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Durham's finest

Gremlins III – a Craft Beer Story

A horrifying transformation overtook a family’s pet Mogwai when it was allowed to drink craft beer after midnight, according to reports this morning. The creature – initially an adorable furry little pet sold by a mysterious Chinese gentleman from a strange backstreet store – is now running amok through town, wearing a lumberjack shirt and […]

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Durham's finest

Durham Market – Shopping local since the 12th century!

Do you know about Durham Outdoor Saturday Market?Some time in the 12th Century a group of local traders got together and created a market that has continued in its present location right up until the present day. A few of them are actually still here by the looks of it… But no matter what happened […]

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Red Wine

To Fridge or not to Fridge, that is the question…

Be prepared for a startling revelation… Red wines don’t always need to be served at room temperature! Now this is something our European friends have known for years but its taken a wee while longer for us Brits to get a ticket for the chill train but more and more of our customers are asking […]

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Whisky

Whisky Galore!

Jamie Williamson is the Douglas Laing man who brings us fine, fine whisky to taste, he’s stopped by to tell you a little more about some of our current offerings. “Established in 1948, Douglas Laing & Co has over 70 years’ experience in creating and purveying the finest Scotch Whiskies. Market Hall Wines have selected […]

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Tequila

Tequila!

Everyone has a tequila story, its a rite of passage for the aspiring adult, and that’s set to continue with over 180 Tequilas launched since 2019. We here at MHW are veterans and we are never far from a blender because its one of the immutable laws of the universe that life is always better […]

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Durham's finest

MHWines – The story so far in pictures

Since those heady days way back in 2016 when Mark first had the vision of Market Hall Wines right up until the current day we’ve thoroughly enjoyed bringing our shop to the folk of Durham and the visitors to our wonderful city. Join us for a wander down memory lane…