The Liberator

SOUTH AFRICA

Richard Kelley MW is The Liberator. This vinous explorer unearths hidden gems from South Africa and brings them to the UK to showcase these forgotten, lost or unknown wines under the brand 'The Liberator'.

Kelley is, arguably, the UK's leading authority on South African wine having lived there for seven years, been a contributor to Platter's Guide and a judge for prestigious South African wine shows. He now is the owner, with his wife Rebekah, of the importer Dreyfus Ashby, where he showcases not only the Liberator wines but a wide range of other exquisite producers.