Locally owned and operated, The Winery is located in the Petaling Jaya thriving suburb of SS2. Centrally located, just off the Lebuhraya Damansara Puchong (LDP) at Exit 1107, The Winery is proud to offer a niche mixture of mid-range to boutique and premium selection of wine in the Klang Valley. We have an expert staff of passionate wine enthusiasts ready to answer your questions and find what you are looking for.
Looking for a wine gift, or something to suit your taste, or pair with our food? If it’s possible to get in Malaysia, we can get it for you. Just ask for our team and we’ll hunt down just the right drink for you.
With another store in Kota Damansara, The Winery is continuing to grow and expand our range of wines. Come by and support the locally owned outlets, and raise a toast to the vision and determination of hard working professionals who also love wine and have brought you not only an incredible selection, but also a sensory experience you won’t soon forget.
About the people behind The Winery
Paolo Tan, co-owner, wine buyer cum wine trainer, has been in the wine and beverage industry some 15 years. From humble beginnings in 2000 as wine server with Vintage Cellar Wine Bar, he moved on to Summer Wine Bar in 2002 as wine adviser. He spent the past nine years since 2004 at Denise The Wine Shop, with responsibility as senior wine and spirit buyer as well as wine trainer. He also contributed to articles on wine for lifestyle publication, Prestigious PLE magazine.
Tan, an experienced wine trainer, has conducted regular training classes in the industry – The Danna Langkawi Hotel (Staff Training), The Datai Langkawi Hotel (Staff Training), Denise The Wine Shop (Staff Training), Dionysius Asia (Staff Training). He also gave presentation and participated in ‘Wine Talk’ sessions for academics, restaurants & hotels – YTL school (Food & Wine Pairing)
In his portfolio as wine buyer, Tan visited vineyards and wineries in France (Bordeaux, Burgundy, Languedoc, Rhone Valley), Italy (Toscana), Spain (Catalunya, Galicia), New Zealand (Martinborough, Marlborough, Central Otago, Auckland, Waipara) to source for wines palatable to the local market.
William Loh, co-owner, has been in the wine industry for over 10 years, with experience in the wholesale operation in Penang and wine store franchisee operator in Kuala Lumpur. His venture in Penang focused on wholesale supply to hotels, restaurants and bistros, while his franchise business was started in 2008 on developing wine knowledge amongst the young generation enthusiasts.
Loh traveled extensively in South Australia to source reputable wines for his customers. Amongst the vineyards and wineries visited include well-known world class South Australian winemakers Gleatzer, Woodstock, Oliverhill, Maxwell, Geoff Hardy, and Rockford Winery in Barossa.
His passion for the wine industry led Loh to initial private events for several corporate companies in the country under the theme ‘Passion for Wine Experience’.