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Saturday 3 December 2016 loc: GB

English Wine Producers

Nyetimber reports £20m deficit but sales rise

Nyetimber has reported trading losses and a ‘net asset deficiency’ of £20 million for the year to 31st December – but says it is on track to long-term expansion.

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Steven Spurrier ‘angry’ about 2016 harvest in UK

Leading wine authority, Steven Spurrier, who grows Champagne grapes in Dorset, told db yesterday that he was angry about claims that this year’s harvest in the UK is “fantastic”.

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 5 Comments »

Ridgeview’s Texas deal set to strengthen US position

Sussex sparkling wine producer Ridgeview is set to strengthen its position in the US market by launching its range in Texas.

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Biggest ever English fizz shipment sets sail for US

Corks will be popping from Montana to Massachusetts as the biggest ever shipment of English sparkling wine sets sail for the US today.

Friday, August 19th, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures

This week’s pictorial round-up takes in an English sparkling Olympics, a virtual reality “immersive beer experience”, and a Villa Maria “bach”, while capturing a new taste matching sensation: Chablis and pizza.

Friday, August 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Experts renew calls for UK to rejoin OIV

Leading wine academics have echoed wine critic and expert Jancis Robinson MW’s call for the UK to rejoin the OIV, saying they represent the views of producers, traders and retailers across the UK wine sector.

Tuesday, August 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Oz Clarke crowned top communicator

Wine writer and broadcaster Oz Clarke has been named English Wine Producers’ Communicator of the Year for 2016.

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

Gusbourne looks to raise £10m from new bonds

English sparkling wine producer Gusbourne Estate is raising up to £10m through issuing new bonds to support its newly planted vineyards.

Thursday, July 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Tough 2015 sees English wine production dip

A cooler growing season meant that 5.06 million bottles of English and Welsh wines were produced from the 2015 harvest, a slight drop on the record-breaking harvest of 2014.

Monday, May 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Birmingham to host English wine tasting

Birmingham will host its first ever English wine trade and press tasting next Monday.

Friday, January 8th, 2016 No Comments »

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