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Saturday 23 May 2015

English Wine

Exton Park sets out English ambition

The latest addition to the English sparkling wine category has set out ambitions for high quality based on single vineyard production and a significant reserve wine component to its blends.

Monday, May 18th, 2015 No Comments »

English wine hails bumper year

Figures for the 2014 harvest released today have revealed a record-breaking 47,433 hectolitres, or 6.3 million bottles, of English wine have been produced – up 42% on 2013.

Monday, May 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Gusbourne signs sommelier talent

English wine producer Gusbourne has recruited one of the UK’s top sommeliers, Laura Rhys MS, to a new role managing the brand’s international development.

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015 No Comments »

Waitrose sales of English wine jump 95%

Volume sales of English wine at Waitrose increased by 95% in 2014 compared to the previous year, with the industry said to be experiencing “real momentum”.

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 No Comments »

English wine to make biggest presence yet at ProWein

ProWein beckons once again for a growing number of English wine producers now setting their sights on developing export markets, with the region making its largest presence at the fair to date.

Monday, March 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Sussex wine makes bid for protected status

Wineries in Sussex are making a bid for PDO status – which could result in the region’s wines receiving the same protection as Champagne or Prosecco.

Thursday, March 5th, 2015 1 Comment »

Thieves steal £80k worth of wine from Bolney

Nearly 5,000 bottles of wine worth £80,000 have been stolen from Bolney Wine Estate in West Sussex overnight.

Friday, February 27th, 2015 No Comments »

British embassies ‘should serve English wine’

A Tory MP has called for British embassies to serve more English and Welsh wine to foreign dignitaries rather than French.

Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 No Comments »

English winery slams Westminster bubbles

One of the English wine industry’s largest producers has hit out at UK Members of Parliament for showing such an unpatriotic approach to their cellar.

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Most expensive English sparkler on sale

Chapel Down has released a Nebuchadnezzar of its blanc de blancs 2008 priced at £5,000 – the most expensive English sparkling wine ever.

Monday, December 1st, 2014 No Comments »

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