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Wednesday 27 July 2016 loc: GB

English Wine

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 »

English wine guide omits entire region

Popular US wine education blog Wine Folly has published a guide to English wine with one substantial omission – can you spot it?

Friday, July 15th, 2016 6 Comments »

Brexit reshuffle: Leadsom to head up Defra

Andrea Leadsom has been appointed as the new Defra minister, the government department which oversees food and farming, including the burgeoning English wine industry.

Thursday, July 14th, 2016 1 Comment »

Wetherspoon founder loses £18m after Brexit

The founder of UK pub chain Wetherspoon, who donated £224,000 to the ‘vote leave’ campaign, has seen £18m wiped off the value of his shares following last month’s result.

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Confusion over ‘British’ wine damaging England’s reputation

Cheap wine made from imported grape juice labelled as “British” is causing consumer confusion and damaging the reputation of English wines according to one producer.

Monday, June 6th, 2016 6 Comments »

The week in pictures

Golden pineapples, incredible truffle-infused hot dogs, ancient kings of Wessex, blooms at the races and of course, English Wine Week, db takes a look back over the past week.

Friday, June 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 English still wines

It’s English Wine Week, and we’re turning our attention to non-sparkling English wines with our Top 10 English Still Wines.

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Bolney Estates opens new visitor centre

English wine producer Bolney Wine has opened its new visitor centre as it looks to more than treble the number of domestic visitors.

Friday, May 20th, 2016 No Comments »

English wine achieves ‘significant milestone’ in US

The British Bottle Company has agreed a deal with US-based Vine Street Imports to distribute the wines of four English producers, making it the largest portfolio of English wines available in any market outside of the UK.

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Waitrose Cellar sells Champagne by the bottle

Waitrose is to sell single bottles of Champagne on its by-the-case website for the first time.

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 No Comments »

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