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Sunday 1 February 2015

English Wine

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 »

English fizz adds demi-sec for Christmas

English wine producer Ambriel has added a second new expression to its range this year with the introduction of a demi-sec sparkling wine.

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 No Comments »

Hush Heath adds new sparkling tier

English wine producer Hush Heath Estate has introduced a “more approachable” range to help broaden the appeal of English sparkling wine.

Friday, November 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Chapel Down to double production

Chapel Down’s CEO has predicted consolidation among English wine producers, describing his own business as being in “a fairly aggressive” position to snap up smaller players.

Friday, October 31st, 2014 No Comments »

UK wine industry sees dramatic rise

The number of UK wine producers has more than doubled during the last two years, based on new businesses registered with HM Revenue & Customs.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 1 Comment »

English winemakers hail ‘near perfect’ 2014

The English wine industry is revelling in the prospect of a second consecutive record year as this summer’s warm, dry conditions continue to hold out during harvest.

Monday, September 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Chapel Down smashes funding target

English wine and beer producer Chapel Down has smashed its original crowdfunding target by raising £2.9 million from investors in just 10 days.

Friday, September 19th, 2014 No Comments »

Hambledon opens door for expansion

English sparkling wine producer Hambledon Vineyard has created the potential to more than double its production by acquiring 46 acres from neighbouring Hampshire estate Meonhill.

Friday, April 11th, 2014 No Comments »

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