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Wednesday 22 October 2014

English Wine

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 »

English Wine Week goes up a gear

English Wine Producers has unveiled a new logo and point of sale materials to support next month’s English Wine Week as the organisation announced details of its annual tasting.

Friday, April 4th, 2014 No Comments »

England to put Olympic spirit into wine symposium

England plans to bring the spirit of the London Olympics to the ninth International Cool Climate Wine Symposium, which the UK will host in 2016.

Monday, March 31st, 2014 No Comments »

Duchess opens England’s answer to UC Davis

HRH The Duchess of Cornwall officially opened the UK’s first dedicated viticulture and oenology research centre yesterday.

Thursday, March 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Co-operative to sell English vineyard

The struggling Co-operative Group is to sell its vineyard in Gloucestershire four years after planting vines on the site.

Monday, March 3rd, 2014 1 Comment »

English winery invests £2m to meet demand

Two English wine estates have secured bank loans to expand this year as they attempt to meet growing demand.

Monday, January 6th, 2014 No Comments »

UK vineyards set to benefit from climate change

Britain could become one of the world’s key wine producers by the middle of this century as global warming moves the limits of viticulture further north.

Monday, December 16th, 2013 1 Comment »

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