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Friday 28 October 2016 loc: US


Jenkyn Place echoes ‘vintage of the century’ hope

Simon Bladon, owner of Jenkyn Place Vineyard, has echoed the expectant hope of fellow Hampshire wine estate owner Ian Kellett that 2016 could be the ‘vintage of the century’ for his estate.

Friday, September 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Champagne Pommery to make English fizz

Champagne Pommery has become the second famous maison to stake a claim in English fizz, as it announces a partnership with Hampshire wine producer Hattingley Valley.

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

Jenkyn Place to add blanc de blancs to range

Hampshire winery Jenkyn Place is preparing to add a vintage blanc de blancs to its range from the 2015 vintage, winemaker Dermot Sugrue has revealed.

Thursday, April 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Exton Park launches ‘England’s first 100% Pinot Meunier’

Hampshire’s Exton Park estate will unveil what it claims is England’s first 100% Pinot Meunier rosé at London Wine Fair next week.

Thursday, April 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Hampshire wineries prepare for tasting

Vineyards of Hampshire, the new collective of wineries based in the English county, is gearing up for its first trade tasting in London in February.

Friday, January 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Hampshire vineyards create wine association

Seven Hampshire wineries have joined forces to create a new group to promote the English county’s sparkling and still wines.

Friday, October 30th, 2015 No Comments »

Hambledon ‘better than most NV Champagne’

The owner of Hambledon Vineyard in Hampshire has priced his top drop high at £42.50 but believes that it is “better than most non-vintage Champagnes”.

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 5 Comments »

Champagne has ‘left door open on quality’

Champagne producers have taken their eye off the ball and “left the door wide open on quality” according to one English sparkling wine producer.

Monday, October 26th, 2015 3 Comments »

English fizz ‘more energetic’ than Champagne

English sparkling wine has a distinct identity and is more “energetic and vivacious” in character than Champagne, according to one producer.

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 No Comments »

Nyetimber to release non-vintage sparkler

West Sussex-based English sparkling wine estate Nyetimber is to release a non-vintage fizz onto the market, having built up a reserve wine library since 2007.

Monday, September 7th, 2015 No Comments »

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