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Tuesday 1 December 2015


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 »

Champagne houses eyeing English fizz

Champagne houses will soon be seeking to acquire some of England’s top sparkling wine estates, according to one producer in the UK.

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

First English sparkling wine sorbet

England’s first sorbet made from locally made sparkling wine has been released.

Friday, July 25th, 2014 No Comments »

England rugby captain opens wine bar

England’s rugby captain Chris Robshaw has opened a wine bar in Winchester with his friend and former Hampshire cricketer Kevin Latouf.

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013 No Comments »

Camilla calls for new name for English sparkling wine

The Duchess of Cornwall has demanded that a new name needs to be found in which to better describe English sparkling wine.

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013 12 Comments »

Liberty expands English sparkling range

Liberty Wines has augmented its English sparkling offering with the addition of Hampshire’s Hattingley Valley.

Monday, July 1st, 2013 1 Comment »

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