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Monday 5 December 2016 loc: GB

English sparkling wine

Ridgeview CEO named ‘business woman of the year’

Tamara Roberts, CEO of English winery Ridgeview, has been named ‘Sussex Businesswoman of the Year’.

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 No Comments »

The Proust Q&A: Tamara Roberts

The chief executive of English sparkling estate Ridgeview on competing in Cowes Week regattas, splashing out on wine and drinking Raveneau with Victoria Wood.

Monday, November 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Champagne’s pretenders to the throne

The dominance of Champagne is being challenged by producers in England, Italy and Tasmania. db’s Lucy Shaw takes stock of the sparkling estates that are re-energising the market.

Friday, November 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Rathfinny Estate appoints brand ambassador

English wine producer, Rathfinny Estate, has named Rob Buckhaven as its brand ambassador ahead of the launch of its first sparkling wine in 2018.

Thursday, November 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Hambledon launches its first sparkling rosé

Hampshire-based Hambledon Vineyard has launched its first sparkling rosé wine, Hambledon Classic Cuvée Rosé.

Thursday, November 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

Simpsons opens new winery

Kent-based winery Simpsons has celebrated the completion of its first harvest and the opening of its brand new winery.

Thursday, October 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Gusbourne makes three senior appointments

English wine producer Gusbourne has promoted its chief winemaker to chief executive officer in a raft of senior board appointments.

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Government publishes post-Brexit export plans

The government has sought to calm fears over UK trade following Brexit by publishing a template to boost exports of British booze globally.

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Beer and cider boosts Chapel Down results

English winery Chapel Down has announced positive sales in the first half of the year with its beer and cider arm soaring.

Friday, September 30th, 2016 No Comments »

Sparkling Masters 2016: the results

No longer just a tipple for ladies who lunch, sparkling has become a ‘lifestyle’ wine for consumers around the world, and as our Masters competition showed, the quality is rising from Champagne to English sparkling and beyond.

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016 No Comments »

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