The GBW team assemble to taste a selection of Own Label sparkling wines from supermarkets and wine retailers.
The first of three Hampshire-based vineyard visits for the GBW team, starting at Hattingley Valley for a first taste of Entice 2016.
John spends the first day of English Wine Week touring his local vineyards in Surrey.
WINE OF THE MONTH
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LATEST SPARKLING WINE REVIEWS
Moodier and more mysterious than the legendary 2011 vintage.
Strikingly dry and clean throughout, the real surprise is the depth and length of the finish.
Crisp and fresher than the previous 2013 vintage from Hattingley, and all the better for it!
LATEST STILL WINE REVIEWS
Very much a summer drinking rosé, with surprising length and citrus vibrancy.
A delicious wine, lively and full in flavour with a sweeter fruit streak.
Another excellent delicate and aromatic white wine from Nutbourne in Sussex.