John takes a look at two flagship grapes in English wine, Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, in their various still and sparkling guises.
This month, John takes a look at two indulgent vintage English sparkling wines, as well as a selection of white blends, NV sparkling and something sweet for Easter.
This Good Friday, 10th April 2020, English wine drinkers and producers alike are going to show their support for the industry by buying and drinking their favourite English still and sparkling wines.
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LATEST SPARKLING WINE REVIEWS
Bright red cherry and cranberry flavours that soften to creamier textures and notes of warm brioche. Delicious!
A very welcoming light creaminess that adds texture and contrast to the fresh, crisp red berry fruit flavours.
A delicious, rich Brut Reserve from Gusbourne with lovely nutty complexity.
LATEST STILL WINE REVIEWS
Lots of crunchy green fruit and zestiness upfront, but with the delightful ripeness and summer sunshine of the 2018 vintage showing through
A hugely distinctive and compelling wine with complex aromas of tropical fruit, grass and herbs.
Notes of thyme and sage add a savoury component that would pair well with many summer dishes.