We caught up with Matt Hodgson, Managing Director of independent English wine retailer Grape Britannia.
This month John takes a look at the latest crop of zero dosage English sparkling wines, as well as a duo of own-label best buys and a delectable light Pinot Noir.
Stephen catches up with Henry Laithwaite pre-harvest to talk rain, family and sparkling wine.
Monday 10th September sees wine judges head to Dorset’s Langham Wine Estate for the 2018 South West Vineyards Association (SWVA) competition.
Top bank holiday English Sparkling deals from Waitrose Cellar, with an extra 8% off all orders over £80 for Great British Wine readers.
Already one of England’s most iconic and recognisable wine brands, Nyetimber unveils a smart new look for its full range of premium sparkling wines.
Norfolk’s Flint Vineyard launches a first of its kind English Charmat method sparkling Rosé.
Hattingley Valley announces participation in this month’s 2018 Nantucket Wine Festival and a fresh look for the US market.
With the Royal Wedding less than 3 weeks away, Greyfriars Vineyard have made a well-timed launch of their Cuvée Royale.
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LATEST SPARKLING WINE REVIEWS
Pretty cranberry and raspberry flavours partnering crisp apple and sweet pear notes.
A flourish of crisp apples and hints of white peach, before a wave of tangy red fruit and light spiced almond notes.
An intense fusion of tropical fruit, zesty citrus fruits and vibrant tropics that is immediately Bacchus-like, with added bubbles.
LATEST STILL WINE REVIEWS
Spritely energy with richer, riper tropical fruit and white peach notes.
This wine was such an exciting sip, and my favourite of an incredibly strong line-up of 2018 wines from Flint.
Bright, zingy lime and grapefruit flavours, with passion fruit and gooseberry notes.