The latest article from Stephen saw him visit the South Downs to take in the views and sample the fine sparkling wines of Upperton.
Seasoned with toasted hazelnuts and mineral tone; a thoroughly captivating English sparkling experience.
Drinking superbly right now, but will be truly exceptional with more time in the bottle.
An exceptionally balanced Blanc de Blancs from Nyetimber that is only just entering its stride and with a long life ahead.
A confident rosé is suited to those who find the angular acidity of some English sparkling wines a little bracing.
A sublime Sussex sparkling demonstrating exceptional development and integration.
A first of its kind Meunier Blanc de Noirs with distinctive red apple, berry and nutty savoury character.
A deeper rosé with rich wild strawberry, raspberry and a hint of winter spice.
This wine is delicately textured, loaded with bright, zingy lime and grapefruit flavours.
Honeyed pastry notes add weigh to a clean mineral backbone in this delicate but expressive Rosé.
A hugely impressive and appealing wine demonstrating sublime integration and development.
A Perfect balance between the zesty vibrance, the riper stone fruit flavours and nutty, biscuity notes.
A wealth of biscuit, oatmeal and nutty complexity, whilst the texture is smooth, creamy and enveloping.
A look at the hugely ambitious Rathfinny Wine Estate in Sussex, leading the way in English wine tourism.
A lively, crisp palate awaits with a zesty lemon tart zing and lightly honeyed stone fruit flavours.
A textbook example of winemaker restraint resulting in a wine of finesse and precision.
Impressive length with profound yeasty complexity on the finish.
A playful, easy drinking rosé that comes perfectly timed for summer sipping.
A fun, fruity and playful wine with an underlying red berry fruit purity that remains firmly true to Albourne Estate’s established stylistic expression.
Dermot Sugrue’s latest masterpiece comes in the form of a Pinot biased Cuvée from Wiston.
An elegant and gently textured English Sparkling with real finesse.
A look at the full range of sparkling wines from Sussex-based Charles Palmer.
Elegant, refined, and with a lengthy finish that will keep you reaching for another pour.
Soft, ripe apricot with surprisingly warming honeyed notes.