A visit to the charming Jenkyn Place vineyard in mid October, just before grape harvest.
Great British Wine founder John started his English wine journey as a prolific reviewer on popular wine app Vivino. After relocating to Surrey in 2013, he discovered great wines were on his doorstep, and set about exploring the world of English wine, launching the website in 2015. Now a self-appointed Great British Wine ambassador, he has a mission to explore all corners of the UK to uncover the best producers and most exciting wines.
A later September pre-harvest tour of Bluebell Vineyard in Sussex with comprehensive wine tasting.
A tour & tasting during September to the beautiful Nutbourne Vineyards in West Sussex.
A visit in September to Nyetimber vineyard in West Sussex with tasting of their current Sparkling wine range.
My tour of Albury Vineyard in Surrey during August, and tasting of their excellent Sparkling and still Rosé wines.
During July I visited Denbies in Surrey for a vineyard and winery tour, as well as a tasting of the Sparkling wine range.
Visit to my local vineyard Greyfriars in Guilford, Surrey for a tasting of their latest English wine releases.
English wines receive a record number of awards in 2015, full Decanter World Wine Awards inside.
My visit in June to Urban Winery London Cru, with a tour of the winery and tasting of their current range of wines.
A unique look into the growing wine industry in China, with a tour of the excellent Grace Vineyard.
I pick some of the best English wine deals for the May bank holiday.
My pick of the three favourite wines I tasted at the EWP Press & Trade event in London in May.