Baked apple pudding and ripe stone fruit flavours set the stage for an incredibly approachable Blanc de Blancs.
Winemaker: Hattingley Valley Region: Hampshire Wine Type: Blanc de Blancs Vintage: 2013 RRP: £47.50 grape varieties: Chardonnay WINE REVIEW Hattingley Valley’s inaugural Blanc de Blancs 2011 won the title of Best Blanc de Blancs in the World at the 2017 Champagne and Sparkling Wine World Championships. This, the follow-up 2013 vintage, has big boots to […]
A beautiful sense of purity and an almost powdery, sherbert-like texture.
A welcoming richness that is sure to go down well as we move closer to English summer time.
WOTM March 2019 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.
A fresh and expressive Blanc de Blancs from Harrow & Hope.
Exceptional balance between the rich, ripe, honest English orchard fruit intensity and the developing autolytic richness.
WOTM January 2019 A cut above many examples in the price range and exceptionally good value.
An exceptionally balanced Blanc de Blancs from Nyetimber that is only just entering its stride and with a long life ahead.
A sublime Sussex sparkling demonstrating exceptional development and integration.
Bright and precise, this elegant Blanc de Blancs excels with its focussed orchard fruit flavours and delicate minerality.
A deeper rosé with rich wild strawberry, raspberry and a hint of winter spice.
Both driving and giving, ending on a delicious honey roasted nut complexity that lingers elegantly on the finish.
Probably the best mainstream own-label English wine on the market right now.
Crisp green apple and citrus flavours with flesh peach and textural oak spiciness.
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.
Rich on the ripe orchard fruit flavours with a decadently creamy, soft mousse.
A delicious, rich Brut Reserve from Gusbourne with lovely nutty complexity.
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.