A look at eight upcoming new releases from Ben Smith of Itasca Wines / Penn Croft.
John takes a look at a selection of 2013 (and one 2017) sparkling wines from the Vineyards of the Surrey Hills.
For English Wine Week, John looks at a selection of diverse and innovative wines.
LATEST SPARKLING WINE REVIEWS
Weighty and structured, delivering on the promise of a bready, savoury mix with stone fruit pastry.
Crunchy green apple, citrus zest with light creamy waves and a touch of creamy lemon posset.
So beautifully textured, ushered in by a soft, supple mousse and wild purity.
LATEST STILL WINE REVIEWS
Understated and elegant: there’s a bright nose of red apple and citrus zest, with a mineral, struck match note.
A fusion of green apple, poached pear and peachy notes with an underlying bitter orange complexity.
An understated white peach, crisp green apple, tingling citrus and mineral finish.