Stephen visits The Grange in Hampshire for the launch of their new winery in time for harvest 2022.
Great British Round-up August 2022
This month, John’s focussed on 2021 vintage English wines, with a delectable trio of white blends, as well as four textural still releases.
Langham Estate – Past, Present and Future
Françoise heads down to Dorset to raise a glass or two of the best of Langham Estate as they plant their latest vineyard.
LATEST SPARKLING WINE REVIEWS
Wiston Blanc de Noir 2014
Peach, sweet red apple, orange skin and crisp almond pastry, as well as the fragrance of beautiful Burgundian oak.
Denbies Cubitt Blanc de Noirs 2014
Delicious winter spiced notes that stands out with orange peel and spiced roasted almonds.
Raimes Blanc de Noirs 2018
Perfectly judged, bringing forward a creamy generosity to balance the taut red berry and crisp apple flavours.
LATEST STILL WINE REVIEWS
Dillions Rosé 2020
Riper strawberry and peach flavours, with a light creaminess, suggestions of pomegranate and rhubarb.
Dillions Bacchus 2020
Waves of zesty citrus fruit and grassy tones, while the mid-taste brings ripe pears and a hint of tangy tropical fruit.
Greyfriars NOOR 2020
Green apple, citrus, white peach, and a flinty minerality with a light textured nuttiness.