In part two of the April round-up, John tastes through seven diverse sparkling rosé wines.
In the first of a double feature, John rounds up a selection of the best still English rosé wines from the 2022 vintage.
For the latest in the English Vertical Series, John tastes through eight vintages of Chapel Down’s flagship Kit’s Coty Chardonnay.
LATEST SPARKLING WINE REVIEWS
Superbly structured, beginning with brisk, crisp acidity before giving way to creamy stone fruit and biscuity layers.
Orchard fruits at the forefront, while riper peachy notes form on the mid-taste.
Distinctive and rich, and it’s a wine that I would have a lot of fun with some meaty food pairings.
LATEST STILL WINE REVIEWS
Joyous, fruity and refreshing, with bursts of tangy red berries interspersed with crisp citrus.
Vibrant, with a peppery, punchy fusion of tangy red berries, hints of blackberry, spice and grip.
A promising Chardonnay with notes of ripe apple and peach, butterscotch and toasted spice.