This month’s round-up looks at a trio of delicious new English sparkling wines as well as a selection of fresh and tasty 2020 vintage still wines.
Sam continues his retailer series by talking to James Hawkins of Hawkins Bros. Fine English Wines.
A midsummer round-up of some of the latest and greatest English wines, including a new High Clandon Cuvée and a selection of spectacular 2020 still wines.
LATEST SPARKLING WINE REVIEWS
Ripe fruit at the forefront with an orchard fruit fusion of ripe red apple, and generous peachiness.
Fine-tuned, linear acidity and crunchy green apples lead to riper pear and apricot flavours.
A crisp sparkling red that feels like a deep, dark rosé, with some lovely crunchy red fruit, tangy cranberry and pink grapefruit peel.
LATEST STILL WINE REVIEWS
Brilliantly vivid and vibrant red fruit flavours with salted-pretzel complexities.
Vibrant cherries, raspberry and cherry blossom, with some deep spiced oak and savoury textures.
Crunchy, youthful, tangy cranberry and winter berries with hints of dark chocolate.