John talks to and tastes the first sparkling wines from Mereworth in Kent.
It’s English Wine Week, and to celebrate we have partnered with The Vineyards of the Surrey Hills to put together a mixed case and live tasting.
John reviews a selection of still and sparkling Welsh wine from White Castle and Montgomery vineyard.
LATEST SPARKLING WINE REVIEWS
A hint of tangy red berries and lots of nutty pastry complexity, leading to a clean mineral finish.
Superbly wholesome and precise, but seasoned with just the right amount of spiced pastry and biscuit to add structure and texture.
Texturally and structurally perfect, and also one of the best priced Blanc de Noirs on the market right now.
LATEST STILL WINE REVIEWS
Ripe cherry-focussed flavours and light tannic structure with well integrated oak textures.
Cherry and ripe raspberry flavours, backed by dark chocolate and a crushed peppery spice.
Very clean and zest, with fresh and floral notes.