MP Calls for English Wine to be served in British Embassies

Written on 16th March 2017 by Glass of Bubbly in industry-news

Boutinot Buys Henners English Sparkling Wine

Written on 16th March 2017 by Glass of Bubbly in industry-news

How Millennials are Changing the Sparkling Wine Industry

Written on 9th March 2017 by Glass of Bubbly in industry-news

A proposed law to force British embassies around the world to buy and serve English and Welsh wines instead of Champagne, Prosecco and Cava is being introduced in the UK Parliament. Ms Ghani said "lack ... Read more

Henners Vineyard in Sussex has been bought by Boutinot for an undisclosed sum. Henners Vineyard was set up in 2007 by Lawrence Warr, a former Formula One engineer. Henners now has ten acres of Chardonnay, Pinot ... Read more

There's a lot of talk about the millennial generation, who are currently aged between 18-32 and it seems the sparkling wine industry has not been left out. Getting in touch with the millennial market is ... Read more

Sparkling wine is predicted to grow by a massive 18.8%, up to 15 million cases a year, over the next 3 years. The increasing trend for Prosecco has played a large part in the sales ... Read more

It seems the Prosecco craze isn't about to die down anytime soon, with sales expected to rise over the coming years. Imports of all sparkling wines, including Champagne, Prosecco and Cava, are estimated to rise ... Read more

At only £5 a bottle, Progrigio, a sparkling wine made by blending Prosecco's Glera grape and Pinot Grigio sets look to become a popular option for those on a budget. The drink is designed to ... Read more

Major supermarket Lidl has reported a huge growth in sales of Prosecco - 79% in a year. Despite dry January, people are still keen on a bottle of bubbly. Thanks to the affordable prices of ... Read more

Despite the fact dry January has just ended, Aldi has had a 4% sales boost for wine and beer during the month. This means the German-owned Aldi has taken over The Co-op to become the ... Read more

Villa Sandi recorded an extremely positive performance in 2016 with 20% increase in revenue on the previous year. The positive trend was... marked by the success of Prosecco in all markets, but was also supported ... Read more

The whirlwind launch of Digby Fine English in the United States last month has seen its flagship, 2010 Vintage Reserve Brut, being listed at Alinea in Chicago which has three Michelin stars. Trevor Clough, CEO ... Read more

South African producer, Benguela Cove, have bought a golf course in Sussex to turn into a vineyard. They propose to turn one of the 102-year-old club’s 18-hole courses to nine holes and develop a 45-acre vineyard on ... Read more

At the heart of Exton Park lie two key components – the prized chalk terroir that imparts a unique, mineral character to the grapes and the policy of focussing on non-vintage wines that are backed ... Read more

English grower-producers Hattingley Valley have won several awards in this year's wine competitions, bringing their total for 2016 to one trophy, six gold medals (with two best in class), ten silver medals and two bronze ... Read more

On 23rd August a wine grower was crushed to death by his straddle tractor when it overturned in Ludes. This wasn't the first fatality this year in what's considered a very hazardous job. If you've ... Read more

Village Skittles Team Produces Award-Winning Bubbly

Four friends from a skittles team in Shaldon, Devon, who formed a tiny wine-growing syndicate following a pub conversation have won a bronze medal at the Decanter World Wine Awards for their first sparkling wine. ... Read more

Successful Summer for English Sparkling Wine

English Wine Producers have announced a successful year in terms of popularity, sales, prizes and exports. English fizz has performed especially well in terms of sales both to retailers and the public. Waitrose revealed that ... Read more

Camel Valley Exports To Dubai

Camel Valley Vineyard, in Cornwall, have exported two pallets of their award-winning Camel Valley Brut and Pinot Noir Rosé Brutto the most prestigious hotel in Dubai: Al Mahara at the Burj Al Arab Jumeirah.  The ... Read more

Belaire Luxe Blanc de Blancs

Luc Belaire have unveiled Belaire Luxe, an authentic French Blanc de Blancs made exclusively from Chardonnay. Produced in Burgundy, France, Belaire Luxe is blended with a special liqueur de dosage made from Chardonnay aged for ... Read more

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