Tag: Sparkling wine

Juve Y Camps Cava
19
Sep
2021

In praise of Spanish Cava

Been hearing a lot about how good Spanish Cava is these days and how it’s reinvented itself over the last few years. So with the festive season rapidly approaching, I…

Furleigh Estate winery
27
Sep
2020

Furleigh Estate – English wine at its best – Pt1

With over 700 vineyards now in England you don’t have to travel very far to visit and appreciate how good English wine has become. On a recent short break to…

Ridgeview Sparkling wine
13
Sep
2020

Ridgeview Bloomsbury NV

Rule Britannia, Britannia rules the wine, well today it does as I had a double header turn up in the form of a wonderful bottle of Ridgeview Bloomsbury NV sparkling…

L'Atzar Cava
02
Aug
2020

L’Atzar – Classy Cava

If Cava was ever underrated in its chequered past, let me tell you, this no longer applies as there is some serious classy Spanish fizz around now and this L’Atzar…

12
Aug
2017

Graham Beck – Fabulous South African Fizz

Been spoilt with good fizz over the last few months and this Graham Beck is up there with the best I’ve tasted especially for the price. From the first sip…

12
Jul
2017

Hush Heath Estate English Winery

Following my recent visit to Hambledon winery in Hampshire I set off for another enjoyable day at another English winery this time in sunny Staplehurst, Kent (Garden of England) and…

26
Apr
2017

Hambledon Vineyard visit

Some may say who needs Champagne when we have Sparking wine in this country as good as this, I have sampled a few English wines mostly a tastings and events…