Chapel Down Sparkling Bacchus

English wine producer Chapel Down has released a sparkling version of its popular Bacchus expression. The new Sparkling Bacchus has been developed to “extend knowledge and understanding of the grape variety”, which according to Chapel Down, is widely becoming known as England’s answer to Sauvignon Blanc. To make the new variant – the seventh expression …

Sussex wine producer Ridgeview is predicting that the future of English wine looks sparkling, after announcing that 2016 was its best year ever for sales. More than 5 million bottles of English wine are produced in the UK every year, spread over 5,000 acres of English countryside and in 2016 export was up 100% for …