In honour of English Wine Week I purchased two bottles of English Sparkling Wine from Hattingley Valley vineyard which is based in Hampshire, UK. I hadn’t heard of them before, and I have never been to Hampshire, but I was trying to find an affordable English wine to help me celebrate English Wine Week. Now … More English Wine Review: The English Lady
Following on from my previous post on English Wine Week 2021, the only other English Wines I have actually sampled other than the Compton Green wine I mentioned previously, are the vegan wines available from Polgoon Vineyard in Cornwall where we went for a vineyard tour last summer. As we visited at a time when … More English Wine Week 2021: Polgoon Vineyard
English Wine Week 2021 is taking place this week from Saturday 19th June to Sunday 27th June and is an opportunity to bring the increasing number of English wines and vineyards into the spotlight! To be honest, until I started studying more about wine last year I wasn’t really aware of the sheer volume of … More English Wine Week 2021 – Celebrating English Wines!
Despite being vegan since 2014 I hadn’t really given the idea of vegan wines much thought, surely wine is just made of grapes and what could possibly be non-vegan about that? Well, the non-vegan aspect of wines is not to do with the content of the wine but rather the processes used in wine-making which … More What makes a wine vegan?