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
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?