Meopham Valley Vineyard Like so many English vineyard owners, Surinder and his family did not have a background in wine before taking on the English vineyard - Meophams. In this wonderful English vineyard interview we discover the story behind the new owners and why they decided to switch careers and start making English wines. Hi Surinder, welcome to the English Wine Collection’s Vineyard focus. Could you provide some background on yourself and the team at Meophams? Meopham Valley Vineyard was established in 1991, by David and Pauline Grey. Due to David’s retirement, our family were presented with an exciting...
Where should you go to learn about wine in England? There are many different colleges around the UK that offer WSET level training to improve and develop your own wine knowledge. We decided as part of our English wine interviews we'd go to the only dedicated wine college in England that even has it's own vineyard! We discover that the students get involved with all parts of the wine making process and even have their names on the bottles of wine that they have been apart of producing.
In another of our English wine interviews we chat to the multi award winning Wiston Vineyard. Wiston produce many superb English sparkling wines and with the recent announcement of more medals at this years awards we thought it was about time that we caught up this English vineyard and winery.
In this English vineyard interview we chat to Christopher from Denbies' wine estate who tells us about the story behind this English vineyard. With such a wonderful summer things are looking very 'promising' indeed for this English vineyard.