English Wine Profiles — Nyetimber

Cherie Spriggs, Nyetimber Head Wine Maker

Cherie Spriggs, Nyetimber  Head Wine Maker

Cherie Spriggs Nyetimber Head Wine Maker Sparkling Winemaker of the Year 2018 Cherie was born and raised in Canada and after completing a master’s degree at the Wine Research Centre in Vancouver and qualifying as an oenologist, she and her husband Brad, also a winemaker, wanted to join a winery that shared their passion for producing only the best sparkling wine. Cherie and Brad contacted Nyetimber in pursuit of their dream jobs; Cherie had previously tasted Nyetimber and detected a texture and potential in the wine that she hadn’t experienced anywhere else in the world and knew that was where...

Brad Greatrix, Nyetimber Winemaker and innovator

Brad Greatrix, Nyetimber Winemaker and innovator

Brad Greatrix Nyetimber Winemaker and innovator After studying oenology in Canada and Australia, Brad and Cherie travelled around the world to work with winemakers that they admired to gain invaluable hands-on experience. Since joining in 2007, Brad has been integral to building Nyetimber into a sparkling wine producer that is rivalling the best in the world. Responsible for managing the wine making process across all sites, from the reception of the grapes at the Pressing Centre to the expedition of the bottled wine. Being instrumental to the brand’s leading innovation, technology and CSR practices, Brad is considered to be the...