English Wine Videos and Films — wine tasting

Wiston Estate wine tasting with Dermot Sugrue Wine Maker

Wiston Estate wine tasting with Dermot Sugrue Wine Maker

Described by Steven Spurrier as “the best winemaker in England”, Irish-born Dermot Sugrue is one of the leading lights in the English Wine scene.  Following many years training as a winemaker at first Plumpton Agricultural College, Sussex, then Château l'Eglise-Clinet, Pomerol and Château Leoville-Barton, St Julien, he was appointed winemaker at Nyetimber in 2004 and oversaw their emergence as one of the largest and most recognised English Wine Producers globally.   In 2006 he met Harry and Pip Goring, who shared their dream of planting a vineyard at Wiston Estate and producing their own terroir-driven wines from the chalk-abundant land. Inspired by...

Ridgeview wine tasting with Simon Roberts Wine Maker

Ridgeview wine tasting with Simon Roberts Wine Maker

A natural winemaker with a skilled palate, Simon likes minimal intervention as a Winemaker and would rather let the grapes speak for themselves. Simon has trained at Plumpton Wine College and also gained experience in Australia. In this informative English wine tasting Simon talks through Ridgeview’s sparkling wines and shares stories from the brands impressive history. Ridgeview has led the way in the English sparkling wine revolution, crafting classic method wines since 1995. Established near the picturesque village of Ditchling in Sussex, this second-generation family business was crowned the globes best in the ‘International Wine & Spirit Competition’ in 2018 and...

Nyetimber Wine tasting with Cherie Spriggs and Brad Greatrix

Nyetimber Wine tasting with Cherie Spriggs and Brad Greatrix

  Nyetimber have been at the forefront of English sparkling wine for many years. Both Brad and Cherie are key in advancing the prestigious English sparkling wine to be known throughout the world. Notably, Cherie was awarded the sparkling winemaker of the year at the International Wine Challenge in 2018. Cherie and Brad talk through Nyetimber's history from it's naming of the location in the Doomsday Book right up to the present day. Finally, they go through Nyetimber's wines, their approach to winemaking and why they believe that Nyetimber and English sparkling wine still has much more to come.