England has been recognised as one of the best sparkling wine producers in the world for several years now. The changing climate means grapes which would have struggled previously now ripen to perfection in Southern England. With a geology like that of Champagne it's no surprise English winemakers have been making a splash on the international stage.
Alongside this explosion in English Sparkling wine has been a quieter improvement in the quality of English still wines, with many of the best examples produced in the South West.
For information on individual vintages, please click to read Harvest Reports by Stephen Skelton MW