English Wine Week 2020 takes place 20 - 28 June with a host of online events. We'll be celebrating with this webinar hosted by our friends at Ridgeview, one of the pioneers of English sparkling wine.
Join in the English Wine Week celebrations with this webinar from Ridgeview, one of the original pioneers of English sparkling wine.
Brandon Barnham, Ridgeview’s Business Development Manager will tell you all about the history of English sparkling wine and the recent developments within the industry. He'll also share Ridgeview’s story as they celebrate their 25th anniversary.
If you want to celebrate along with a bottle of Ridgeview, you can buy their multi-award-winning Bloomsbury directly here. For those in the UK they're offering free next week day delivery on all orders placed pre-11am and £2 of every bottle goes to support Hospitality Action.
If you enjoy the webinar, we would love to welcome you onto one of our WSET wine courses, all of which can be studied online from your home. More details here.
Since their foundation in 1995, Ridgeview have been at the forefront of crafting traditional method English sparkling wines. The second-generation family company were one of the first English wineries to solely concentrate on Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier.
Ridgeview wines are regularly served at Royal occasions, State Banquets and have won numerous international accolades including ‘International Winemaker of the Year’ at the International Wine & Spirits Competition 2019. Ridgeview have also been recognised as one of the best vineyards in the world, having placed number 36 in the ‘Top 50 World’s Best Vineyards’.
Ridgeview’s dedication, passion and determination have contributed significantly to the international reputation of English sparkling wine, leading the way in exporting to 15 countries around the globe. Nestled at the foot of the picturesque South Downs in Ditchling near Brighton, their tasting room, with its gorgeous views, is open throughout the year for tours, tastings and events. Ridgeview’s founders philosophy ‘Life is For Celebrating’ defines everything they do and this message can be found inside the foil of every bottle. Ridgeview will be celebrating 25 years of foundation all throughout 2020.