James Hawkins of Hawkins Bros on English Wines Part 2
This show was published 05 February 2018
James Hawkins talks to us about the wines they stock at Hawkins Bros Fine English Wines. Many are award-winning, with medals from the Independent English Wine Awards (www.iewa.uk), Wine GB awards, IWC, IWSC and Decanter.
Among the wines stocked are Gusbourne, Hattingley, Albury, Greyfriars.
Greyfriars is very local and has a 50 acres estate, run by the Wagstaff family since 2010. Stocking their sparkling wines and Pinot Gris.
Fox & Fox based in Mayfield in Sussex make a pure Pinot Gris as well as fizz
Wiston - Dermot Sugrue winemaker - Brut Reserve and Blanc de Blancs and a non-vintage rose.
Sugure Pierre (Dermot's own wine)
Ambriel Vineyards in Nutbourne West Sussex
Litmus - make a gin & sparkling wine drink called Ginking
Hush Heath Estate
Exton Park Vineyard
Stopham Estate Pinot Gris
Their biggest seller is their own Hawkins Bros sparkling wine.
The UK Wine Show is sponsored by ThirtyFifty. Our team of wine tasters are busy entertaining and educating UK consumers to help them get the most out of wine.
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