Arras, Tasmania (Australia) – interview with Ed Carr ( #notachampagnewine )

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AGT Wine Magazine Winemaker of the Year 2011 Ed Carr, the man who makes Australia's most famous world class sparkling wine ARRAS from Tasmania, certainly  knows his bubbles - in fact he's Australia’s most awarded sparkling winemaker and also a huge … [Read more...]

Camel Valley, Cornwall (UK) – Interview with Bob & Sam Lindo (#notachampagnewine )

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Winemaking is Camel Valley (UK) founder and former RAF pilot Bob Lindo's third career. In-between flying and fizz there was a spell of sheep farming before he discovered that his sun-drenched property on the banks of the River Camel was better … [Read more...]

Britain’s Best Bubbles for the Royal Wedding (note: #notachampagnewine )


Since the late 1990s England's delicious, méthode traditionelle or methode anglaise sparklers (note: #notachampagnewine ), made from the classic champagne grape varieties of chardonnay, pinot noir and pinot meunier  have been consistently wining … [Read more...]