Sparkling Wine News

Art & Sculptures in the Vineyard at High Clandon Estate Vineyard

High Clandon wine estate will host its annual two-week Art & Sculptures exhibition to celebrate the launch of their 2016 vintage Euphoria Cuvée in July, 18th July – 1st August. Tucked away in the Surrey Hills, off the A246 near East Clandon and Guildford is this boutique vineyard and one that focuses on producing vintage-only…

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Aged To Perfection

The cultivation and creation of Sparkling Wine is one that requires care and attention, the creation of a vintage requires the finest touch from the most gorgeous lady alive, the earth. To class your bottle of Sparkling Wine as vintage, the grapes used in that bottle must have all been grown in the same year,…

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5 Roses from 5 different Countries

5 Rosés from 5 Countries

Universally loved and represented across the globe, rosé sparkling wines have that something a little more special, more romantic and more intriguing for many. Usually a touch more expensive than their white alternative, rosé will be more often or not for those extra special occasions especially when it comes to Champagne (and more recently Prosecco)….

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Istenic Prestige 2013 Extra Brut

Istenic Prestige 2013 Extra Brut

I was really excited to taste this sparkling wine from Istenič and once again it did not disappoint! If you love a floral driven sparkling wine with plenty of fresh fruits including exotic then the Prestige 2013 is right up your street. A winery that I have visited and have explored many of their extensive range…

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Champagne Prosecco or Cava Summer Days

Prosecco, Champagne or Cava – Hot Summer Days Choice

Those hot sunny days always manage to tempt us outside be it a picnic at the local park or sunbathing on the beach, enjoying a barbecue in the garden or simply taking time out to read a book on the balcony. I’m sure many will agree that when it’s hot, or boiling, baking, scorching and…

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Istriana Misal SUPER FULL

Istriana SUPER FULL D.O.O – Sparkling Wines

Enjoy our tasting of two Istriana award winning labels from the 2020 Glass of Bubbly Awards: Istriana Malvazija 2014 Extra Brut: “Wonderful charred oak, burnt toast, yellow fruit aromas. Gloriously presented in the palate, oaky, citrus, toasty, minerals, sea salt. Ever so relaxing glass of Bubbly. Gold Medal winner at the 2020 Glass of Bubbly…

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Desert Levels in Sparkling Wines

Dessert Levels in Sparkling Wines

A dessert wine, though there are varied interpretations and descriptions, is a wine that is usually / recommended to be enjoyed during or after the dessert. It does not necessarily mean the wine will be a highly sweet liquor type after a heavy last course, in fact, it could be just a subtle hint of…

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Ferrari Trento Official Sparkling Wine Partner of W Series

W Series, the international single-seater motor racing championship for female drivers, today announces Ferrari Trento as its Official Sparkling Wine Partner for the 2021 season. The award-winning Italian sparkling wine is the official toast of Formula 1 ® celebrations and will now be the same for W Series’ eight-race season in partnership with the world’s…

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Untouched by Light Awarded Bronze Cannes Lion

Sparkling wine Untouched by Light produced by Radgonske gorice was awarded the bronze Cannes Lion. Untouched by Light is a project with which Radgonske gorice and Bruketa & Žinić & Gray created a completely new product instead of traditional advertising with the aim of positioning this wine cellar on the global market. It is the…

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