Wiston Wins IWC trophy and Sommeliers Critics Choice

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Wiston Wins IWC trophy and Sommeliers Critics Choice

Wiston Wins IWC trophy and Sommeliers Critics Choice

During the whirl of English Wine Week (if you missed it have a look here) we were delighted to be awarded two trophies; firstly to the recently released Blanc de Blancs 2010 at the Sommeliers Awards as best English Sparkling Wine and then to the 'golden'... read more »

The Queen to launch Britannia...

The Queen to launch Britannia...

We are thrilled that it will be Her Majesty the Queen who will be breaking a Nebuchadnezzar of Wiston on the bow of Britannia on Tuesday 10th March at Southampton. Pip, Harry, Dermot and Richard are all getting ready for the celebrations on board, where the Wiston Estate Brut... read more »

WISTON HEADS TO LA FOR BAFTA TEA PARTY...

WISTON HEADS TO LA FOR BAFTA TEA PARTY...

Richard and Kirsty were delighted to accompany the 2010 cuvee to the BAFTA Los Angeles Tea Party where it was being served to the nominees, with some of the best British actors and actresses in attendance. There was huge excitement about the wine and guests were keen to talk all about what is... read more »

Mary Berry visits the winery...

Mary Berry visits the winery...

We were delighted to be able to show Mary around the vineyard and winery for her Christmas show. She is remarkable and (as with everyone else in the country) we fast found ourselves enchanted by her humour and down to earth nature. There was one point where she had to... read more »

Wiston Nebuchadnezzar to Launch Britannia

Wiston Nebuchadnezzar to Launch Britannia

P&O cruises have chosen to launch Britannia, their largest ever cruise ship, with a Nebuchadnezzar of Wiston Brut NV. We are delighted and privileged to be involved in this thrilling event that will take place in March 2015. Pip was in her element and got rather excited about... read more »

A remarkable harvest

A remarkable harvest

2014 has been an astounding harvest in both quantity and quality. It is rare that we have such good weather conditions over here is England and it was wonderful to see the Coquard in full time action read more »

Best English NV Blanc de Blancs

Best English NV Blanc de Blancs

Our very first release of Wiston NV Blanc de Blancs has been judged the best in class at the Champagne & Sparkling Wine World Championships . We are delighted to have received this incredible accolade and also to have spent some time with the lovely Essi Avellan MW... read more »

Decanter* Gold...

Decanter* Gold...

Harry and Pip looked rather like movie stars when they went up to receive their gold medal from Decanter for the Rosé 2011. It was great to meet Stephen Spurrier, who has now planted his own vineyard in Dorset. For those keen to know the stats: 102 UK wines entered - 3 were awarded gold... read more »

Gold and Silver at Sommelier awards

Gold and Silver at Sommelier awards

We are delighted to have received a gold medal for the Wiston Rosé 2011 and a silver medal for the Wiston NV Blanc de Blancs at this year’s Sommelier Awards. “Electric lime thunders through it.” Said Gus Gluck (Vinoteca) of the Blanc de Blancs.”read more »

EWP welcomed us to the party….

EWP welcomed us to the party….

We were delighted to be pouring Wiston for the first time at this year’s English Wine Producers trade tasting in London. Very encouraging to get such positive feedback about the wines from many of the sommeliers and MWs present. Peter  Richards MW enjoyed meeting the family, “Lovely story, tremendous... read more »