English Wine works wonders at Waitrose

Multiple retailer Waitrose is reporting a 177% increase in sales of English wine as English Wine Week fast approaches. The supermarket’s market share proves that customer passion and dedication is a winning formula for the success of home-grown wine, says the Bracknell-based retailer. From well-known vineyards like Nyetimber and Ridgeview making sparkling wine to rival

English wine helps Waitrose to grab third IWSC trophy

Multiple retailer Waitrose’s championing of English wine was acknowledged by judges in the International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC).who for the second year running awarded the Bracknell-based retailer the prestigious title ‘Retailer of the Year’ award. Sponsored by leading independent wine importer PLB, the title celebrates innovation in retailing wines and spirits, as well as

Waitrose sees debut harvest at Leckford

Leading retailer Waitrose has marked the first harvest of its Hampshire-grown grapes which will be turned into the supermarket’s first own brand English sparkling wine. Two days of harvesting took place last week at the Leckford estate, with the grapes being sent straight to winemakers Ridgeview, to be turned into a brand new sparkling white