What a worrying week in the life of UK Vineyards, or so we thought, it appears that the tragedy of a late frost has hit most of the famous wine regions of France, Spain & Germany too.
It is one of the nightmares you look out for as a vineyard owner. The wonderful mild weather we had been enjoying for a few weeks, convincing all plants & trees including our vines that Spring was well & truly in full swing, so they started to wake up and buds started bursting a great sight and everyone is looking forward to, and being optimistic for, a good growing season ready for next years wine. Read More
As the stocks of our 2015 vintage start to run thin – this rare and sublime English Wine from Derbyshire has just had 2 bottles made even rarer.
Apparently, somewhere in the world there are two bottles of this already rare product made rarer still having been signed by Rt. Hon. Boris Johnson MP. Read More
En primeur also known as “wine futures” or as we like to call ours Pre-Sale is the process for consumers to purchase wines early while the vintage is still being finished in barrel, prior to bottling. Read More
Hi All – as we reach the end of February we will be checking the Vineyard this Saturday following big ‘ole Doris blowing through Derbyshire on Thursday and we’ll be continuing the pruning work of the vines which should be reaching completion soon. Read More
Welcome all to the all new Amber Valley Wines website! Read More