OUR STORY

"Traditional Method Sparkling Wine is the child of Classic British craft, creativity and resilience; ⁠coaxed from a cool, knife-edge, climate and chalky soils, known for its impeccable natural freshness, notably⁠ fine mousse, and delicate interplay of deeper autolytic notes with joyous orchard fruit."
Sarah Abbott MW

In just a decade, English Sparkling Wine producers have gained a world-class reputation for ultra-premium quality. Many sparkling wine styles from other regions of around the world would love to be in this position. Our Traditional Method Sparkling is the product sector which is almost entirely responsible for our remarkable status in the wine world.

We want to celebrate this exciting style that has made us a world leader in sparkling wines and are proactively establishing Traditional Method as the authentic expression of English sparkling wine, and the greatest expression of English Terroir.

We do not have a natural name for English (or Welsh) sparkling wine, nor does the industry want to ‘invent’ one … so we have looked at how we depict this high quality method of production of our world-class wines.

So we are proud to introduce:

THE GREAT BRITISH CLASSIC METHOD

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Discover our Classic Method wines

Luckily many of our Classic Method wines are available across the country, in key retailers and on line, and of course direct from the vineyards themselves.