Breaky Bottom sits in a beautiful secluded fold in the Sussex Downs – wonderfully remote; I planted the vineyard in 1974, seeing the potential offered by a climate similar to that of Champagne and the Loire. At the same time modern plant science was developing early-ripening varieties, and demand was emerging for clean, elegant cool-climate. Breaky Bottom Vineyard - Whiteway Lane, Northease,, BN7 3EX Lewes, East Sussex - Rated 5 based on 9 Reviews "Good days harvesting of the chardonnay and 5/5(9).
Happy with the result, he then crafted Breaky Bottom’s first Rosé by using the Cassis as the dosage. We believe it’s the only wine of its kind in England. The wine has a playful light blush pink colour – the bubbles a little less pronounced than the Breaky Bottom Cuvées, but still lively and appealing. Peter Hall planted his vineyard at Breaky Bottom in 1974 at a time when there were only a dozen or so growers in the whole country. He had come to realise that there was a good potential for grape growing and wine making in the UK where the climate is very similar to that of the near continent (The Loire, Champagne and much of Germany).
The latest Tweets from Breaky Bottom (@BreakyBottom_). Vineyard planted in 1974. It produces stylish quality sparkling wines with a high reputation.Supplier to Lancaster House Followers: 810. Renowned for its excellence, Breaky Bottom is an isolated farmstead set in a beautiful secluded valley in the South Downs. The vineyard is 5 miles from Lewes and lies in a protected bowl within the South Downs National Park and has been described by Oz Clarke as the most beautiful vineyard in Britain.
Breaky Bottom Vineyard near Lewes, a producer of English sparkling wine. English sparkling wine is sparkling wine from England, typically produced to the traditional method and mostly using the same varieties of grapes as used in Champagne – Chardonnay, Pinot noir and Pinot Meunier. Jul 28, 2018 · Breaky Bottom Vineyard Visit I'd decided to walk some of the South Downs Way this summer, starting with the first section from Eastbourne to Southease the day before this (you can read about it on my walking blog if you're into that sort of thing). I'd then stayed the night in Lewes.