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Why does English wine seem so expensive?

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Why does English wine seem so expensive?   When we launched The British Wine Cellar, we were overwhelmed with support – our aim was to make buying English & Welsh wines really easy and enjoyable, and the feedback we had was that we’d done exactly that! There was one comment that kept cropping up, (in spite of us matching wine cellar door prices) – why is English wine so expensive?   Now, before I delve into my answer, I want to break down the question a bit. ‘expensive’ is a term that’s relative to each individual, and the circumstances in...

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A History of British Wines

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A History of British Wines

I’m Natasha, one of the founders of The British Wine Cellar. A bit of info about me – I live with my fiancé Gary (co-founder of The British Wine Cellar) and our very cute but slightly mischievous sausage dog Monty. I am a lifelong food & wine enthusiast – I’ve worked in product development for Hotel Chocolat, I looked after the Food & Drink categories at notonthehighstreet.com and I’ve been the Buyer for hampers at Harvey Nichols. In my free time, I am a bit of a geek – I love doing research, distance learning courses, and reading, and if...

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