Ridgeview wins top wine awards

Ridgeview Wine Estate in Sussex successfully added to its list of achievements by being crowned UK Wine Producer of the Year at the International Wine & Spirit Competition Awards.

Ridgeview won five of the 18 medals for English wines, including two silver best in class gongs for its Bloomsbury 2007 and Knightsbridge 2006. The latter also gained a gold medal in this year's Decanter World Wine Awards and won last year's English and Welsh Wine of the Year Competition.

The trophy is based on overall performance in the competition category. Those shortlisted also provide information on the winery that is taken into account when selecting the overall winner.


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