Who is responsible for the death of English wine?

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English wine: nothing to be sniffed at?

Who is responsible for the death of English wine?


Two royal weddings ended with a funeral: the sad demise of English wine. Politics also had a hand in it! 

A few years ago, a winery in England captured first prize in an international competition for its “Champagne”. The local media hailed the award as a sign of the English wine industry’s recovery.   Even though it might sound odd to many people today, England had a thriving wine industry in medieval times. The British even insist they were the first to discover Champagne - a...


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