Cornwall Wine

Cornwall Wines

Somehow one would think that Cornwall, with its mild climate, would be the home of English wine. But it has not worked out like that - there are only a small number of vineyards in Cornwall, perhaps the vines do not like the sea air, perhaps there are no suitable sites

The Camel Valley Vineyard is the pick of the Cornish vineyards at the moment. They have won many prestigeous awards, and their sparking wine in particular stands up against the best in the world. Bob Lindo at Camel Valley Vineyard wines has been very successful in producing good quality wines - For a fuller description of this well run vineyard follow this link.

Polmassick Vineyard, Mellym Boyse, Polmassick, St Ewe, St Austell . Estate-produced white (dry & medium), rose (medium dry), dry red, sweet Kea Plum wine, Boddington's strawberry and quality sparkling wine.

Lambourne Vineyard Lambourne Vineyard, Roseland Peninsula. Producer of a limited quantity of quality Cornish red and white wines

The St Sampson Vineyard in Golant near Fowey.  The Schwab family is very friendly and the wine really good.

Oak Valley Wines. The first vines were planted at Bosue Vineyard in 1996 as a trial plot, followed by more extensive plantings in 1997, 1998, and 1999. More planting followed in 2004 and 2005, and they now have over 3500 vines producing their first vintages of red and white wine.

Porthallow Vineyard St Keverne, Helston, Cornwall. Producer of Cornish country wines.

Pemboa Vineyard Pemboa, Helston, Cornwall TR tel: 01326 563116

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