Davenport Limney 2015 - Hawkins Bros Fine English Wines
Davenport Limney Estate Brut 2015
Davenport Limney Estate Brut 2015
Davenport Limney Estate Brut 2015

Davenport Limney Estate Brut 2015

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In 1991 Will Davenport planted 5 acres of vines at Horsmonden in Kent, while simultaneously working for a Hampshire vineyard and, unintentionally, this became the beginning of a life-long business as a wine producer.

26 years later the vineyards now make up 24 acres, grown on 5 parcels of land, 9 grape varieties and a multitude of soil types and micro-climates. The vineyards are mostly at Horsmonden in Kent, with a smaller vineyard next to the winery at Rotherfield, East Sussex.

Will was always a keen supporter of organic farming and in 2000 he made the decision to convert all the vines and winery to organic systems, certified by the Soil Association. At the time this was a huge risk, but ultimately the vines are in great shape, the fruit quality is second to none, and the wines show a depth of character that we believe could not be achieved with the use of chemicals in the vineyard and winery.

WineGB 2021 Gold medal. Judges tasting note " Baked apple and spice, rich and complex with a well integrated palate, crisp acidity, rich body, big finish with notes of cream, honey and hazelnuts"

​Winemaker: Will Davenport
Grapes: Chardonnay 80%, Pinot Meunier 12%, Pinot Noir 8%
Alcohol:11%
Size: 750ml