In this issue

Harvest 2023: Reports indicate that England and Wales may be among those countries that buck the trend of shrinking harvests.
Falling in love: The environment of the Crouch Valley has added its unique fingerprint to the wines of Riverview Crouch Valley Vineyard. The 9.95 acres are the closest to the river Crouch in the whole area.
Refresh and refocus: It’s just one year since the UK’s leading vineyard services company relaunched, but in those 12 months VineWorks has surpassed far more than many companies achieve over a much longer timescale.
Pinot Noir:
A grape in profile: The name Pinot is a reference to the shape of the grape’s bunches, which resemble a pine cone, or pin in French.