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The Isle of Wight (and Red) Wine Tour

20 Jul 2016 | By Gilbert Winfield

It rains on the Isle of Wight; I remember a rather discouraging sentence that explains this: “There is no dry season in England”. And so it was that a typically murky day in June on a short holiday in the Isle of Wight, I came to visit the island’s only two remaining commercial wine producers: Adgestone and Rosemary Vineyards. These have in common that both are on the East of the island, which probably helps protect them a little from that wet South Westerly wind everyone is familiar with ...

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