Named after the vineyard field which has been an enclosure since Anglo Saxon times this blend is not made every year.
A blend of Madeleine Angevine and Seval Blanc grapes it has a spicy nose which leads to spice and fruit palate.
This is a good all round wine.
Serve at 10 – 12 degrees
The Leventhorpe vineyard was established by George Bowden in 1985. The vineyard is a five acre site near Leeds on a south facing slope which leads down to the River Aire.
The soil is well drained sandy loam overlying sand and broken sandstone.
The wines have been reommended by people such as Rick Stein, Oz Clarke and Jancis Robinson.