CAMEL VALLEY MILESTONES

 

2018 - Camel Valley becomes the first ever English producer to be granted a Royal Warrant. 

2017 - The European Union elevates Camel Valley’s β€˜Darnibole’ vineyards to the highest level of Protected Designated Origin, (PDO), the first and, currently, only UK single vineyard to be awarded this accolade.

2010 -Their 2008 Pinot Noir Rose Brut wins Best Sparkling Rose at the Bollicine Del Mondo

2009 - Their 2007 White Pinot Noir Brut wins Best International Sparkling Wine  at the Bollicine Del Mondo and their 2005 White Pinot Noir Brut wins Gold at the Decanter World Wine Awards. 

2008 - Sam retains the coveted 'Vintners Trophy' for the best UK wine and another 3 Trophies. 

2007 - Sam wins UK Wine Maker of the year award as well as the Wine of the Year Trophy and Sparkling Wine trophy in the UK vineyards annual competition. 

2005 - Their 2001 Cornwall Brut wins Gold at the International Wine Challenge - the only Gold medal awarded to a non-Champenoise style of wine. 

2002 - Bob's son, Sam, returns to Cornwall to help his father in making wine. 

2002 - Camel Valley win the Waitrose Drinks Producer of the year award. 

1999 - Their Seyval Dry is awarded the President's Trophy for Best Wine Award at the UKVA English Wine of the Year Awards. 

1989 - Ex-RAF Pilot, Bob Lindo and his wife Annie, plant their first 8000 vines.