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Vineyards with shops
The quality of Mercia
The ancient kingdom of Mercia stretched from the Welsh border (where Offa's
Dyke was built as a boundary marker), to Northumbria in the north. Stretching a point, it
includes Leeds and Northamptonshire.
The commercial vineyards are in very sheltered warm locations (although anyone standing in Eglantine
vineyard with a howling gale blowing straight in from Siberia would'nt think so !) Many have their
Currently the most northerly COMMERCIAL vineyard is Ryedale, near Malton. If anyone has information of vineyards not shown here, or who owns a vineyard that they would like included, please let the site know.
Wine Makers Association
The northern winemakers are represented by the MERCIAN VINEYARDS ASSOCIATION. This is open to producers and
enthusiasts from all the midlands and northern counties of England, as well as those in Scotland, North Wales
and Northern Ireland. Full details are available on the association's web site.