English wine wins Jubilee status

Also being served to the royal party will be a Stopham Pinot Blanc 2010, a dry wine produced from the pinot blanc grape from the vineyard near Pulborough, West Sussex. The third wine is the Albury Vineyard Silent Pool Rose 2011, and the first bottles of what is the producer's first wine.

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Local wine on the Royal menu

Three English wines feted as "world beaters" have been selected to be served on board the royal barge as it carries the Queen and her party down the River Thames today.