- Vineyard group tour with an experienced member of staff
- Tea or coffee on arrival
- Lunch with wine or soft drinks
- A complimentary bottle of wine
Your experienced tour guide will give you an overview of English wine-making, discuss its history and how their vineyard differs to a continental vineyard. Discover the secrets of the wine making process, how sparkling wine is created and what the phrase ‘methode champenoise’ means. Learn how the wine is tilted and turned in order to extract the sediment and then enjoy a tasting session of the vineyard's award winning wines.
Included in your experience is lunch with a glass of wine or soft drink and you will be presented with a bottle of the vineyard's wine to take home with you.
What happens on the day?A
On your arrival at the vineyard you will be required to hand in your voucher to a member of staff and register. You will be introduced to your tour guide and group and your experience will begin. You will be shown around the 37 acre vineyard and hear many interesting facts about how the vines are grown and tended to. You’ll be led to the winery and bottling plant to discover more about the production process and you will then be seen into the tasting room. You’ll be welcome to sample the award winning products on offer and ask any questions you may have.
Tea and coffee on arrival, lunch with wine or soft drinks, are all included with your experience. You will also receive a complimentary bottle of wine per voucher to take home with you and have the opportunity to purchase further wine from the vineyard store.
Who is the experience suitable for?A
The minimum age is 18.
When can I do this?A
Your voucher is valid for five months from the date of issue. It is essential that you book and take your experience before this date as vouchers may not be extended. This voucher cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.
This experience is available on most weekends and selected weekdays throughout the year. Please contact the supplier at the time of booking for updated availability.
We recommend you book at least four weeks in advance to ensure that dates are available. For the summer months, you should book at least two to three months in advance. All bookings are subject to availability.
Please allow up 2 hours 30 minutes for the whole experience, including lunch.
How does this work?A
All you have to do is pay for the experience and we’ll send a voucher through the post, then you just need to check the info and book your experience.
What about insurance?A
The centres contracted with us hold public liability insurance. We also hold contingency liability cover. You will not be liable for accidental damage to equipment, except where damage has been caused as a result of recklessness or wilful negligence.