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English Wine Week 28th May to 5th June 2005
 
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South West

When & Where
What's On
Contact Details

All Week

Selected Mercure Hotels

Mercure Hotels are Celebrating English Wine Week!

Brigstow Hotel


Francis Hotel


Holland House Hotel and Spa


Queens Hotel

The Promenade, Cheltenham,


Southgate Hotel and Spa


 

SEE BELOW (2ND JUNE) SPECIAL TASTING EVENTS TAKING PLACE AT SELECTED HOTELS IN THE REGION

 

Web: www.mercure.com

All Week

Polgoon Vineyard & Orchard

Free tours and tastings of Polgoon's award winning wines and new cider.

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.polgoon.co.uk

All Week

Sharpham Vineyard

Combining Art and Music with their Wines and Cheeses.

Throughout English Wine Week Sharpham winery will be converted into a gallery showing some of the super art and sculpture from local galleries.

The restaurant will be open serving dishes from locally-sourced ingredients

Sharpham are also featured in a tasting of their wines and cheeses in conjunction with the Royal Castle Hotel, Darmouth on 30th May (see below for details) as well as a week long promotion of their wines.

Tel:

Web: www.sharpham.com

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June and beyond!

Yearlstone Vineyard


Yearlstone will be launching their 2010 vintage range of wines, plus Yearlstone first Pink Fizz will also be launched soon.

Tel:

Web: www.yearlstone.co.uk

Saturday 28th - Monday 30th May

Oatley Vineyard

Tours and tasting free, wine sales by the glass, bottle and case.

Tables in the vineyard for a peaceful drink - or bring a picnic..

A chance to try Oatley Leonora 2009 - Silver Medal winner International Wine Challenge 2011.

Tel:

Web: www.oatleyvineyard.co.uk/Site/Events.html 

Sunday 29th May & Monday 30th May

Willhayne Vineyard

Willhayne Cottage

Open days with free tastings and vineyard tours.

Open 2.00-8.00pm

Tel:

email:

Monday 30th May - Saturday 4th June

Lily Farm Vineyard

Dalditch Lane

Knowle

Budleigh

10.30am-3.30pm

Open each day for wine sales and/or guided tours followed by a free sample wine tasting at £3.00 per person

Tel:

email:

Web: www.lilyfarmvineyard.com

Saturday 28th May

Eastcott Vineyard

Northlew

Open for Wine Tastings and Sales

9.00am-5.30pm

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.eastcottvineyard.co.uk

Saturday 28th May

Summermoor Vineyard

Hearson

Open for vineyard and winery tours, wine tasting and English wine sales.

12.00-4.00pm

 

 

Tel:

Web: www.summermoorvineyard.co.uk

Sunday 29th May

Eastcott Vineyard

Northlew

Open for Wine Tastings and Sales

9.00am-5.30pm

2.00-4.00pm:

Talk on how to set up a vineyard in your garden, from planting to picking.

£10 per head.

Booking essential as places are limited

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.eastcottvineyard.co.uk

Monday 30th May

Bosue Vineyard

St Ewe

Open Day at Bosue Vineyard

Open Day at Bosue Vineyard on Monday 30th May with all entry proceeds donated to The Merlin Project, Cornwall Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Centre.

Tours of the vineyard and wine tastings.

Open 11.00am till 7.00pm.

£4.00 per adult – under 18 free (but no wine tasting under 18)

Tel: or

Email:

Web: www.cornwallwines.co.uk

Monday 30th May

Camel Valley Vineyard

Nanstallon

Camel's Fizz and The Outlaw's Fish

with guest Chef Double Michelin starred Nathan Outlaw.

The evening will begin at 6.30pm with a tour of the vineyards with founder Bob Lindo, followed by a visit to the winery led by UK Winemaker of the Year Sam Lindo.  There will be a comprehensive wine tasting with canapes including sparkling wines and a fabulous fish baarbeque prepared by Nathan.

Cost: £45 per person.  Booking essential - limited places.

Vineyard Tours

Monday - Friday 2.30pm

Wednesday 5pm Grand Tour

all bookable online

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.camelvalley.com

Monday 30th May

The Royal Castle Hotel

11 The Quay

Free Wine and Cheese Tasting Session in the Harbour Bar, in conjunction with Sharpham Vineyard.

6.00-7.00pm

A subsantial selection of Sharpham wine will be available in the hotel's bars to enjoy by the glass or bottle and offered at special promotional prices.

Sales of bottles of Sharpham wine will allow customers the opportunity to win a Sharpham Experience Day - this is their premium package, offering a tour of the vineyard, wine tasting and a food matched meal of their cheese and other local produce.  Usual price for this package is £49.50 per person.  This will be a prize for 2 people.

Tel:

Web: www.royalcastle.co.uk

Monday 30th May

Eastcott Vineyard

Northlew

Open for Wine Tastings and Sales

9.00am-5.30pm

2.30pm Personally guided tour fo the vineyard and winery with the owners

£5 head

No Booking required.

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.eastcottvineyard.co.uk

Tuesday 31st May

Kenton Vineyard

Helwell Barton

A party to celebrate English Wine Week and Regency Wines’ 10th Anniversary at Kenton Vineyard.

A chance for Regency Wines’ customers (local restaurateurs, publicans and chefs) to sample the local Kenton wines in a beautiful setting.

An evening for all the family. Retail customers welcome for £15 per person.

Vineyard tours with Matthew Bernstein (owner and winemaker), a hog-roast and plenty of Kenton Wine to taste.

Tel:

(Regency Wines)

Webs: www.regencywines.co.uk

www.kentonvineyard.co.uk

Monday 30th May

Summermoor Vineyard

Hearson

12.00-4.00pm

Open for vineyard and winery tours, wine tasting and English wine sales.

 

Tel:

Web: www.summermoorvineyard.co.uk

Tuesday 31st May

Summermoor Vineyard

Hearson

12.00-4.00pm

Open for vineyard and winery tours, wine tasting and English wine sales.

 

Tel:

Web: www.summermoorvineyard.co.uk

Wednesday 1st - Saturday 4th June

Oatley Vineyard

at the

Royal Bath & West Show

The Showground

Oatley will be at the Royal Bath and West Show  in the Spirit of the West Pavilion (opposite M&S). 

Great lunch venue with local producers.  Free tasting, buy by the glass or bottle, order cases for free delivery in the SW.

Tel: (Oatley Vineyard)

Web: www.oatleyvineyard.co.uk/Site/Events.html

www.bathandwest.com

Wednesday 1st June

Eastcott Vineyard

Northlew

Wednesday 1st June

7.30pm Wine Tasting of Eastcott Wines at North Coast Wines, Bude.

Tickets £5 per person, available from North Coast Wines, Bude(includes a charity donation).

North Coast Wines

22B BelleVue, Bude EX23 8JS

Tel:

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.eastcottvineyard.co.uk

Thursday 2nd June

Eastcott Vineyard

Northlew

Open for Wine Tastings and Sales

9.00am-5.30pm

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.eastcottvineyard.co.uk

Thursday 2nd June

Mercure

Holland House Hotel and Spa

Wine Master Tasting Evening featuring a local winery

5.30pm-7.00pm

Details to follow

Tel:

Web: www.mercure.com

Thursday 2nd June

Mercure

Southgate Hotel and Spa

 

Wine Master Tasting Evening featuring a local winery

5.30pm-7.00pm

Details to follow

Tel:

Web: www.mercure.com

Thursday 2nd June

Summermoor Vineyard

Hearson

Open for vineyard and winery tours, wine tasting and English wine sales.

12.00-4.00pm

 

 

Tel:

Web: www.summermoorvineyard.co.uk

Thursday 2nd & Friday 3rd June

Redyeates Wedge Vineyard

Chapel Hill

Cheriton

Tour of newly established organic vineyard and free tasting.

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Email:

Friday 3rd June

Bistro One

Devon Wine Supper with Duncan Schwab of Sharpham Estate

Locally sourced ingredients making delicious seasonal dishes to accompany the range of Sharpham wines.

Bistro One will also be serving Devon Wines all week by the glass and bottle


Tel:

Web: www.bistro-one.co.uk

Friday 3rd June

Eastcott Vineyard

Open for Wine Tastings and Sales

9.00am-5.30pm

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.eastcottvineyard.co.uk

Friday 3rd June

Summermoor Vineyard

Open for vineyard and winery tours, wine tasting and English wine sales.

12.00-4.00pm

 

 

Tel:

Web: www.summermoorvineyard.co.uk

Saturday 4th June

Eastcott Vineyard

Open for Wine Tastings and Sales

9.00am-5.30pm

2.00-4.00pm:

Talk on how to set up a vineyard in your garden, from planting to picking.

£10 per head.

Booking essential as places are limited

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.eastcottvineyard.co.uk

Saturday 4th June

Summermoor Vineyard

Open for vineyard and winery tours, wine tasting and English wine sales.

12.00-4.00pm

 

 

Tel:

Web: www.summermoorvineyard.co.uk

Sunday 5th June

Eastcott Vineyard

Open for Wine Tastings and Sales

10.00am-5.00pm

2.30pm Personally guided tour of the vineyard and winery with the owners

£5 head

No Booking required.

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.eastcottvineyard.co.uk

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South Central
When & Where
What's On
Contact Details

All Week

Selected Mercure Hotels

Mercure Hotels are Celebrating English Wine Week!

 

Castle Hotel

High Street, Windsor, SL4 1LJ

Eastgate Hotel

The High Street, Oxford, OX1 4BE

Whately Hall Hotel

Banbury Cross, Banbury, OX16 0AN

Parkside Hotel

Newport Road, Wouthon on the Green

Milton Keynes, MK6 3LR

Thames Lodge Hotel

Thames Street, Staines, Middlesex, TW18 4SE

Wessex Hotel

Paternoster Row, Winchester,

SO23 9LQ

White Hart Hotel

St John Street, Salisbury, SP1 2SD

 

 

Web: www.mercure.com

Saturday 28th May - Monday 30th May

Blenheim Palace

Woodstock

Art Design & A Taste of Summer

SAT 28 - MON 30 MAY

Featuring The Waitrose English Wine Week Seminar at 12.00 noon each day presented by Neil Phillips, The Wine Tipster. The show takes place in the stunning grounds of Blenheim Palace. 

www.livingcrafts.co.uk

 

Web: www.livingcrafts.co.uk/a-food.htm

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

No 2 Pound Street

All Week

Lare array of English wines available for tasting, with English wine and cheese pairing.

Tel:

email:

Web: www.2poundstreet.com

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th May

Cherwell Boathouse

All Week

The Cherwell Boathouse will be serving a selection of Bothy wines by the glass all week along the banks of the Cherwell River.  Enjoy a chilled glass of English wine as you watch the punts in this most quintessentially English of settings in early summer – 28 May to 5 June.

The Cherwell Boathouse which recently won the Imbibe "Best Fine Wine List of the Year" Award. 

Tel:

Web: www.cherwellboathouse.co.uk

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

The Chiltern Brewery

Nash Lee Road

All Week

Display and tastings of English wines in Brewery shop.

Tel:

email:

Web: www.chilternbrewery.co.uk

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

Chiltern Valley Winery and Brewery

Old Luxters Vineyard

All Week

Saturday & Sunday 11.00am-6.00pm

Monday - Friday 9.30am-6.00pm

Open to the public all week, offering special tastings of all products. 

If you quote 'EWW CVW' in their cellar shop you will receive 10% discount off their products produced on site.

Tel:

email:

Web: www.chilternvalley.co.uk

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

The Cork & Cheese

All Week

10% off all Hampshire vineyard Titchfield wines.

Tel:

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

The Green House Hotel

All Week

English wines will be Wines of the Week!

Tasting menus available accompanied by English wines every day of English Wine Week

Tel:

Web: www.thegreenhousehotel.com

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

Stanlake Park Wine Estate


OPEN EVERY DAY INCLUDING SUNDAYS AND BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY. 

Come and celebrate English Wine Week.  Our award-winning wines will be available for a FREE TASTING and a special offer.

We will also be releasing a new pink wine...English Rose.

Tel:

Web: www.stanlakepark.com

Saturday 28th, Sunday 29th and Monday 30th May

Bothy Vineyard

Bothy Vineyard Open Days

Public may wander round the vineyad and winery.  Free public tour at 11am each day, followed by free wine tasting. Picnickers welcome.

Thursday 2nd June

Book signing and wine tasting at Mostly Books, Abingdon

Book signing with Rosalind Cooper and her new book 'The Wine Year', accompanied by Bothy wines.

Contact Mostly Books to book tickets.

Tel:

Tel:

email:

Web: www.bothyvineyard.co.uk

Saturday 28th, Sunday 29th, Monday 30th, Tuesday 31st May

Rosemary Vineyard

FREE Winery Tours

Tours start at 11.00am, 12.00pm & 1.00pm and will last approximately 30 minutes.  Tours will take you through the winemaking process and the equipment used, followd by a tasting of wines, juices, liqueurs and ciders.

Booking not necessary.

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.rosemaryvineyard.co.uk

Sunday 29th May


Brightwell Vineyard

Rush Court

From 3.00pm

Free guided vineyard tour on each day - all ages welcome.

Tel:

email:

Web: www.brightwellvineyard.co.uk

Monday 30th May

Sherborne Castle

New Road

Sherborne Castle Wines will be taking part at the Sherborne Castle Country Fair

Your chance to taste the wines produced on the estate - try before you buy!

 

Web: www.sherbornecastle.com

Thursday 2nd June

Mostly Books

Book signing and wine tasting at Mostly Books, Abingdon

Book signing with Rosalind Cooper and her new book 'The Wine Year', accompanied by Bothy wines.

Contact Mostly Books to book tickets.

Tel:

email:

Web: www.mostly-books.co.uk

Saturday 4th June

Buckingham Country Show

English wine tasting

Stand run by The Chafor Vineyard

Web: www.buckinghamcountryshow.co.uk

Saturday 4th June

1.00-3.00pm

Release of 2009 Vintage Sparkling from Daws Hill Vineyard

Tel: (Daws Hill Vineyard)

email:

Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th June

Bothy Vineyard

Bothy Vineyard Open Days

Public may wander round the vineyad and winery.  Free public tour at 11am each day, followed by free wine tasting. Picnickers welcome.

Tel:

email:

Web: www.bothyvineyard.co.uk

Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th June

The Purbeck Vineyard

Valley Road Harmans

Self guided tours, wine tastings and dinner available all weekend

Tel:

Web: www.vineyard.uk.com

Saturday4th & Sunday 5th June

Rosemary Vineyard

Smallbrook Lane

FREE Winery Tours

Tours start at 11.00am, 12.00pm & 1.00pm and will last approximately 30 minutes.  Tours will take you through the winemaking process and the equipment used, followd by a tasting of wines, juices, liqueurs and ciders.

Booking not necessary.

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.rosemaryvineyard.co.uk

Sunday 5th June


Brightwell Vineyard

From 3.00pm

Free guided vineyard tour on each day - all ages welcome.

Tel:

email:

Web: www.brightwellvineyard.co.uk

Friday 3rd June

Washingpool Farm Shop

Tasting of the latest Furleigh Estate vintages at Washingpool Farm Shop

Open 10am till 2.30pm.

Tel: (Furleigh Estate)

(Washingpool Farm Shop)

Web:

www.furleighestate.co.uk

www.washingpool.co.uk

Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th June

The Purbeck Vineyard

Self guided tours, wine tastings and dinner available all weekend

Tel:

Web: www.vineyard.uk.com

Sunday 12th June

Hattingley Valley Vineyard

The Winery

Hattingley Valley Wines Open Day – Lower Wield, Hampshire

Charitable open day for Hampshire’s new and exciting vineyard and winery.

On the 12th June 2011 head on down to Lower Wield in Hampshire and discover the exciting project at Hattingley Valley for yourselves.

Included in your £5 entrance fee, the team will take you on a tour of both the vineyard and the winery, explaining the project and answering any questions you may have.

In conjunction with the Open Farm National Initiative, the Hattingley Valley open day has lots going on to entertain the whole family including; vintage car rides, farmer’s market produce stalls, paid bar, all day refreshment and lunches, music, magic, sideshows, wildlife exhibition, farm machinery exhibition, competition prize draws and much, much more…

All proceeds to benefit the charity MOVE to improve the mobility and quality of life of some of Hampshire’s most critically disabled youngsters.

Tel:

Web: www.hattingleyvalley.co.uk

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South East
When & Where
What's On
Contact Details

All Week

Selected Mercure Hotels

Mercure Hotels are Celebrating English Wine Week!

Bush Hotel

The Borough, Farnham, GU9 7NN

Burford Bridge Hotel

At the foot of Boxhill, Dorking, RH5 6BX

Hythe Imperial Hotel & Spa

Prince's Parade, Hythe, Kent, CT21 6AE

White Horse Hotel

High Street, Dorking, RH4 1BE

 

Web: www.mercure.com

Saturday 28th May -Sunday 5th June

Ashdown Park Hotel

Wych Cross

All Week

We will be listing several wines and Sparkling Wines from three local vineyards (Nyetimber, Bolney Wine Estate, Denbies Wine Estate) to be offered in the Anderida Restaurant which will be serving Classic Cusine with a modern approach.

Anderida Restaurant at Ashdown Park Hotel

With its resident pianist and stunning views over the Ashdown Forest is an experience not to be missed.

Our Head Chef and his team produce highly imaginative dishes inspired by classical cusine with a modern approach. Only the finest , freshest local ingrediants are used.

3 Course Lunch £24.50

3 Course Dinner £38.50

 

Tel:

Web: www.ashdownpark.com

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

Chapel Down Wines

Tenterden Vineyard

All Week

Free Tours

We will be running free tours, 3 times a day from the 28th May until the 5th June to celebrate English Wine Week and the announcement of our Rose Brut winning Gold at the IWC.

We also have some fantastic offers in store. Booking is essential on .

Tel:

Web: www.englishwinesgroup.com

All Week

Hartley Dyke Farm Shop

Focus on English wines in store

Hartley Dyke Farm shop stocks an extensive range of locally produced wines of all styles.

Tel:

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

Sedlescombe Organic Vineyard


Open all week.


During English Wine Week, Sedlescombe Organic Vineyard will be offering free entry to its Nature Trail,  free tastings and a  10% discount on all purchases.  

Visitors will also be able to enter a competition for to win a case of wine for Christmas.”

Tel:

email:

Web: www.EnglishOrganicWine.co.uk

Monday 23rd May

Wine Department


English Wine Promotion in the Wine Department featuring 18 different English wines

Tel:

Web: www.johnlewis.com

Saturday 28th May

Denbies Wine Estate

Saturday 28th May

'Sparkling Outdoor Vineyard Train Trail & Gallery Restaurant Dinner’

£55 per person  

Details of how to book are on the website

Tel:

Web: www.denbies.co.uk

(booking details are on the website)

Saturday 28th May

Highdown Vineyard

Vineyard Tour, Talk on English wines and Wine tasting of 5 wines (including the new 2010 vintage) from 11am to 12.30pm

£8.50 per person.

 

Further details on this and other English Wine Week events at Highdown are availble direct from or call to book.

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.highdown-vineyard.co.uk

Sunday 29th May

Carr Taylor Vineyard


We will be offering guided tours with fully tutored tastings.

Starting at 2.30pm

£10 per person.

Please note, booking in advance is essential as places are limited.

Tel:

web: www.carr-taylor.co.uk

Monday 30th May

Bolney Wine Estate

Bookers Vineyard

Vineyard tours every hour @ £5.00 per person.

10.00am - 3.00pm

 

Tuesday 31st May - Saturday 4th June

Bolney Wine Estate Trails.  Open events - Join Alan on the Trail - you can follow him onilne and catch up with him at a venue near you.

Tel:

email:

Web: www.bolneywineestate.co.uk

Wednesday 1st June

Carr Taylor Vineyard


We will be offering guided tours with fully tutored tastings.

Starts at 3.00pm

£10 per person.

Please note, booking in advance is essential as places are limited.

Tel:

web: www.carr-taylor.co.uk

Wednesday 1st June

Denbies Wine Estate

Vine Bud rubbing events followed by lunch and bespoke tasting

£32.50  per person

 

Tel:

Web: www.denbies.co.uk

(booking details are on the website)

Sunday 29th May

Highdown Vineyard

Vineyard Tour, Talk on English wines and Wine tasting of 5 wines (including the new 2010 vintage) from 11am to 12.30pm

£8.50 per person.

 

Further details on this and other English Wine Week events at Highdown are availble direct from or call to book.

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.highdown-vineyard.co.uk

Thursday 2nd June

Denbies Wine Estate

Cheese & Wine Making Experience

Learn all about cheese making with local Norbury Blue cheese maker, followed by an insight into wine making with Denbies wine specialist.

Full refreshments provided throughout the day. Includes full refreshments, lunch & Denbies wine
£85 per person  

Details of how to book are on the website

Tel:

Web: www.denbies.co.uk

(booking details are on the website)

Thursday 2nd June

Nutbourne Vineyard



Half price tour and tasting at Nutbourne

3.00pm tour each day - special offer, half price for English Wine Week

£4.00 per person (normal price £8.00 per person)

No booking necessary.  For further information please contact Nutbourne direct.

Tel:

Web: www.nutbournevineyards.com

Friday 3rd June

Carr Taylor Vineyard


We will be offering guided tours with fully tutored tastings.

Starts at 2.00pm

£10 per person.

Please note, booking in advance is essential as places are limited.

Tel:

web: www.carr-taylor.co.uk

Friday 3 June

Denbies Wine Estate

Sparkling Wine & Champagne Tasting Followed by dinner in The Gallery Restaurant Tutored tasting high lighting the comparison between champagne and sparkling wine, followed by a 3 course dinner of locally sourced produce served with Denbies wine £58 per person

Details of how to book are on the website

Tel:

Web: www.denbies.co.uk

(booking details are on the website)

Friday 3rd June

Highdown Vineyard

English ‘Vine Dining’ plus Vineyard Tour, Talk and Wine Tasting.

Starting with a short vineyard tour at 7pm for those who have not yet done a formal visit to the vineyard and would like to.  In the vineyard we will look at the different trellising systems and discuss the effect they have on grape production. For those not wishing to do the vineyard tour the evening will start at 7.30pm in the Winery Restaurant with talk on the history of English wines, grape varieties, production methods and current trends This will be followed by a tasting and discussion of 5 of the 2010 vintage of Highdown Wines  and finally a 3 course dinner of seasonal Sussex foods prepared by our fine dining chef Annmarie Hall. £35 per person.

 

Further details on this and other English Wine Week events at Highdown are availble direct from or call to book.

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.highdown-vineyard.co.uk

Friday 3rd June

Nutbourne Vineyard



Half price tour and tasting at Nutbourne

3.00pm tour each day - special offer, half price for English Wine Week

£4.00 per person (normal price £8.00 per person)

No booking necessary.  For further information please contact Nutbourne direct.

Tel:

Web: www.nutbournevineyards.com

Saturday 4th June

Bolney Wine Estate

Bookers Vineyard

Come Vine with Me special tour

Guided tour of the vineyard accompanied by a specialinduction on each ofthe wines and expert food and wine pairings.  Cost: £95 for two people

Tuesday 31st May - Saturday 4th June

Bolney Wine Estate Trails.  Open events - Join Alan on the Trail - you can follow him onilne and catch up with him at a venue near you.

Tel:

email:

Web: www.bolneywineestate.co.uk

Saturday 4th June

Highdown Vineyard

Tour, Talk on English wines and Wine tasting of 5 wines (including the new 2010 vintage) from 11am to 12.30pm

£8.50 per person

Further details on this and other English Wine Week events at Highdown are availble direct from or call to book.

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.highdown-vineyard.co.uk

Saturday 4th June

Nutbourne Vineyard



Half price tour and tasting at Nutbourne

3.00pm tour each day - special offer, half price for English Wine Week

£4.00 per person (normal price £8.00 per person)

No booking necessary.  For further information please contact Nutbourne direct.

Tel:

Web: www.nutbournevineyards.com

Sunday 5th June

Highdown Vineyard

Sussex Food and Wine Fair

10.00am-2.30pm

Stalls selling (and offering tastings) of Sussex food and wine. Stall include – Sussex Wines, Beers, Fruit juices, Ciders,  Cheeses, Meats, Vegetables, Fruit, Jams and Chutneys. See and taste the wonderful diversity of produce from Sussex and enjoy a barbequed lunch accompanied by Sussex Wines.

From 10.00 am to 2.30pm. Entrance Free

Further details on this and other English Wine Week events at Highdown are availble direct from or call to book.

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.highdown-vineyard.co.uk

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Midlands & North
When & Where
What's On
Contact Details

Look out for English wine promotions in all five stores of Corks Out in Cheshire throughout English Wine Week and over the summer:

Corks Out Alderley Edge

Tel:

Corks Out Chester


Tel:

 

Corks Out Heswall

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Corks Out Stockton Heath


Tel:

 

Corks Out Timperley


Tel:

All Week

10% off all marked prices of English wine

Wednesday 1st June

Tutored wine tasting of English wines.

Ticket only event - please contact for further details.

Tel:

Web: www.firtreeshopandcafe.co.uk

All Week

Selected Mercure Hotels

Web: www.mercure.com

Throughout April and May

Lakeland Vintners

English wine promotions in store

Tel:

email:

Web: www.lakelandvintners.co.uk

All Week and beyond

Calfs Head have an extensive list of English wines from vineyards from across England, a selection of which is available by the glass as well as by the bottle.

Tel:

Web: www.calfshead.co.uk

All Week

(EXCEPT Sunday 29th May

and Thursday 2nd June)

Chevelswarde Vineyard

Vineyard Open

Guided walks around the vineyard and winery together with free tastings of the wines.

We will also be offering £2 off when you buy any three bottles of our wine.

Sunday 29th May

Chevelswarde vineyard will have a stall at the Leicester Food & Drink Festival - come and visit and taste the wine.

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.chevelswardeorganics.co.uk

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

Fodder

Yorkshire Event

All Week

Promoting Leventhorpe Vineyard wines including sampling in their cafe.

Tel:

Web: www.fodderweb.co.uk

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

Hop Pocket Wine

All Week

Informal tastings of wines fronm some of the 11 English vineyards available instore

Tel:

email:

Web: www.hoppocketwine.co.uk

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

All Week

Will be offering samples of Leventhorpe Yorkshire Regional Wines throughout English Wine Week.

Opening Hours:

From 9am onwards

Tel: 

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

All Week

Promoting Leventhorpe Vineyard wines.

Tel: 

Web: www.keelhamhallfarmshop.co.uk

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

Leventhorpe Vineyard

All Week

Open 11.00am-4.30pm

Sunday 12.00 - 4.30pm

Tastings of specialist Yorkshire cheeses with leventhorpe Yorkshire Regional wines.

Also see promotion of their wines in Fodder, Harrogate (see above).

Tel:

Email:

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

Three Sisters

All Week

Open 12.00-6.00pm for vineyard tours, tastings, sales of wine PLUS tastings of locally produced cheeses

Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd June open until 9.00pm!

Tel:

Web: www.three-sisters-vineyard.co.uk

Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th May

Kibworth Wines

Open 12:00-8:30pm

English wine from our selected range tasting available including a prize draw running for the entire week for an Englsh sparkling rose - see more details in store.

Tel:

Web: www.kibworthwines.co.uk

Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th May

Manor Farm Shop

Open on both days 10.00am-5.00pm

Tastings of English wines that are sold in the shop.  Wines include those produced in South Kilworth, Market Harborough and Birmingham.

There will also be some great offers on all English wine throughout the week.

Tel:

email:

Web: www.manorfarmcatthorpe.co.uk

Saturday 28th May - Saturday 4th June

Chadwicks of

Chadwicks is a food hall and restaurant.

Free tastings available and special offers throughout the Week.

Closed Sundays and Bank Holiday Monday.

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.noelchadwick.co.uk

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

Samuel Valentine

All Week

The shop focuses on the provenance of Yorkshire produce and tastings of Leventhorpe Yorkshire Regional Wine will be available throughout English Wine Week.

Opening Hours:

Monday to Saturday 9am to 5.30pm

Tel:

Saturday 28th May

Ryedale Vineyards

Launch of Ryedale's 2010 wines

11.00am-2.00pm - For RentAVine members and all their pickers and volunteeer helpers.  RSVP required.

4.00pm

Vineyard Tour and Tasting of 2010 wines

£6.00 per person

Pleae book in advance, places limited.

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.ryedalevineyards.co.uk

Sunday 29th May

Chevelswarde Vineyard

Chevelswarde vineyard will have a stall at the Leicester Food & Drink Festival - come and visit and taste the wine.

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.chevelswardeorganics.co.uk

Sunday 29th May

Renishaw Hall Vineyard

Wine tasting, cheese and chutney appreciation!

Celebrate English Wine Week at Renishaw Hall near Sheffield. On Sunday 29 May, visitors can enjoy an informal wine tasting of Renishaw's very own wine, produced from grapes grown on the estate. Local cheese and chutney also available.

Tasting starts at 11am, contact the Events office on for more details.

Renishaw Hall was for many years the most northerly vineyard in the UK. Currently there are around 1500 vines in the an acre of walled paddock, including Seyval Blanc and Madeline Angevine grapes. Wine can be purchased from the shop in the stable yard at Renishaw Hall.

Tel:

Web: www.renishaw-hall.co.uk

Monday 30th May

Welland Valley Vineyard

Farndon Road

Marston Trussell

Market Harborough

Bank Holiday Monday

Open Day at the Vineyard:  Open for tours, tastings and sales.

11.00am-4.00pm

 

Tel: or

Email:

Web: www.welland-vineyard.com

Tuesday 31st May

Ryedale Vineyards

Open for wine sales

4.00-6.00pm

 

 

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.ryedalevineyards.co.uk

Wednesday 1st June

Fir Tree Farm

Tutored wine tasting of English wines

Ticket only event - please contact for further details.

10% off all marked prices of English wine

 

Tel:

Web: www.firtreeshopandcafe.co.uk

Thursday 2nd June

Ryedale Vineyards

Open for wine sales

4.00-6.00pm

 

 

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.ryedalevineyards.co.uk

Thursday 2nd June

Wine Master Tasting Evening featuring a local winery

5.30pm-7.00pm

Details to follow

Tel:

Web: www.mercure.com

Friday 3rd June

The Arden Hotel

A visit to local vineyard, Welcombe Hills

Arrivals from 11.30am

Guests will meet at the Arden Hotel where theywill travel to the nearby Welcombe Hills Vnieyard for a private tour.

Following the tour guests will return to the Arden Hotel for a 3 course lunch completmented by Welcombe Hills wines.

Cost: £39.50 per person

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.theardenhotelstratford.com

Saturday 4th June

Ryedale Vineyards

Tutored tasting of 8 Yorkshire wines

Led by Dr Gareth Morgan DipWSET, Member of the Association of Wine Educators.

Starts at 3.00pm with a vineyard tour, followed by tutored tasting and canapes.  Likely finishing time 6.00pm.

Cost: £25 per person.  Maximum 12 people (minimum 6 people for the tasting to go ahead)

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.ryedalevineyards.co.uk

Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th June

Kibworth Wines

Saturday: Open 12:00-8:30pm

Sunday: Open 12:00-5:30pm

English wine from our selected range tasting available including a prize draw running for the entire week for an Englsh sparkling rose - see more details in store.

Tel:

Web: www.kibworthwines.co.uk

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East Anglia
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Come and visit the Suffolk Show 1st & 2nd June 2011, where East Anglian vineyards will be out in force in their own tent, next to the Food Hall.  This is your chance to taste a wide range of wines from vineyards across the East Anglian region. 

 


 


Email: events

Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th May

Wine Tastings of Elysian Fields wine.

Tel:

Web: www.3at3deli.com

Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th May

Wine Tastings of Elysian Fields wine. Tel:

Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th May

Wine Tastings of Elysian Fields wine. Tel:

Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th May

The Winestore at La

Wine Tastings of Elysian Fields wine. Tel:

Web: www.lahogue.co.uk/farm-shop

Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th May

Wine Tastings of Elysian Fields wine.

Tel:

Web: www.rectoryfarmshop.co.uk

Saturday 28th June - Thursday 2nd June

Giffords Hall Vineyard

Vineyard open and introducing new wines for 2011. 

Please contact for further details.

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.giffordshall.co.uk

Saturday 28th, Sunday 29th & Monday 30th May

The vineyard is open for tours and tastings over both weekends of English wine Week

Tel:

Email: events 

Web: www.chilfordhall.co.uk

Saturday 4th & Sunday 6th June

Wine Tastings of Elysian Fields wine.

Tel:

Web: www.3at3deli.com

Saturday 4th & Sunday 6th June

Wine Tastings of Elysian Fields wine. Tel:

Saturday 4th & Sunday 6th June

Wine Tastings of Elysian Fields wine. Tel:

Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th June



The vineyard is open for tours and tastings over both weekends of English wine Week

Tel:

Email: events 

Web: www.chilfordhall.co.uk

Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th June

The Winestore at La Hogue Farm Shop

Wine Tastings of Elysian Fields wine. Tel:

Web: www.lahogue.co.uk/farm-shop

Saturday 4th & Sunday 6th June

Rectory Farm Shop

Wine Tastings of Elysian Fields wine.

Tel:

Web: www.rectoryfarmshop.co.uk

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Wales
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All Week

Parva Farm Vineyard

Tintern


All Week

We will be open everyday from 11.30a.m.-6.00p.m. for self-guided vineyard tours (& a treasure hunt for the children) and wine tastings.

Special guided tours with wine tastings also available:

Cost: £5.00 per person

Tuesday 31st May

2.30pm

Thursday 2nd June

5.30pm

 

Tel:

emai:

Web: www.parvafarm.com

Tuesday 31st May - Friday 3rd June

Wernddu Farm Vineyard

Vineyard open

11.00am - 5.00pm

New 2010 organic vintage white wine being launched.

alpaca walking and feeding

Bouncy Castle

Teas and coffees and home-made cakes available.

Tel:

Email:

Web: www.wernddu.com

Tuesday 31st May

Parva Farm Vineyard


Special guided tours with wine tastings also available:

Starting at 2.30pm

Cost: £5.00 per person

We will also be open everyday from 11.30a.m.-6.00p.m. for self-guided vineyard tours (& a treasure hunt for the children) and wine tastings.

 

Tel:

emai:

Web: www.parvafarm.com

Thursday 2nd June

Parva Farm Vineyard


Special guided tours with wine tastings also available:

Starting at 5.30pm

Cost: £5.00 per person

We will also be open everyday from 11.30a.m.-6.00p.m. for self-guided vineyard tours (& a treasure hunt for the children) and wine tastings.

 

Tel:

emai:

Web: www.parvafarm.com

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London
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Saturday 28th May - Thursday 30th June

Bumpkin Restaurants:

Join Bumpkin Restaurants in their celebration of English Wine Week all month!

10 English wines will be available by the glass or bottle, with exclusive Bumpkin discounts.  If you want a snifter, just ask.

The wines have been chosen to enjoy on their own or to accompany the wide choice of delicious dishes cooked with seasonal British ingredients.

Tel:
(Notting Hill)

Tel:

(South Kensington)

Web: www.bumpkinuk.com

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

Selected Mercure Hotels

Mercure Hotels are celebrating English Wine Week!

London City Bankside

71 - 79 Southwark Street, London, SE1 0JA

Thames Lodge Hotel

Thames Street, Staines, Middlesex, TW18 4SE

SEE EVENT ON 2ND JUNE WITH MERCURE BANKSIDE

Web: www.mercure.com

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

The Dining Room at Dukes

Throughout English Wine Week for Lunch and Dinner

In conjunction with Chapel Down Wines - Offering English Sparkling and Still wines by the glass

Tel:

Web: www.dukeshotel.com

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

The Penny Black

Our special English Wine Week menu has been carefully designed to match the best English wines currently available

Lunch menu: Two courses with a matching glass of English wine per course: Biddenden Bacchus 2009 and Chapel Down Flint Dry 2009 - £24

Dinner: Four specially created courses to match a glass each of Nyetimber Premiere Cuvee Blanc de Blancs 2001, Chapel Down Tenterden Estate Bacchus 2009, Biddenden Vineyards Ortega Gribble Bridge 2009 and Chapel Down English Rose 2010 - £58

The menu will comprise the very best of British seasonal produce and each course has been created to complement the choice of wine.

Tel:

Web: www.thepennyblack.com

Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June

Roast Restaurant

All Week

As a specialist British Restaurant Roast have English Wine available by the glass all year round.

For English Wine Week they are offering a special food and wine pairing each day with certain English wines not usually available by the glass so that diners can get a feel for what English Wine is all about. Each wine will be paired with a dish prepared specially by their chefs from 'home-grown' ingredients.

Examples of the food and wine pairings on offer:

Monday 30th May:

Chapel Down Brut Rose NV matched with Seafood appetiser with Dorset Lobster £18.50

Tuesday 31st May:

Chapel Down Unoaked Chardonnay matched with English Asparagus with Fairy Ring Mushrooms £13.50

Wednesday 1st June:

Chapel Down Pinot Blanc matched with Inverawe smoked Loch Etive Trout with crayfish and brown shrimp dressing £14.50

Thursday 2nd June:

Ridgeview Merret Bloomsbury 2008 matched with Deep Fried Oysters with tartare sauce £9.00

Friday 3rd June:

Chapel Down Trinity matched with Grilled 1lb rare breed T-bone steak with onion rings, chips and pepper sauce £35.00

Tel: 

Web: www.roast-restaurant.com

Friday 27th May

The White Swan Pub &

In celebration of English Wine Week:

The White Swan 'Asparagus & English Wines Evening'

Delicious, 5 course meal of English sourced ingredients, including seasonal asparagus.  Each course to be accompanied by an English wine.

Price: £46 per person, coffee/tea and petit fours included

Tel:

Web: www.thewhiteswanlondon.com

Wednesday 1st June

Artisan & Vine

Artisan & Vine will have an open bottle of every English wine that they stock – around 30 bottles. 

£20/person - you get a glass – around 30 wines from over 15 English vineyards – for you to taste.  The session will run from 7pm until 9pm for you to taste as much as you can!

All the bottles on tasting will be available for sale to take home or drink in the bar.

 

 

Tel:

Web: www.artisanandvine.com

Thursday 2nd June

Mercure

Wine Master Tasting Evening

5.30pm-7.00pm

Details to follow

Tel:

Web: www.mercure.com

Tuesday 7th June

The Food Hall

We are putting our English wines to the fore for the week and on the Tuesday evening the 7th we hold our monthly tasting at our Wine Bar here in the basement.  For the month of June we have decided to do English wines to wrap up English Wine Week!

The tastings run from 6.00 - 7.30pm with opportunity to buy after, we supply tasting sheets and the event is informal.  Best of all they are also free!

Tel:

Web: www.johnlewis.com

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