Winemaker tour - select Fridays at 5pm
Gain a real insight into how wine is made through a tour with the winemaker. A more in-depth look at all that goes into making wine followed by a tutored tasting of our wines. A good chance to ask any questions you may have on vine-growing, winemaking and how best to understand, choose and enjoy wine!
Tours start at 5pm on select Fridays and generally last 1.5 hours. Pre booking is essential.
Friday 24th August - Oaked & Aged Wines
This informative masterclass explores oaked and aged wine processes; what to expect from oak and how long will a wine improve, how oak is used, fermenting, malolactic and ageing in oak and the differences. You will learn about the different types of oak, plus non-oak barrels (acacia, chestnut), as well as the variety of ageing processes from tank, barrel and bottle. Tasting will include Classic Cuvée, Pinot Noir, Carpe Diem and Madeleine.
Friday 31st August - Wine & Food Evening
Learn the rules of food and wine pairing like a pro with our food and wine pairing masterclass. Take a brief tour of the winery and discover more about wine flavours, sugar and acidity, before a wine tasting with nibbles or cheeses, and our wines, including: Vintage 2011 or other sparkling, Madeleine 2016, Madeleine 2017, Pinot Noir and Mena Hweg 2013.