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English Wine Week

Saturday 23rd May - Sunday 31st May 2015



EWW logo no date or webEnglish Wine Week is a national campaign, designed to raise awareness of English wine across the country through retail outlets – from supermarkets to independent wine merchants, delicatessens to hotels, pubs, bars and restaurants. Vineyards across the country will also be opening their doors to welcome visitors, offering tours, tastings and special offers.  There are a wide range of activities which take place across the country to celebrate English Wine Week.

English Wine Week starts over Spring Bank Holiday which is also half term holiday for most schools. It marks the start of the tourist season, and the vineyards themselves are waking up to the new growing season – there is plenty to see and enjoy.

Please see below the listing details of forthcoming events and news about the events will be posted on our news pages. Don't forget to follow #EnglishWineWeek on twitter @englishwine and @englishwineweek!

English Wine Week 2015

Find out what's on for this year's English Wine Week:

109 Events


As part of English Wine Week, Bakers & Larners of Holt will be offering 20% discount off all stock of Winbirri Vineyard Wines.

The promotion will run from 19th May to 31st May.  Instore and online purchases.

 

Contact t: 01263 712244

www.bakersandlarners.co.uk

e:  sales@bakersandlarners.com

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Bakers & Larners of Holt
8 Market Place
Holt
Norfolk
NR25 6BW

01263 712244
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Friday 22nd May 2015
to Sunday 31st May 2015

Food & Wine Event

Friday 22nd to Saturday 30 May 2015
An exciting array of events and offers, taking place across Birmingham, in celebration of English Wine Week and English wine producers.

Go to: www.englishwinetakeover.co.uk for more details on all the events taking place

Friday 22nd to Saturday 30 May 2015
An exciting array of events and offers, taking place across Birmingham, in celebration of English Wine Week and English wine producers.

English Wine Takeover is a series of events in Birmingham during English Wine Week 2015. The event is catering for an increased consumer demand for wine with provenance and a growing awareness and interest in English wine.

This series of events and offers will be taking place across the city from 22nd May celebrating English Wine Week including tutored producer-led tastings and a flagship event, The Producers Festival.

Flagship Festival

The Producers Festival takes place on Saturday 23rd May and includes masterclasses, a VIP early-entry bubbly brunch and a canal-side afternoon tea. A special menu has been created by fine dining street food ensemble Fybin & Loin who will be making their debut on the Birmingham culinary scene.

A number of English wineries are already signed up to take part in the festival include Biddenden, Hush Heath, Three Choirs, Bolney and Sixteen Ridges.

Tasting events

Hotel Du Vin, Church Street, Friday 22nd May: English Cheese and English WIne with The Bolney Estate and hosted by TV presenter, Hotel du Vin Ambassador, and English wine fan Gary Newbon

Loki Wine, Great Western Arcade, Wednesday 27th May: England Vs The World tasting.


Offers

Loki, Hotel du Vin, Loves Restaurant and The Drink Emporium will all have offers on English wine during the week.



The English Wine Takeover takes place during English Wine Week - the official celebration of English Wine, for a series of events in venues around Birmingham.

English Wine Takeover is a collaboration between the Food & Drink Events Company, Birmingham social media agency Clarity Comms and English Wine Producers.

Go to: www.englishwinetakeover.co.uk for more details on all the events taking place

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English Wine Takeover
Birmingham

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Friday 22nd May 2015
to Sunday 31st May 2015

Vineyard Event

Trevibban Mill will be open to visitors and running some fantastic tours of the vineyard to celebrate English Wine Week

 

The Grand Tour will take place on Wednesday 27th May,11am, while guided tours will run at at 4pm everyday except Tuesday & Wednesday


Grand Walking Tour with lunch & full tasting £20. Guided Tour with tasting £10, children welcome on both (£10 Grand Tour £2 Guided tour).


For the Grand Tour please pre-book over phone or email. For the Guided Tour feel free to just turn up!


Call: 07876 332200

Email: info@trevibbanmill.com

or go to: www.trevibbanmill.com

for more details

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Trevibban Mill
Trevibban Mill
Dark Lane
Nr Padstow
Cornwall
PL27 7SE

07876 332200
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Saturday 23rd May 2015
to Sunday 31st May 2015

Combe Hay Vineyard joins in English Wine Week celebrations!

 

Check out tehir website: www.combehay.wordpress.com

Email: combehayvineyard@gmail.com

or call: 01373 834156

to find out more about their English Wine Week events

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Combe Hay Vineyard

01373 834156
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Saturday 23rd May 2015
to Sunday 1st November 2015

Vineyard Event

Lovell's vineyards, producers of the delicious Elagr Wines range, are opening their doors to visitors to celebrate English Wine Week!

Visitors will be shown around the vines and winery, followed by some samples of the wines, which will also be available to buy from the celar door.

Lovell's will be open through to November, but booking in advance is advised so that the team can be available.

Call: +44 (0) 1684 310843 or email: info@lovellsvineyard.co.uk to book a tour!

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The Lovells
Garrett Bank
Welland
Malvern
Worcs
WR13 6NF

01684 310843
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Saturday 23rd May 2015
to Sunday 31st May 2015

Look out for English wines on the menu at your local Elite Hotel, as the chain will be taking part in English Wine Week, highlighting and promoting English wines in its hotels' bars and restaurants throughout Sussex and Hampshire.

 

Go to www.elitehotels.co.uk to find your nearest one

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Elite Hotels
East Sussex and Hampshire

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Saturday 23rd May 2015
to Sunday 31st May 2015

Vineyard Event Food & Wine Event

To celebrate English Wine Week, Polgoon is offering FREE wine tastings in the shop and deli for the whole of English Wine Week. We will also have a range of food pairings on offer including some delicious Cornish cheeses and Cornish chocolates.

 

Visit: www.polgoon.com or email: cheers@polgoon.co.uk

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Polgoon Vineyard & Orchard
Polgoon Vineyard & Orchard
Rosehill
Penzance

TR20 8TE

01736 333946
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Saturday 23rd May 2015
to Sunday 31st May 2015

Vineyard Event

Bluebell Vineyard Estates will be open for tours and tastings throughout English Wine Week, so visitors can see how their spectatular Sparkling wines are created.  

Producers of the great Hindleap label, including the 2015 International Wine Challenge Gold Medal winning Hind Leap Blanc de Blancs, Bluebell Vineyard Estates have enjoyd huge success since they first planted in 2005, and now's your chance to find out why!

 

Details of the tours available:

Relax and wander around the Estate and extensive woodlands. Bring a picnic and enjoy the spectacular views of the vineyard from the terraced seating area.


Visit Bluebell's Tasting Room and Shop and sample current releases for £5 per head.

Guided Tours and Tastings

Private tours and tutored wine tastings are offered to groups of four or more. Please book in advance so we can tailor the tour to your requirements.

Our Wine Tours last for approximately one and half hours, cost £16.00 per person and include: 

* A glass of our Quality Sparkling Wine upon arrival

* A tour of our beautiful vineyard, where we grow the grape varieties Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier

* An explanation of the various vineyard activities that occur throughout the year 

* A tour of our specialist winery and equipment and an insight into the sparkling wine making process

* Taste all of our current releases in our Tasting Room

 

Call: 01825 791561

or Email: tours@bluebellvineyard.co.uk

for more details

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Bluebell Vineyard Estates
Glenmore Farm
Sliders Lane
Furners Green
East Sussex

TN22 3RU

01825 791561
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Parva Farm Vineyard is celebrating Welsh Wine Week by opening it's doors throughout the week!


The Vineyard will be open every day from 11.30am until 5.00pm during Welsh Wine Week for free vineyard tours & free wine tastings. They'll also be the opportunity to buy some of their wines, with special offers on some of the wines to celebrate!

Visit www.parvafarm.com  or ring Judith on 01291689636 for more information

Contact Details

Parva Farm Vineyard
Tintern,
Chepstow
Wales
NP166SQ

01291689636
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Saturday 23rd May 2015
to Sunday 31st May 2015

Vineyard Event

Join us as we celebrate English Wine Week. The Mount Vineyard will be open from 11:30am - 5pm the last two weekends in May. No pre-booking required. £10 entrance - Have a walk around the vineyard and sample 5 of our current wines including our just released 2013 Key range and our award-winning Sparkling Rose 2010 in our new tasting room. You can also enjoy a glass or bottle of any of our wines in the peaceful and picturesque settings of The Mount Vineyard. Spread the word!

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The Mount Vineyard
Church Street,
Shoreham,
Sevenoaks
TN14 7SD

01959524008
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