Stourport on Severn
Open to the Public
White Sparkling White Dessert Wine Shop Accommodation Disabled Access
Established mid-1970's, Astley is one of the longer lasting small (5acres) commercial vineyards.
Astley is dedicated to the production of quality wine - using best modern vineyard practices including low yields (under 3 tons/acre) are produced which concentrate site and variety characteristics. The wines are made up at Three Choirs by award-winning winemaker Martin Fowke.
Since the first significant production in 1983 it has consistently won awards in every year. All their wines are Quality Wine status (PDO).
Grape Varieties Grown:
Kerner, Madeleine Angevine. Also Siegerrebe (especially for late harvest), Bacchus and various small parcels, some experimental.
Wine Styles produced:
Still Dry, Medium Dry and Late Harvest white
All Astley wines are English Quality Wine status, many have ageing potential. 97% of all wines produced by Astley have won an awrd in regional, national or international competitions since 1984 and they are recommended in Rick Stein's guide.
Free entry to enjoy the surroundings and explore the vineyard. Tastings and sales available.
Informal, personal and informative guided tours can be arranged for groups of 12-20, by appointment.
Self-catering holiday apartment on site.
Off B4196 between Holt Heath (on A443 north from Worcester ) and Stourport-on-Severn; the vineyard is well signed within Astley