Discover the secrets of producing delicious wines right here in the UK when you and a guest enjoy a Meet the Wine Maker Vineyard Tour with Tastings in the beautiful East Sussex countryside. Fine English wines are fast becoming a popular choice among wine-lovers, and there's no better place to enjoy a proper introduction to the grapes, production methods and wines themselves than at Court Garden Vineyard Winery, a family-run single-estate vineyard currently producing award-winning English wines. Here you'll be met and welcomed by Hugo, one of the wine-makers, who will take you on a tour of the vineyard and show you the growing and tending processes essential for producing quality grapes. During your tour you'll find out why the salty Sussex air is perfect for sparkling wine varieties, learn about the various jobs undertaken throughout the wine-maker's year, and call in at the winery to see the magic that transforms the humble grape into a glass of award-winning English wine. After your tour you'll enjoy a tasting session of four delicious Court Garden sparkling wines - an appropriate way to discover what makes these wines so special.
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On the day of your visit to Court Garden Vineyard Winery you'll be met and welcomed by Hugo Corney, your guide for the day. Enjoy a walk around the vineyard before calling in at the winery to discover the fascinating processes involved in turning English-grown grapes into award-winning wines. At the end of your tour you'll enjoy the opportunity to sample four different wines and if you would like to, why not make a cheeky purchase and enjoy some of the delicious sparkling wine at home.