Grab a fellow wine lover and treat your palates to some of the finest vintages and locally sourced produce the UK has to offer. Chapel Down produces a world-class collection of sparkling and still wines, together with an award-winning array of beers and ciders. Sparkling wines are created using the traditional method from fruit sourced from Chapel Down's very own and partner vineyards across the South East of England, and together you can sample the delicious end product. You're set to be educated and entertained by your knowledgeable guide who will take you out into the vineyards and then into the state-of-the-art winery. In the vineyards, you'll discover the essential role of the English climate in cultivating fruit that is distinct and packed with flavour. In the winery, you can see all of the grape-to-glass processes used to create superb wines. You can complete the tour in style with a tutored tasting of some of the acclaimed wine range Following a short interval where you can enjoy some shopping in the wine and fine food store, the two of you will be served a three-course early supper with fizz in The Swan restaurant. With two AA Rosettes and fresh local menu, there's sure to be something tasty to please your palates.
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On arrival at the Chapel Down Winery you will be greeted by your tour guide who will take you into the vineyards and the state of the art winery where the winemaking process from grape to glass will be explained. Following this will be a tutored wine tasting of 6 to 7 wines. After the tasting has concluded, there will be a short interval where you can check out Chapel Down's wine and fine food store. Then, the two of you will be invited to enjoy a delicious three-course early supper in the restaurant, served alongside a glass of fizz and finished with your choice of tea or coffee.