Woodchurch Vineyard - Harvest report 2018 1 Nov 2018
It was our 7th harvest this year at Woodchurch and easily our biggest yet with record quantities of grapes
New Release: Classic Cuvée - 2014 Vintage 11 Mar 2018
ve recently released the latest vintage of Classic, and it's going down a storm.
Cold snap! 7 Mar 2018
There were some beautiful scenes across the UK, Kent and the vineyard in early March. Temperatures reached a low of -6 °C here at Woodchurch.
Woodchurch appeared in issue 57 of the prestigious World of Fine Wine magazine. Our Blanc de blancs 2013 did exceptionally well and was picked out as one of Tom Stevenson's top wines and scoring 91 out of 100.
Harvest 2017 21 Sep 2017
Harvest will begin on 28th September this year - 2 weeks earlier than last year.
Award winning new releases 26 May 2017
We're pleased to announce the official release of two new wines and they have both already had great success in international wine competitions!
We've partnered with Connoisseuer Estates 10 Feb 2017
We're delighted to announce that we've partnered with national wine distributor and importer Connoisseur Estates.
Winter pruning 2017 10 Feb 2017
We've been busy pruning the vines, we're well over halfway through. To promote healthier vines we've been employing a new technique called gentle pruning.
We're in the national news! 12 Sep 2016
We're thrilled to be one of the lead vineyards in The English Wine Compendium by Matthew Jukes - a 2 part feature on English wine in the Daily Mail Weekend supplement.
We are delighted with the recognition we’ve received from these prestigious competitions. It reinforces our belief that we have the perfect site for sparkling wine and is a reflection of our commitment to quality.
Introducing our Classic Cuvée 2013 16 Mar 2016
Our 2013 Classic Cuvée is ready for release and is now available to order online.
Woodchurch Sparkling Rosé now available 2 Dec 2015
The wine is from the 2013 vintage. This was an excellent year in the vineyard with a long summer allowing the grapes to develop mature fruit flavours without losing their refreshing acidity.
Harvest report 2015 17 Nov 2015
This year’s harvest was a great success, not only did we pick a record number of grapes, the fruit was also excellent quality. 2015 vintage is set to be another outstanding sparkling wine.
Harvest preparation at Woodchurch 2 Oct 2015
Although spring arrived late this year, we’ve had a very good summer and the vines have produced plenty of fruit which is ripening well. Over the last couple of weeks we’ve been testing the sugar and acid levels of the grapes to determine the best time to pick.
Summer in the vineyard (Newsletter) 30 Jul 2015
The latest news from the vineyard. We're now open to the public, we have a lovely tasting area where you can be some of the first to try our limited edition wines. News on flowering and summer work in the vineyard, and more awards for our wine.
Our first release consists of two exceptional wines from our very first harvest in 2012. It’s the culmination of 5 years setting up and carefully managing Woodchurch vineyard and a very exciting moment for owners Donna and Graham.
Our First Release 19 Jan 2015
Very exciting times are ahead at Woodchurch vineyard over the next few months. We’re currently gearing up to sell our very first bottles of wine.
2014 Harvest 18 Oct 2014
What an excellent year for English wine, we like other vineyards were blessed with a large ripe crop, the weather throughout the growing season was glorious.
2013 Harvest 27 Oct 2013
With the help of friends, family, neighbours and professional pickers we brought in a total of 13 ton of grapes for our 2013 vintage.
Our First Harvest 23 Oct 2012
Our first harvest is over! With a team of friends and family we picked the Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier on the 13th October.