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Nutbourne Vineyards Christmas Tastings

We will be hosting our annual Christmas Tasting on: Saturday December 14th and 21st from 11am – 3pm. Our outdoor wood-fired oven will be in action & we will present a selection of our wines. If you would like to attend please email the date you would like to attend and how many people there…

By admin 26/11/2019 Off

Sussex – New Restaurant opening by the Gladwin Brothers

We are excited to announce the opening of Sussex on Frith Street in Soho. This is the 4th restaurant opened by the Gladwin Brothers, focusing on hand-picked ingredients, foraged from the Sussex countryside, as well as their family farm and Vineyard. The other 3 restaurants, The Shed (Notting Hill), Rabbit (King’s Road) and Nutbourne (Battersea)…

By admin 09/11/2019 Off

Harvest 2019

We started picking on the 23rd of September and finished on the 23rd of October. We had a successful but challenging harvest month. We picked over 48 tons of grapes which makes approximately 53,000 bottles of wine. The plan this year is to make some more red wine. We will also be looking at creating some…

By admin 08/11/2019 Off

Tours and Private Events

We have had a busy summer so far with lots of vineyard and winery work, as well as having a busy period with tours and private events. Hosting tours at the vineyard is such fun at the vineyard as we love sharing with people what we do here, and everything involved from the vineyard to…

By admin 06/08/2019 Off

The Shed Pop Up in the Vines

The Shed in Notting Hill was the original Gladwin Brothers Restaurant. First opened in 2012 by three brothers – a Chef, a Farmer and a Restaurateur, to bring slice of the Sussex Countryside to West London. Now they are going back to their roots and hosting a lunch at their family owned vineyard, Nutbourne Vineyards…

By admin 21/04/2019 Off

Bottling has started

The wines have been in tank happily for the past 4 months and it is now time to bottle them. Yesterday we bottled over 6,000 bottles of our Nutty Wild sparkling wine, which is made from 100% pinot noir and only sits on lees for 12 months making it a young and fresh wine. The…

By admin 06/03/2019 0

Lower Alcohol Wines Preferred

Lower alcohol wines are becoming more popular and preferred by many consumers to the stronger alcohol wines which can be over powering in taste and undesired when opting to drink less.   Lower alcohol wines originated from Mosel in Germany due to their cooler climates which resulted in growing grapes with less sugar content and…

By admin 04/02/2019 0

January 2019 New Year

THE UNDERGROUND CAVE Work on our new underground “cave’ is about to be completed. This is a wonderful new temperature stable long term wine  store with space for up to 200,000 bottles. Please come and see it this summer. NEW WINES We have some exciting new additions to our range – our much anticipated Blush rose…

By admin 21/01/2019 0

2018 Record Harvest

We experienced our biggest ever harvest this year picking over 50 tons of  the classic champagne varietals -Chardonnay, Pinot Noir & Pinot Blanc, and over 25 tons of our Riesling style – Bacchus, Reichensteiner & Huxelrebe. Harvest started a whole month earlier than usual, in mid-September and finished 17th October. This gave us ideal warm, dry Autumn…

By admin 21/01/2019 0