Category: Wine

Winemaking Tour & Tasting

A unique Harvest experience at Nutbourne Vineyards Harvest is one of the most exciting times to visit Nutbourne and we’re inviting you to join us in the winery. We’re offering a rare opportunity to experience winemaking at a boutique vineyard whilst the 2021 harvest is actually underway. Even if you have been on one of…

By Olivia Thomas 03/10/2021 Off

New Release: Blush 2020

We’re Blushing with pride We’ve just released the latest vintage of our Blush, a delightful dry rosé made from a combined pressing of Pinot Blanc and Pinot Noir. With a beautiful pink hue, it has a gentle wild strawberry acidity, soft summer fruits and floral herbaceous notes. A wine for quaffing on a summer’s afternoon…

By Olivia Thomas 16/08/2021 Off

Sussex has been Observed

“There’s an awful lot to like about Sussex” It was wonderful to see today’s review of the Gladwin Brothers Sussex restaurant by Jay Rayner in the Guardian’s Observer Magazine. We were delighted to spot a lovely mention of our 2018 Chardonnay too, as a “crisp, bright chablis-like joy”. Read the full article on the Guardian…

By Olivia Thomas 27/06/2021 Off

WineGB Gold for our 2019 Bacchus

Nutbourne is once again delighted to announce success in the WineGB Awards Our 2019 Bacchus was awarded a Gold medal in the 2021 Awards, judged by Susie Barrie MW, Oz Clarke OBE, Rebecca Palmer, Helen McGinn, Beth Kelly MW, Hamish Anderson and Simon Field MW. The tasting note from the judges describes the wine as…

By Olivia Thomas 24/06/2021 Off

A Note from Jancis Robinson

We’re thrilled to have received another wonderful tasting note from JancisRobinson.com, this time for our 2018 Chardonnay in a comparative tasting of 25 English Chardonnays. Tamlyn Currin wrote: “Tasted blind. Crackling with bright, lime-green, apple-sherbet energy. The acidity buzzes across the palate and there is a kind of light-filled iridescence that somehow puts me in…

By Olivia Thomas 22/06/2021 Off

Great British Rosé Week

A Celebration of all things Pink It’s Great British Rosé week, a social celebration of English and Welsh rosé from 19 – 25 April organised by Archie of @wineawaytheday and Alex of @englishvineyards. We’re delighted that our 2019 Blush has been selected to feature and it’s been the perfect week to talk about rosé, with…

By Olivia Thomas 19/04/2021 Off

Wine by the Glass

Ready to Pour We now offer a selection of our wines by the glass from our cellar door. You can sit back and sip in our wine lodge amongst the vines, or enjoy our views of the South Downs from our windmill balcony or platform. By the glass Ten.Five £4.50 Blush 2019 £4.50 Sussex Reserve…

By Olivia Thomas 14/04/2021 Off

New Release: Ten.Five

New Release: Ten.Five We’ve just released a limited edition of Ten.Five, a lighter still white wine fermented to just 10.5% alcohol, with no chaptalisation or added sugar. This dry wine is fresh, delicate and tangy, with hints of lychee and herbaceous notes. It’s made from 100% Chardonnay grapes from the 2018 vintage. The painting by…

By Olivia Thomas 07/04/2021 Off

Summer 2021 Tours and Tastings

We can’t wait to welcome you back to Nutbourne From mid-April we’ll be offering guided tours of the vineyard and winery, followed by a tutored tasting of a selection of our wines. Tours will begin with tea, coffee and home-made cakes. You’ll be taken on an informative walk along the vineyard trail, followed by a…

By admin 23/03/2021 Off