Despite the recent wet weather, the grapes are almost ready for harvesting. Continue reading Almost ready for harvest
Bottles ready for bottling of the 2018 vintage Continue reading Ready for the 2018 vintage
Last batch of the 2014 Sparkling Wine being prepared for disgorging. Continue reading Last batch of the 2014 Sparkling Wine
We are delighted to offer a strictly limited quantity (only 50 available) of wooden presentation gift boxes. Each box contains a bottle of Wellhayes 2014 Sparkling Wine together with a large 180g traditional ballotin (containing 16 chocolates) of exclusive hand made luxury truffles, infused with spirit made from Wellhayes Sparkling wine. These presentation boxes, which … Continue reading Christmas Special Offer
Wellhayes Fire is a smooth, warming brandy made from Pinot Noir grown in Wellhayes Vineyard and made exclusively on site. It is now available from the ‘cellar door’ in 10cl and 25cl bottles; and in liqueur chocolates at cask strength (60% ABV) through the website. Continue reading Have you tried our new brandy?
Concert tickets are now available here for the 2018 season of Music@Wellhayes. Highlights for this season include a return by the Janus Ensemble; a recital by Hugo Herman-Wilson, who won the audience prize in last year’s Somerset Song Prize; and a return by Exeter-based Dance Labs for an evening of Music and Dance, including Gershwin’s … Continue reading 2018 Concert Tickets Now available
As part of the Exmoor Food and Drink Festival, we provided the sparkling wine for a breakfast that the excellent Swan in Bampton organised last month. This photograph shows Paul supervising proceedings in reflective mood. You can also listen to a radio interview we gave after the event, which provides a general introduction to what we … Continue reading Breakfast at the Swan
As 2017 comes to an end, it is time to reflect on the highs (including some excellent concerts in our newly refurbished barn) and the challenges we had in the vineyard including a late frost at the end of April. It has been a mixed year in the vineyard, with some highlights but also some … Continue reading Looking forward to 2018
Our new winery is now ready for the forthcoming harvest! With thanks to the European Agricultural Fund for Rural development our project to develop a winery and tasting room is now complete on time and to cost – in time for the 2016 harvest. Continue reading A brand new winery!
Work is now well advanced on converting the barn to a winery. At the same time we have been busy disgorging the 2014 vintage ready for the launch on 3rd September, tickets for which are now on sale. It promises to be quite an occasion and tickets are limited, so you are advised to book … Continue reading Vineyard Launch