2017 Grape Harvest Report

Summary Hand-picked by volunteers, friends and family, 2017 was our 3rd grape harvest. The traditional champagne varieties: Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay were planted in 2012, some vines are not yet mature.  Grape quantity was significantly up versus 2016 especially the Pinot Noir some of which we protected with bird netting.  Each year the […]

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Junes Workshops Diary

  We’ve had a fabulous June. Hosted great workshops and welcomed amazing people to the Estate. See our highlights.   Beginner’s Weave Workshop Weave is such a simple and satisfying hobby and once our guests got to grips with their tools and the technique they unleashed there creativity. Beginner’s Pencil Drawing Workshop So inspired was one of […]

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May Workshops

We’ve had a great time this month with some fabulous guests and tutors joining us at our Rural Craft workshops. From art to food, there’s been plenty on offer – if you would like to browse our upcoming workshops, click here. Our Beginners Oil Painting Workshop, tutored by Sara Penrose, once again was a success and […]

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