The vineyard is situated on the edge of the picturesque village of Woodchurch in Kent – the garden of England. Set on hills looking south over the ancient Romney marsh down to the English channel, their land has the perfect geography and climate to produce the highest quality grapes and the finest English sparkling wine.
It is commonly recognized that southern England now provides the perfect growing conditions for grapes to produce outstanding sparkling wine. This is being demonstrated by an increasing number of international awards for wines from Kent and the southern counties. At Woodchurch these conditions combine with the perfect location and the right management to enable us to produce wine of the highest quality.
At Woodchurch their vision is to create the world’s finest sparkling wines. Every step of the vine growing and wine making process is approached with a meticulous attention to detail. Throughout the year the vines are managed by hand and treated with great care which in turn means the fruit harvested is of the highest quality. Their wine is made in a state of the art winery by one of the UK’s leading winemakers whose philosophy of minimal intervention and diligent approach to wine-making result in superb wines.
Explore the vineyard by taking a free self-guided tour, or for the full experience join one of their guided tours. Tours include a guided walk around their beautiful vineyard with an explanation of the vineyard activities throughout the year. You will also sample our current releases and learn about the wine making process.
A picturesque walk from Shirkoak Farm…
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A visit to the Woodchurch Wine Estate.