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The Art of Growing Grapes for Wine

Saturday, February 23 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

£50

The Art of Growing Grapes for Wine
Saturday 23rd February 2019 |10am to 1pm
If you’re a wine lover and want to try your hand at growing grapes for wine making, this workshop could be the perfect way to start. Join us for a step-by-step introduction to grape growing for wine making.
Presented by vineyard owner Helenka Brown, this workshop will cover vine selection, good site choice, planting, early years vine care and a wine tasting of single varietal wines to help you choose what type of wine you’d like to make.
Outline of the morning:
10.00am – Welcome with refreshments and meet tutor Helenka Brown
Getting started: where and when to plant
Early years vine care, practical examples
The end result: grape selection and wine tasting
Personal planning and wrap up
1.00pm Departure
Refreshments will be provided throughout the morning. We suggest you bring outdoor boots and warm clothes, so we can go out into the vineyard for some practical examples. Perfect for complete novices and is a great introduction to how to growing grapes to make your own wine.
The venue will be our fantastic new Rural Antics barn space, which opened in early 2018 – with lovely countryside views, it’s a delightful location perfect for this grape growing workshop.

Details

Date:
Saturday, February 23
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
£50
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.hanwellwine.co.uk/product/the-art-of-growing-grapes-for-wine-23rd-feb-19/

Organiser

Hanwell Wine Estate
Phone:
01949 813930
Website:
https://www.hanwellwine.co.uk

Venue

Hanwell Wine Estate
Melton Road
Hinckling Pastures, Leicestershire LE14 3QG United Kingdom
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Phone:
01949 813930
Website:
https://www.hanwellwine.co.uk