Court Garden, a Family Winery Making Single-estate Vineyard Wines in East Sussex

Located on a graceful south-faced slope and with South Downs in the backdrop, the Court Garden is a family winery making single-estate vineyard wines in East Sussex. The family make wine with passion and hard work and as a result, have won many valuable International awards that include a gold medal at the 50 Great Sparkling Wines of the World and the International Wine Challenge. Their sparkling wines are handcrafted using traditional grape varietals and bottle fermentation. The long ageing process enhances the complexity and taste of the wines. The farm was used to be called Manor of Ditchling Garden and later was named Court Garden after being owned by the Crown for a short while.

Court Garden, a Family Winery Making Single-estate Vineyard Wines in East Sussex

The vineyards were set up in 2005 and are one of the most famous in England covering an area of about 17 acres. The region has a maritime climate similar to north-east France, which is perfect for making sparkling wines. The classic Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Pinot Meunier are used to make sparkling wines while Rondo, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris and Ortega are used to build still wine. A couple of rare Champagne varieties, Petit Meslier and Arbanne also grow here. Apart from the sparkling wines, Court garden also produces Ditchling still wines including a Red, a White and a Rose. After harvesting of grapes, the traditional bottle fermentation method is used to produce their famous sparkling wine. Moreover, sheep are used on vineyards to graze and control the growth of grass.

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Wine Types:
Red Wine, White Wine, Rose Wine, Sparkling Wine,
Grape Varieties:

Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier, Pinot Gris, Pinot Blanc, Petit Meslier, Arbanne, Pinot Noir Precoce, Ortega And Rondo

Location:
Court Gardens Farm, Orchard Lane, Ditchling, East Sussex, United Kingdom See it on map
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Spoken Languages: English

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Court Gardens Farm, Orchard Lane, Ditchling, East Sussex, United Kingdom

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