Wine Tasting: White Castle Vineyard – Friday 10th June (WELSH WINE WEEK)

£15.00

Friday 10th June @ 242 Penarth Road, Cardiff
6:30 pm onwards

 

In conjunction with Welsh Wine Week our next tasting will focus on the wines of White Castle Vineyard, Llanvetherine, presented by owners Robb & Nicola Merchant.

Robb & Nicola purchased a 12 acre small holding in 1995, converting the milking parlour into their home a year later, however it was 2008 before the dream of owning a vineyard become a reality, having purchased a 5 acre gently sloping, south facing field, soil tests were performed and vines ordered.

May 2009 saw the planting of 4000 vines, the varieties of vines planted were Pinot Noir, Regent, Rondo, Seyval Blanc & Phoenix, now there was no turning back, May 2010 saw a further planting of 800 vines this variety being Siegerrebe.

May 2019 marked their 10-year Anniversary since first planting and to mark this milestone they have planted a further 2000 vines these varieties are Pinot Noir and Cabernet Franc.

Hear about their journey in person enjoy some locally produced Welsh wine this Welsh Wine Week.

 

There are 25 places available. Tickets cost £15 per person.

 

NB. No physical tickets will be issued. By purchasting this ticket you will be automatically added to the list of attendees.

 

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Friday 10th June @ 242 Penarth Road, Cardiff
6:30 pm onwards

In conjunction with Welsh Wine Week our next tasting will focus on the wines of White Castle Vineyard, Llanvetherine, presented by owners Robb & Nicola Merchant.

Robb & Nicola purchased a 12 acre small holding in 1995, converting the milking parlour into their home a year later, however it was 2008 before the dream of owning a vineyard become a reality, having purchased a 5 acre gently sloping, south facing field, soil tests were performed and vines ordered.

May 2009 saw the planting of 4000 vines, the varieties of vines planted were Pinot Noir, Regent, Rondo, Seyval Blanc & Phoenix, now there was no turning back, May 2010 saw a further planting of 800 vines this variety being Siegerrebe.

May 2019 marked their 10-year Anniversary since first planting and to mark this milestone they have planted a further 2000 vines these varieties are Pinot Noir and Cabernet Franc.

Hear about their journey in person enjoy some locally produced Welsh wine this Welsh Wine Week.

 

There are 25 places available. Tickets cost £15 per person.

 

NB. No physical tickets will be issued. By purchasting this ticket you will be automatically added to the list of attendees.

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