It all starts with exceptional grapes.
23,000 vines were planted include 14 different Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay clones and rootstocks, carefully selected to emulate the diverse, complex and interesting blends which characterise the finest sparkling wines. The vineyard's location, in the Purbeck region of Dorset, and its distinctive bowl shape, ensure that it enjoys the most comfortable of microclimates. Use of organic feeds, natural well water and state of the art vineyard equipment, all contribute to quality from the outset. It’s a fascinating and beautiful place to visit.