As the days get shorter and the golden hues of Autumn come to grace our Tenterden estate, we’re getting creative at our winery and preparing for the festivities that lay ahead, with a seasonal events calendar designed to surprise and delight any wine enthusiast - from the inquisitive to the connoisseur.
From guided tours of the vineyard and winery to dining packages and extended wine tastings, we have an array of gift experiences that are sure to bring joy this Christmas.
FESTIVE WREATH MAKING WORKSHOPS
Join us for an evening of wreath making and wine tasting led by R H Horticulture and the team at Chapel Down. With the festivities in full flow, explore your creative side, whilst making your very own bespoke Christmas wreath using a selection of festive florals and greenery, as well as some Chapel Down corks for that winemaker twist, ready for the festivities ahead!
Enjoy a welcome glass of our award-winning English sparkling wine in our picturesque Wine Sanctuary while the team guide you through the wreath-making process.
Price: £65.00 per person
FESTIVE WINE DINNER
Indulge in an intimate evening of seasonal gastronomy at The Swan, with Chapel Down on Friday 22nd December. Enjoy a welcome glass of our iconic sparkling wine by the fire at our 2AA Rosette restaurant at the winery , followed by a seasonal five course menu, designed by the Executive Chef and paired with wines by Head Winemaker, Josh Donaghay-Spire. The evening experience will be hosted by a senior brand ambassador who will present each food and wine pairing. Click the link below to view the sample menu and book.
Price: £125.00 per person
SPARKLING WINE MASTERCLASS
Immerse yourself in the world of sparkling wine on Friday 1st December. This entertaining and educational experience will take you from the origins of sparkling wines to the current industry and the famous brands within it. Enjoy a guided tour of our estate, learning about the vineyards and winemaking processes specific to sparkling wine production. This will be followed by an in-depth wine tasting of sparkling wines from all over the world including our award-winning wines. The wines will be accompanied by a small selection of cheese and charcuterie.
Price: £85.00 per person
CHRISTMAS CRAFT WORKSHOP
Join us on Friday 8th December for a festive and creative afternoon, accompanied by a glass of our award-winning English sparkling wine. Decorate a stylish wine bottle using glass paints and pens, creating a beautiful recycled candle holder decoration and hand-roll a beautiful natural beeswax candle for it.
Makers will have an elegant, hand-painted candle holder and candle by the end of the session. A truly beautiful and thoughtful gift for the festive season.
Price: £45.00 per person