The Notebook


Today we spent the day finding out what’s been happening in the vineyard with our vineyard manager Peter.
Written by our Placement student Myriam Rassaa.


 A day with our young winemaker, Felix in the winery.
Written by our French placement student Myriam Rassaa.

Hen Parties in a Vineyard

Your love affair with Hambledon begins the moment you arrive. The exquisite views, stunning grounds and rich history all help to make it a precious jewel in England’s crown. As the oldest commercial English vineyard, Hambledon was established in 1952 by General Sir Guy Salisbury-Jones. Ian Kellett bought the estate in 1999 in order to specialise in sparkling wines. In 2011 the vineyard was substantially expanded and a new state-of-the-art, all gravity-fed winery was built – the only one of its kind in the UK.  

A Classic Christmas ..

A first for Hambledon this year, now we have three wines we are offering a Treat for your employees or family and friends to a yuletide to remember this year, with one of our exclusive Christmas packages. 

Four Week Wine Night! Hampshire’s Harvests

Join us here at Hambledon Vineyard during our harvest period for four consecutive Friday nights of fun and flavours!
The perfect present for anyone who enjoys a weekend treat or a wonderful, unique month of eventful evenings to be enjoyed with friends and family.

Anne Krebiehl MW

The English sparkling-wine industry now has sufficient reserve stocks to start producing Non-Vintage wines, says Anne Krebiehl MW —a sign of maturity in more ways than one