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Winemaker Tour 1pm

April 21, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm



April 21, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Ridgeview Wine Estate, Fragbarrow Lane
Ditchling Common, Sussex BN6 8TP United Kingdom
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01444 242040
  • Join on a bespoke tour with our Ridgeview Winemaker, with the exclusive opportunity to meet the craftsmen behind our wines
  • Our winemaker will guide you through our Ridgeview home vineyards, explaining the year in the life of a vine, from pruning to harvesting of the grapes
  • Tour of our modern winery with sparkling wine specialist facilities. Gain an insight into how we transform our grapes into our internationally acclaimed sparkling wine
  • Visit one of England’s only specialist underground cellars (subject to closure at certain times of the year)
  • Take advantage of the occasion to ask your winemaker specific questions.
  • Tutored tasting with the Winemaker of Ridgeview’s current release sparkling wines in our tasting room that overlooks the picturesque South Downs
  • Inclusion of a rare archive Ridgeview wine in the tasting to give you the opportunity to discover the effect that extended ageing brings to our wines


Tickets are no longer available

Cancellations: Tour tickets are non-refundable. If you are unable to attend a tour, we can postpone your booking on one occasion, given a minimum of two weeks notice.
Ridgeview host tours year round. In the case of extreme weather conditions we may cancel an event for safety reasons, in this instance a full refund or alternative date will be offered. Ridgeview reserves the right to postpone tours as required.


You are invited to join us at any of the many events we host here at Ridgeview throughout the year. They range from garden parties to Easter trails: there is something for everyone.


Join us for a guided tour of the vineyard and winery. Hosted by one of our experts from the team, you will experience insights into the craft of creating our award-winning sparkling wines. Followed up by a tasting in our beautiful tasting room overlooking the South Downs.

Ridgeview Tours and Tastings are now unfortunately suspended until January 2021.

£20 per person, pre-booking is essential.

Please use the calendar to book

Alternatively, you may wish to
book a private tour or purchase a gift certificate.

(Over 18’s only on tours, no dogs apart from guide dogs, we do not accept bookings from stag or hen parties)


The ideal gift for wine lovers – purchase a tour and tasting voucher for two people to attend one of our classic tours.

The tour and tasting voucher can then be redeemed by the gift recipient  who can choose a convenient date to suit them.

£40 (includes tour and tasting for two)