Georgian Wine Making & Sussex vineyard tour

8,000 years in the making…

We pick you up from Brighton train s tation and transport you through the Sussex countryside to Henry’s Mariani – a Georgian winery and museum. your Georgian guide will take you through the 8,000 year history of traditional georgian wine making.  The winery produces clear, crisp white wines from qevery (large clay pots buried in the ground) for you to try.  you will also try a range of  Plumpton Estate wines too.

After Henry’s Mariani, we head to a country pub for a specially selected menu of  locally sourced, seasonal produce.

After lunch we head to an award winning Sussex Vineyard for a vineyard and winery tour where you will learn about English wine production from grape to glass followed by a second tutored tasting  On our way back to Brighton, we will stop off at the highest point in Sussex for 360 degree views of Sussex and down to the sea.  A truly magical day out!

Maximum group numbers – 15

Duration – 9:15 – 17:00  (8 hrs)  – This will vary slightly on individual tours.

Activity level – Low.  stroll around the Station, vineyard and tour of the winery.

Frequency – Selected Thursdays and Saturdays. Check out our booking calendar for tour dates

 

Your tour will include:

 

  • Convenient pick-up point from the Jury’s Inn Hotel Café at Brighton station
  • Expert tour guide
  • 30 minute scenic drive in our clean, modern minibus through the Sussex countryside into the Sussex wine region
  • Small intimate groups with a maximum of 15
  • Expert guided tour of Henry’s Marani
  • Tutored tasting of Traditional Georgian wines
  • Traditional English country pub lunch with specially selected menu of local produce 
  • Full vineyard and winery tour followed by a tutored tasting of English wines
  • Variety of dates to choose from.

 

Tour Dates:

Saturday 8th June

Thursday 13th June

Thursday 4th July

Saturday 20th July

Thursday 8th August

Saturday 17th August

Thursday 12th September

Saturday 21st September

Once you select your ticket type and amount you will be taken to our secure Paypal site where you can pay through your Paypal account or enter credit card details. If you have any questions regarding payment please contact us at info@greatbritishwinetours.co.uk.