On the 21st July we are proud to be hosting a truly magnificent dining experience. Join us for canapes and cocktails on the lawn at Blackdown Ridge at 6pm followed by a fascinating tour of the estate. You will then take a seat at the long table to enjoy a wonderful 4 course meal with wine paired to each dish. Daniel Britten will create a farm to table menu featuring the food and wine grown or raised in the fields of Blackdown Ridge Estate.
Please see https://youtu.be/keUYi3M1YJI for a taste of what's to come.
Photography courtesy of Victoria Campbell.
On 2nd July we are pleased to be promoting amognst the best local producers at the food and craft fair.
Fun for all the family
FARM THEMED CRAFTS for children including ceramic painting
CHILDREN’S FARM: meet our resident animals and feed the chickens
ELM KITCHEN serving homemade lunches & sweet treats
FOOD TASTINGS from our farm shop
FARM SHOP selling a wide range of meat, vegetables, cheeses & condiments
PLANT CENTRE Everything you need for your hanging baskets and tubs
LOCALLY PRODUCED food & crafts
Come and try Blackdown Ridge still and sparkling wines in the beautiful surroundings of Guildford Cathedral, GU2 7UP this Friday 12th May or Saturday 13th May. They will be live music, entertainment, concessions, food, money off wine vouchers and more!
Blackdown Ridge were proud to be a part of an international trade event in London this week hosted by A Glass of Bubbly at Le Meridien Hotel, Piccadilly, London. We received high praise and sat very comfortably alongside champagnes and sparkling wines from around the world - we were unofficially voted second best in show which we were very pleased with!
An exploration of Surrey Wines in aid of the Guildford Cathedral ‘Make Your Mark’ fundraising campaign. Blackdown Ridge will be showing and tasting their 2013 wines at this event alongside a very few other vineyards from the area, including world-famous Denbies. Wines will be available to purchase on the evening.
The tasting evening will take place in the Living Planet Centre in Woking, international headquarters of the World Wildlife Fund.
The Make Your Mark campaign aims to raise at least £7m to maintain Guildford Cathedral at the heart of county life.
Tickets include wine tasting and canapés and cost £25 each. They can be purchased from David Munro, c/o Chairman’s Office, Surrey County Council:
Tel: 0208 541 9031