Hattingley Valley – The Story
Simon Robinson established Hattingley Valley in 2008. Following in depth feasibility studies, the first 28 acre south facing site was planted in May of that year. While researching how best to set up a winery, Simon met Emma Rice who...
31st July 2015
Hattingley flying the flag (& cowboy boots) across the pond
We met Valkyrie Selections at Prowein (the world's largest trade show for the wine and spirits industry) in March 2016 and had commenced discussions in regards to them becoming our exclusive distributor in the USA. They are a relatively young business having...
13th March 2017
Q&A with Apprentice Winemaker Zoë
This week is the 10th National Apprenticeship Week (2017, #NAW2017) which brings together employers and apprentices from across England to celebrate the success of apprenticeships over the last decade. The purpose of this week is to encourage even more people...
10th March 2017
One stop shop for the best Mothers Day Gift- 2017
Hattingley Valley has prepared the perfect gift to treat all the hardworking mothers out there who are in need of some R&R and a glass of delicious English fizz on Sunday 26th March. Our special tour package is perfect for...
07th March 2017
Food & Fizz night for Winchester Cocktail Week 2017
Hattingley Valley have teamed up with the wonderful owners of local dining establishment Forte Kitchen, Olly and Naomi, to put on a special Food & Fizz night to celebrate Winchester Cocktail Week 2017 which runs from Monday 6th - Sunday 12th February...
19th January 2017
JOB ALERT – LONDON: Hattingley Valley Brand Ambassador
2016 was another pivotal year for the UK domestic wine industry with an official release at the end of the year to announce UK-produced premium sparkling wine is now exported to 27 countries that as annual sales reach £100m. Hattingley Valley currently exports...
13th January 2017
Sparkling Rosé wins another trophy!
There were happy faces amongst the team in the winery yard this morning (and that's not just because it is Friday!). The Wessex Vineyards Association annual wine competition was held yesterday at The Guildhall in Winchester. Hattingley Valley entered the 2013...
09th December 2016
Awards triumph throughout 2016 wine competitions
It has been an astounding success for Hattingley Valley in this year’s wine competitions. The entire team are thrilled that their hard work and dedication in creating quality English sparkling wines has paid off. The tally for 2016 stands at...
02nd September 2016
Christmas Tours 2016
Come and discover the secrets of our award winning English sparkling wine this Christmas. Our festive tour takes approximately 2 hours and includes a guided in-depth tour of our state-of-the-art winery followed by a tasting of our premium English Sparkling...
04th November 2016
Vineyards of Hampshire – Vineyard Olympics 2016
HAMPSHIRE BEATS SUSSEX TO WIN THE COUNTY TITLE No, it’s not the One Day Cricket final at Lords – but the world’s first One Day Vineyard Olympics, held yesterday at Jenkyn Place, Bentley near Alton, and hosted by Simon and...
10th August 2016
Apprentice Winemaker – Job Opportunity
Hattingley Valley Wines partners the Worshipful Company of Vintners to create the UK’s first Winemaking Apprenticeship England’s wine industry has exploded over the last few years and to encourage young people to get involved in this exciting and dynamic industry,...
29th April 2016
Fresh off the Shelf – 2013 Rosé
February started with us heading up to Villandry in London with our newly released 2013 vintage Rosé to take part in a tasting put on by Vineyards of Hampshire. Vineyards of Hampshire is a collective of seven vineyards from across...
29th February 2016
2015 Harvest Report
Harvest started a little later in 2015 than the previous year and as a result the last grapes arrived into the winery on Friday 6th November 2015. This was after a busy period which saw a few tonnes of late...
04th December 2015
Events update – February 2016
FEBRUARY EVENTS: MOVE Charity Fundraiser - 11th February Hattingley Valley recently hosted a very well attended fundraiser on behalf of the disability charity, MOVE. Guests enjoyed guided tours of the winery and had the opportunity to taste and purchase our...
02nd March 2016
Pruning is the first key stage of the vineyard cycle which effects overall quality and it's been a busy but successful start to 2016 for the vineyard team at Hattingley Valley with pruning now complete and the vines ready to...
01st March 2016
Buy English Fizz for Christmas!
To help you purchase your fizz for Christmas we are going to the following events - see you there! Christmas in the Warehouse Shop with Champagne and Sparkling Wine – Wednesday 2nd December, 6.30pm to 8.30pm To kick off the festive...
30th November 2015
Festive Tours and Tastings
Are you in need of a Christmas outing for the office, a catch up with friends or just a great day out?? Join us at the Winery and get into the Christmas Spirit with a guided Tour of our impressive...
02nd November 2015
London to Brighton Veteran Car Run
Hattingley Valley are proud to be partnering the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run for the third year running. Hattingley Valley not only partner with the Run but owner Simon Robinson takes part driving his 1902 De Dion Bouton. The...
28th October 2015
£10,000 raised for Local Charity
Over 360 visitors defied the Bank Holiday Monday weather to support Hattingley Valley’s Charity Open Day in aid of MOVE. £10,000 was raised at the fifth Open Day held at Hattingley Valley Winery in Lower Wield where good cheer and...
29th September 2015
Charity Open Day
The Hattingley Valley Winery and Vineyard Charity Open Day In aid of MOVE – a charity for critically disabled children in Hampshire. Monday 31st August 11am – 4.30pm £5 entry (free to 12years and under) Join us for a fun...
04th August 2015
The English and Welsh Wine Competition – enticed by our dessert wine.
Hattingley Valley's 2014 Entice dessert wine made by winemaker Jacob Leadley, was awarded a Gold Medal as well as the Berwick Trophy (for the most outstanding large production unchaptalised still wine) and the Stefanowicz Trophy (for the most outstanding sweet...
30th July 2015
Hampshire Food Fare Festival
The fifteenth year of the Hampshire Food Fare Festival has been a celebration of local produce highlighting Hampshire’s delicious flavours created by chefs, winemakers and producers. Hattingley Valley is delighted to have co-hosted two particular events during the Festival. The...
24th July 2015