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Covid-19

Covid-19

Dear Friends Firstly our thoughts are with you and your family at this difficult time and we hope that you all stay safe and well. In line with governments policy in managing Covid-19 Pandemic our vineyard is closed. It’s seems like yesterday that I was sharing our exciting news with you all and now we

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The Quarterly March 2020

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March Twenty Twenty ……. As we drift towards longer evenings we know that spring is on its way and of course the daffodil in bloom in time for St Davids Day confirms that spring has sprung. On the eve of St Davids Day our Quality award winning Pinot noir Précoce vintage 2017 was showcased and

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One Year to the Next.

One Year to the Next.

With the challenging weather towards harvest time in 2019 our harvest began 2 weeks later than 2018 on 10th October, and then as and when the weather allowed us. However a good yield across the 5000 vines left us in know doubt that 2019 harvest would be clean, quality grapes and that is down to

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Harvest 2019

Harvest 2019

The September weather so far has certainly been on our side grapes bask in the lasting sunshine heading towards harvest 2019 for us an exciting time ahead. The sky is the limit for our new plantings both Pinot Noir Précoce and Cabernet franc are performing well to date we have upright wonderful lush vines. Only

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Festive Weekend 2018

Festive Weekend 2018

Traditionally White Castle Vineyard extend a warm welcome to all visitors to the Cellar Door “Let the festive season begin” Join us for a Festive weekend at the Cellar Door of White Castle Vineyard. Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th December 2018 10 am – 5 pm We shall have a fine array of New release

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Let’s raise a glass to Harvest 2018 🥂

Let’s raise a glass to Harvest 2018 🥂

As harvest is now complete I thought now was a good time to share the harvest news The weather has been exceptional this year as I’m sure you will agree and this years bounty of quality grapes shall stand us in good stead for  “vintage 2018” a year to remember. The growing season began in

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Wales first fortified wine 1581 tells the tale

Wales first fortified wine 1581 tells the tale

White Castle Vineyard welcome to Sir Bryn Terfel during his visit to Monmouthshire, where he was filming at various locations, this will be shown on S4C early in 2019. The result of four years of planning by White Castle’s owners Robb and Nicola Merchant, the new alcoholic drink is similar in style to Port. Available

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