This Court Garden Ditchling White is a delicious blend of Pinot Gris, Chardonnay and Ortega. Following good summer ripening the Chardonnay was barrel fermented in French oak adding a delicate hint of vanilla to this light medium bodied dry wine.
International award-winning English Sparkling Wine Court Garden is a family-run, single-estate vineyard and winery in East Sussex, set on a beautiful south-facing slope with the South Downs as a backdrop. We are passionate about the grapes we grow and the wine we make. In recent years, that passion has been rewarded with numerous national and international awards; most notably two prestigious International Wine Challenge trophies, plus gold medals in 50 Great Sparkling Wines of the World, the.. read more
Yield of 46 hl / ha and planting density of 3,600 vines/ ha. All vines are trellised and the majority of the vines is double guyot. Winter pruning, followed by debudding and leaf thinning during the growing season. Harvesting by hand. South facing slope on a clay and green sand soil. Pneumatic press and fermentation controlled at 17-19C for an average of 12 days. Cold stabilised, blended and bottled.