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A lovely morning in the heart of Kent

I was pleasantly surprised and got much more than I expected when visiting Barnsole Vineyard. It... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
Billie N
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Kent, United Kingdom
If you think you know wine, think again

And I mean it very nicely, we love our food and look into and travel to food hotspots all over the... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
SpencerNegus
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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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Visitors welcome to this small, but beautifully formed vineyard and winery. Barnsole Vineyard produce sparkling English wine, still white and red wines that are available for tasting and for sale directly from the winery door.
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Fleming Road, Staple CT3 1LG, England
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+44 7772 300511
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Barnsole is a small ‘boutique’ vineyard who sell primarily direct to visitors and locals. They currently make three white wines, one red wine and a sparkling wine. The first four are readily available to taste at a pretty little tasting booth, no reservation required just...More

1  Thank ChrisJepson
Reviewed 7 July 2018

I was pleasantly surprised and got much more than I expected when visiting Barnsole Vineyard. It was a lovely little part of Kent to visit and the tour was very informative and interesting. Phil showed us around and answered all of our questions - what...More

1  Thank Billie N
Reviewed 7 July 2018

And I mean it very nicely, we love our food and look into and travel to food hotspots all over the world to get the best we can when we can afford to. The common factor in all this is we normally have a glass...More

2  Thank SpencerNegus
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Great place to spend a few hours , really interesting tour of a small Kent Vineyard. Their Kent Sparkling Wine is great .

1  Thank Jon M
Philip W, Owner at Barnsole Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Thank you Jon. I’ll share your positive comments with our small team.

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Barnsole Vineyard in the beginning of September 2017 and were met by the owner who presented the vineyard's different wines with great knowledge and enthusiasm. The tasting was free.

5  Thank aacvg2406
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We called in on the chance on this small tucked away winery hoping it was open.When we arrived Phillip was in attendance with another couple but called upon Sally to assist us.Sally immediately then gave us a very comprehensive talk on the history of the...More

4  Thank papabear1946
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The explanation about wine making was excellent, as was the tasting that followed. Thoroughly recommended.

4  Thank spn56
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Visited Barnsole Vineyard with my partner, who had arranged the tour with Philip. We were warmly welcomed and engaged in conversation before being invited to have a seat, Philip placed this large English wines map in front of us for us to look at, such...More

6  Thank GeorgieSmith
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Visited this vineyard with my daughter whilst staying at the excellent Black Pig Pub, just down the road. The vineyard is a little slice of heaven and the owners are friendly and amenable..definitely worth visiting and if you enjoy good white wine made in England...More

5  Thank Kathy F
Philip W, Owner at Barnsole Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

That's a lovely review Kathy. Thank you.

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We booked the vineyard tour for a friend's birthday and were able to choose a time to suit ourselves. When the three of us arrived we were greeted by Philip and given a glass of the vineyard's delicious sparkling wine. Philip gave us the most...More

5  Thank Sarah B
Philip W, Owner at Barnsole Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

That's a lovely review. Thank you.

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