Sep 132018
 

Quoins vineyard was selected to feature on the current popular BBC tv programme ‘Escape to the Country’. Yesterday we spent the morning filming and to ad libbing with the prospective house buyers who will feature in the episode on Wiltshire. Quoins Organic Vineyard was selected as the couple involved have been involved in the wine […]

Aug 262018
 

We have taken the summer off to walk the length of Crete and left the running in the capable hands of John Stephenson from the new Failand Vineyard. We have a great crop awaiting harvest. To celebrate this we would like to invite you all to a free open day on Sunday 23rd September from […]

Oct 012017
 

We have just had David Mars flying his drone over the vineyard which makes you a bit giddy if you aren’t careful.   

Oct 012017
 

We have already harvested the Madeleine angevine on the 20th September which is the earliest ever and we start on the Rondo tomorrow, 2nd October, which is also 5 days earliest ever. This is also a healthy bumper crop with a good sugar score. Not only this but the Orion is also looking good.    Just […]

May 292017
 

Join us at the vineyard on Sunday 4th June from noon till 5pm for a free afternoon of tasting the wine and enjoying a guided walk around the vineyard and orchard. We have over 100 different fruit trees and challenge you to identify them!. We have the new Orion 2015 and the Madeleine Angevine 2014 […]

Dec 092016
 

Quoins Madeleine Angevine 2014 excelled over and above the Quoins Orion 2015 this time. The Wessex Vineyard Association 2016 competition was held on the 8th December in Winchester and the Madeleine was awarded a silver medal by 5 international standard wine judges and the Orion 2015 a bronze. These are the 2 soon to be […]

Oct 182016
 

Yet another harvest finished on Monday and we had 3 days of good sunny weather to pick in. A good clean crop with barely any disease. The yield was 3.3 tonnes or 5.8tonnes/ha so I can’t complain. We had a good band of local pickers who are now getting quite adept and quick with no […]

Oct 182016
 

  During the summer we have entertained a lot of tours and tastings. From hen parties to the local old folks home. All enjoyed the wine and discussion on organic vineyard management as well as the walk around the vineyard and orchard tasting the range of plums, pears and other fruit straight from the trees

Aug 012016
 

Quoins wines, Orion 2014 and 2015 vintages were again recognised in the July UKVA wine competition. The wines won with a  silver and bronze awards respectively. This is what the judges said – Orion 2015  – Pronounced, exotic fruits and well balanced with a long finish wine Orion 2014 – silver lime green colour with […]

Jun 082016
 

We have been having a steady stream of hen parties in the last month with the last group organising a full session of ’rounders’. I’m sorry I didn’t video the game but I don’t think you would have been impressed!!!!. On Sunday 5th June we had the first open day of the season. Over 35 […]