Chartham Food and Wine Tour | Visit Canterbury

Chartham Food and Wine Tour

Chartham food and wine tour
  • Date: 11th September 2021
  • Location: Canterbury - various locations
  • Time: 10:00 - 15:30
  • Cost: £55

Discover more than 150 weird and wonderful varieties of produce at The Wonkey Parsnip, sample award-winning wines at Chartham Vineyard, and enjoy farm-to-fork lunch in a lovely riverside setting.

Discover more than 150 weird and wonderful varieties of produce at The Wonkey Parsnip, sample award-winning wines at Chartham Vineyard, and enjoy farm-to-fork lunch in a lovely riverside setting.

Join us on a leisurely tour of the best food and wine Chartham has to offer.

Starting at 10am with an informative tour of the Wonky Parsnip, a market garden growing over 150 weird and wonderful varieties of produce all outside in Chartham on just one acre. The Wonky Parsnip supply's restaurants across Kent and London, here you will learn about growing, cooking ideas for the more unusual veg and have the opportunity to taste a whole host of produce picked yourself from the patch including everything from Cucamelons to Tomatillos.

Refreshment break with tea, coffee and cakes in a lovely garden area on the farm right next to the river.

Then we'll take a leisurely stroll down the Stour River to Chartham Vineyard, an award-winning family-run artisan vineyard. We'll sample some very fine wine, learning about viticulture in the process. Wine is of course is available for you to buy here on the day if you so choose, along with artwork. We'll take a special tour of the farm and vines with the vineyard manager followed by wine tasting in one of the historic buildings on the farm.

For the final stop on our foodie day, we'll walk back to the farm to our new outdoor riverside seating area next to our new kitchen and be treated to a beautiful two-course homegrown lunch straight out of the patch crafted with seasonal produce.

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Notes:

  • We only sell soft drinks, but you are welcome to Bring Your Own (BYO) alcohol - why not Pair lunch with Chartham Vineyard wine you can buy from the vineyard! Yum!
  • Tour concludes around 3.30pm as we finish lunch as say our goodbyes!
  • £55 per person plus booking fee.

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