Originating in China some 9000 years ago, wine has become something of a cultural phenomenon. Appearing in various religious texts and stories to being the drink of choice at dinner parties and as part of a staple diet in countries such as Italy, France and Spain. By volume, wine is the second most popular alcohol beverage consumed across the world.
TrackDays has a wide range of wine tasting experiences available. Why not take a tour of the Chiltern Valley which is home to some of the best award-winning wines in the UK. From grape to glass you'll learn all about the methods of winemaking. From the growing of the grapes in vineyards to the barrels used along with the ageing process. The technique used is unique to each winemaker.
Why not couple drink and food with a wine and cheese tasting experience. Discover a world of different flavours that come together to make for a compelling day out. Enjoy aromatic wines with floral notes paired with carious cheeses which come with their scent and taste undertones.
Raise a glass and enjoy some of the finer things in life with TrackDays.co.uk wine tasting experiences. Teach your tastebuds to know the difference between a Chablis and a Chardonnay, a Sauvignon Blanc and a Savennières, or a Cava and Champagne. Cheers!
Best of British
Interest in UK wine has flourished in recent years as taste levels match the best from around the world. Now’s your chance to see (or taste) what all the fuss is about.
Sussex by the Vine
Bolney Estate has one of England’s oldest established vineyards, and with many years’ experience comes some of the best wine in the country.
This is your chance to relax in the beautiful surroundings and learn what’s involved in making the perfect drop.
A walk through the vines, followed by the chance to enjoy three award-winning wines, is the perfect way to expand your wine knowledge.
Mellow in Melton
Melton Mowbray might be best known for pies but it is quickly becoming a beacon for wine buffs thanks to Hanwell Wine Estate.
You’ll be guided around the impressive 35 acre site, learn about the different grape varieties and, most importantly, taste the wine.
Chilford Hall Vineyard is soaked in wine history and this experience lets you discover all about it. The relaxing occasion involves a glass of bubbly upon arrival, a guided tasting of five different wines from the estate, followed by a delicious two course meal.
Chill in Chiltern Valley
The Chiltern Valley winery and brewery is just a stone’s throw from London but it’s a world away in its tranquillity.
This exceptional experience provides the opportunity to taste some of its finest wines which are considered some of the best, not just in the UK, but in the world.
It also includes a tour of the winery, brewery and liquor production facilities, and to try some ale as well.