Winery Tour at Ash Ridge

Food, Wine & Nightlife in Hastings & Around

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Our vineyard and winery walking tour takes you behind the scenes into the world of wine making – a true ‘grape to glass’ experience. Tours are once a day at 11am and are 2 hours long. Walk through the vineyard and winery with the winemaker to see the processes to get from grapes to bottled wine. Finish with a tutored tasting with six of our current wines.
WANT TO FIND OUT HOW WINE IS ACTUALLY MADE?Our vineyard and winery walking tour gives a behind the scenes look at the whole process – a true ‘grape to glass’ experience; our relaxed, fun and informative tours take you behind the scenes.What is involved?Our tour consists of three parts: • A walking tour through the vineyard, here we will discuss a year in the vineyard, going through the key steps that get us through to harvest. • A walking tour of the winery, here we will discuss the main processes to get from grapes to bottled wine. • A tutored tasting in the cellar, here we will go through the main aspects of how to taste wine, and run through a tasting of six wines.We operate one tour per day starting promptly at 11am. (Please be here no later than 10:50am to register)The tours are run daily from the 1st October through to Easter Monday, then the tours are closed for the winter season.Each tour has a maximum of 12 people, ensuring a personal experience.Tours take between 1.5 and 2 hours, approximately 1 hour is walking, so please wear appropriate footwear for the vineyard (enclosed shoes are essential, no open toe shoes will be permissable).

What’s included

  • Wine tasting for attendees who are 18+ (verifiable by passport, NZDriving license or HANZ 18+ card)
  • Free parking

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drink (available to purchase)
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