Blog

Jan 15 2020

In The Vineyard

As the end of one decade passes the start of a new one brings exciting plans here at Hencote – where everything starts in the vineyard. The weather in January has been unforgiving at times and our vineyard team has battled the elements as they...
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Jan 3 2020

New World Wine Vs Old World Wine – what’s the difference?

If you’re a seasoned wine lover you may have already heard the term Old and New World wine – if not then below we explain the difference between the two. New World and Old World is a reference to the geographical location of the regions...
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Dec 30 2019

Toast 2020 with Brunch at Hencote

With the new decade on the horizon what better way to spend the first day of 2020 than with family and friends here at Hencote. We’ll be open New Year’s Day and we’re putting on a special brunch for all our guests and diners. The...
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Dec 27 2019

Luxury glamping shortlisted for tourism award

We’ve got some great news. We have been shortlisted for Camping, Glamping, Holiday Park of the Year at the inaugural West Midlands Tourism Awards. 2019 has been a fantastic year for everyone at Hencote. We’ve celebrated the first...
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Dec 16 2019

How to choose the perfect sparkling wine?

There’s nothing better than sipping a crisp glass of sparkling wine, especially when you’re toasting the festive season and the end of a decade. With so many different styles of sparkling wine, how do you choose the one that suits your...
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Dec 3 2019

Luxury is just a city break away

Barcelona is a popular destination for people looking for that perfect city break. A chance to take in the sights of the historic city and sample all its culinary delights – and we want to give two people that chance. The Alma Spa Hotel...
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Dec 3 2019

Five reasons to hold your celebration at a luxury glamping lodge

When it comes to the midweek or weekend getaway camping might not be everyone’s cup of tea. But glamping, now here’s a trend that has exploded in popularity over the last few years. More people are switching their leaking tents and pop up stoves...
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Dec 2 2019

Hencote Estate sparkling Evolution wine is award winning

We are delighted to announce that our Evolution Sparkling wine was recently a bronze medal winner at the International Wine Challenge. The challenge which is in its 36th year is accepted as one of the most popular wine competitions. IWC judges...
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Nov 22 2019

Members preview night of the Mark I red wine

Last night saw the launch of our inaugural estate red wine, the Mark I. The event was a preview for our wine club members and there was excited anticipation with guests wanting to taste the new vintage. The evening started with an Evolution...
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