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Blog

Nov 14 2019

End of the harvest

As the estate basks in the early morning autumn sunshine our dedicated vineyard and winery team pick the final few grapes of the harvest. It’s been a season full of challenges, often dictated by mother nature. But through a late spring frost,...
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Nov 8 2019

First Birthday and New Menu Launch a Huge Success

Last night we celebrated our first birthday and new menu launch in style at The View Restaurant, Bar and Balcony. Guests were treated to an Evolution Sparkling wine reception with delicious light bites provided by two exceptional local companies...
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Nov 4 2019

5 Tips for Planning Your Corporate Event

Organising an event can be a tough task. Whether you are planning a Christmas party, team building event or you need a venue to host clients, there are lots of things to think about to make it a success. Below are five tips for planning your...
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Oct 29 2019

Win two tickets to our new menu launch

It’s a double celebration at Hencote on November 7th as we launch our brand new menus here at The View Restaurant and Bar. Our dedicated kitchen brigade has designed and created a fantastic selection of dishes ranging from British classics to...
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Oct 28 2019

Setting the benchmark for red wine in Shropshire

As we approach the end of the October Harvest there is no time to rest on our laurels. Vinification is a demanding process and after the picking, pressing and eventual bottling of our wine we can enjoy and share the fruits of our labour with...
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Oct 23 2019

Glamping in Shropshire this winter

The idea of camping during the winter is not always met with enthusiasm. The thought of wrapping up in layers of clothing or trying to stop an ice-cold draft coming into the tent can put people off an outdoors style adventure – but all that...
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Apr 17 2019

Easter Opening Times

You’ll be delighted to know that we are open over the bank holiday weekend, from Good Friday through to Easter Monday. Our Easter opening times are as follows; Good Friday: 12pm-12am Saturday: 12pm-12am Easter Sunday: 12pm-12am Easter Monday:...
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Sep 20 2018

Visit the Hencote Estate & Vineyard in Shrewsbury on Saturday 25th August!

We have so many new and exciting developments to announce this year. To share them with you, we will be opening the Hencote Estate & Vineyard in Shrewsbury on Saturday 28th April and every Saturday after for an afternoon of vineyard tours, wine...
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Apr 10 2018

Visit the Hencote Estate & Vineyard in Shrewsbury on Saturday 28th April!

We will be opening the Hencote Estate & Vineyard in Shrewsbury on Saturday 28th April and every Saturday after for an afternoon of vineyard tours, wine tasting, live music and hot...
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