We have teamed up with the leading Fragrance and Flavour company, Givaudan, to provide hand sanitiser to key workers within the local community. Our production team at the Curious Brewery came up with the initiative and, after initially producing our own small scale spirits-based sanitiser, teamed up with the local Givaudan site in Ashford to be able to deliver hand sanitiser en-masse to the wider Kent community. Between both of us, more than 1 tonne of hand sanitiser is now being distributed each week to
Dear Customers, Thank you for your amazing support. We are working as fast as we can to get your orders out to you – we really have been inundated with orders and heart-felt good wishes. We are currently asking customers to allow up to 14 days for delivery whilst we are training new staff to cope with the demand. Thanks for being so understanding and for your lovely messages. It means a lot to a fantastic hard-working group of people doing their utmost to safely get you your wine and beer. We
Today provides an update in light of the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic. This is a time of significant change. We are England’s strongest wine brand with a leading position in the UK grocery / off-trade, and rapidly growing on-line sales. With strong assets, good management and a healthy cash position, we believe we are very well placed to weather the crisis and thrive in the aftermath. Our management team and Board have been focussed on delivering swift responses to a number of recent government
Introducing our very own Chapel Down cocktail cases so you can enjoy a truly British signature serve from the comfort of your own home. We are delighted to announce the launch of our brand-new Chapel Down cocktail serve packs in four uniquely British varieties, now available to purchase exclusively through our website. We want to make sure you’re still able to enjoy our signature serves so we have created a package including the key Chapel Down products, delivered directly to your door with free delivery.
Dear Friends, These are challenging and worrying times for us all. In common with all responsible businesses the health and well being of our employees and our customers is our primary concern. We must do everything we can to prevent the spread of this virus – whatever it takes. Therefore we have taken the heart-breaking decision to close our bar, restaurant, shop and taproom at our Curious Brewery in Ashford whilst the crisis plays out. Only a few weeks ago we were so excited about
Treat your loved one to an indulgent wine and food experience at the Chapel Down winery. Arrive at 3.30pm for a guided tour of our vineyards and winery. Beginning in the vineyard, learn about the vineyard cycle, the grape varieties grown and our sustainable vineyard practises. Then enjoy a behind-the-scenes tour of our winery, learning about the intricate process of sparkling wine production and the techniques used in our still wines. The experience includes a tutored tasting of seven of our award-winning sparkling and still
Perhaps unsurprisingly, given a career peddling fine wines and spirits, I’ve never been a big fan of Dry January. It goes beyond a parochial concern for my industry though. More down to the health advice from them-that-know that there are far greater benefits to drinking less throughout the year, as opposed to one month of abstinence and then reverting to old habits. So, to my mind, yes drink less throughout the year BUT then use the extra pennies to drink better! And people are. Sales
Struggling to find the perfect gift this Christmas? Come down to our Chapel Down Winery Shop in Tenterden to find our superb range of Christmas hampers. Come and create your tailor-made hamper by including your special someone’s favourite Chapel Down wines, spirits and Curious beers for a unique gift. We also have a selection of pre-made hampers that are filled with delicious treats and ready to pop under the Christmas tree. If you would like to pre-order your hamper please get in touch with the