Celebrate the start of the English asparagus season with Bothen Hill -West Dorset’s largest organic vegetable growers with over 150 different varieties grown on more than 15 acres. If you grow your own vegetables or want to find out more about how to start, then this event is be a must!
Did you know that Anita and Chip de Greeff, owners of Bothen Hill grow their award-winning asparagus just over the hedge from Furleigh’s Bacchus vines? A match made in wine and vegetable heaven!
You can meet Anita & Chip at the Furleigh Estate Bacchus And Asparagus Tasting on Tuesday 25th April 2023, 3pm – 5pm.
Tickets £30.00 pp
On arrival you will be greeted with a glass of Furleigh fizz, while Anita and Chip introduce you to the world of Dorset asparagus and the trials and tribulations of organic vegetable growing.
There will be a gardeners’ Q & A session after the talk for those seeking expert advice for their vegetable plots!
The wine team at Furleigh will guide you through the development of what has become England’s iconic still wine grape variety, which will be served with a selection of asparagus-based canapés.
Book your tickets: at https://furleighestate.co.uk/product/bacchus-asparagus-tasting-
Its all about local at Furleigh, and they are super proud that their wine is made from the fruit of their own vines, and from Dorset grapes. All Furleigh Estate wines are suitable for vegans.
If you would like to get more involved in life at the vineyard and get a discount on Furleigh Estate wines, why not take a look at their Wine Clubs?