Home to 30,000 bottles of wine, the map below demonstrates a knowledge and appreciation for global wines.
The Vineyard Hotel is home to six sommeliers from around the world. The team of sommeliers is lead by Romain Bourger who has won many awards including Young Sommelier of the Year and Moet UK Sommelier Of The Year, Regional Competition. All guests interact with a sommelier during their dining experiences at the UK's wine hotel.
At The Vineyard Hotel, guests can visit the wine cellars, enjoy 100 wines by the glass and pair their meals with a bottle or have each course paired with various glasses of different wines. Each meal is a tour around the world through the wine glass. Ongoing developments in the wine world mean discovering a new country, region or grape variety can be a very rewarding and exciting experience. A sommelier makes this journey educational too.
Robby Jenks, the hotel's Executive Chef oversees the 3 AA Rosette restaurant. He invites diners to enjoy a selection of menus including the Discovery Tasting Menu (5 dishes £79.00), the Judgement of Paris Tasting Menu (7 dishes £89.00), a Vegetarian Tasting Menu, a lunch menu (3 courses £29.00), a dinner menu (3 courses £69.00) and a more relaxed California Bar Menu. Each menu offers the opportunity for a varied wine pairing.
For that very special occasion, wine lovers can enjoy these Grand Cru wines… Pomerol, Petrus Bordeaux, France 1982 (Double Magnum) £30,000, Pauillac, Chateau Lafite Rothschild, Bordeaux, France 1982 £8732 or Screaming Eagle, Cabernet Sauvignon, Oakville, CA, 2001 £3100. For any occassion, guests are guaranteed the finest wine card. The Vineyard Hotel has won Wine Spectator Best of Award of Excellence: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017.
Why not take the wine taste test - eyes / nose / mouth, and embark on some wine travel to 20 different destinations over a meal?
Eat. Sleep. And drink wine.
www.the-vineyard.co.uk The Vineyard, Stockcross, Newbury, Berkshire RG20 8JU 01635 897589. Accommodation and breakfast is priced from £255 based on two guests.