Heart of England Vineyard Map

Published May 30, 2012

This map shows you the Midlands’ grape artisans (and cider makers too), and you might be surprised by the results – there are an impressive 15 vineyards (and 20 cider makers).

Click here to download the map as a pdf.

The vineyard count suggests that the Heart of England is responsible for well over 10,000 bottles of wine a year, while cider production is on the rise too, with several recent newcomers.

If we’ve missed someone, please let us know – editorial@greatfoodmag.co.uk.

Abbey Vineyards, which grows grapes at South Shore, Rutland Water, emailed us recently to say they also run the following:

Preston Vineyard (Old Oak), Uppingham, Rutland
Keyham Vineyard, Hungarton Lane, Leicestershire
Windy Ridge Vineyard, East Bridgford, Notts
Granby Vineyard, Granby, Notts

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Matt Wright
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Matt lives in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire. He is passionate about the independent food & drink sector and founded Great Food Club in 2010 after being inspired by local producers near his home town.