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All the latest news, offers and press releases from Biddenden Vineyards.

Pressing ahead with investment

We are delighted to unveil our brand new, state of the art belt press, which was installed last month in time for harvest 2016 to increase juice and cider making capabilities at our third generation family owned estate. The Voran Continue reading

First Biddenden Cider Express steaming success

On 2 September we teamed up with the Kent & East Sussex Railway to offer all our cider lovers an exciting steam train experience, and it was a huge success!   Over 120 people attended the Biddenden Cider Express evening Continue reading

Top wine writer praises Biddenden’s new vintages

In his second installment of a two part feature ‘English Wine Compendium’ for the Daily Mail’s Weekend Magazine Matthew Jukes, acclaimed wine writer who lived in Biddenden for a short while when he was 18, has described the vineyard as Continue reading

Long awaited cider re-released!

Back by popular demand, we have released a special batch of Biddenden traditional method Sparkling Cider. The dry, fruity cider is produced from the Barnes’ family recipe and undergoes a second in bottle fermentation to ensure all the bubbles are delicately Continue reading

Red Love® wins Great Taste Award 2016

Red Love® apple juice has been awarded a 2-star Great Taste award at Great Taste 2016, the world’s most coveted blind-tasted food awards. Britain’s first naturally red apple juice, Red Love®, was described by judges as “a truly exceptional apple juice Continue reading

Mid-week free tours are here at last

Summer must be round the corner as we excitedly announce the return of our free Wednesday morning tour from 10am till 11am! Running on Wednesdays from June to September only, the mid-week free tour is a perfect introduction to how English still Continue reading

Biddenden celebrates collection of 2016 awards

Biddenden Vineyards is celebrating after having been awarded a Decanter World Wine Silver, 2 Sommelier Wine Awards and a Bronze medal in the 2016 International Cider Challenge.   First in line, Biddenden’s Ortega 2014 was awarded a Decanter Silver medal. Continue reading