The Wine List

Making our Dream a Reality… Crouch Ridge

Sparkling Blanc de Blancs

Single estate award winning Blanc de Blancs is an elegant English Sparkling wine made in the traditional method from 100% hand picked Chardonnay grapes.
ABV: 12.5%
Colour:
 Pale White Gold
Style: Brut
Closure: Natural Cork
 

Tasting notes:

Fresh and citrusy. Apples bursting through with a hint of lemon sherbert (yum!). Light and Refreshing, this leaves your taste buds tingling and wanting more. Summer in a glass.

Sparkling Premiere Cuvée

This fine vintage, single estate Premiere Cuvée is an elegant English Sparkling wine made in the traditional method from hand picked Chardonnay and Pinot Noir grapes grown at Crouch Ridge Vineyard.
ABV: 12.5%
Colour: Golden Yellow
Style: Brut

Closure: Natural Cork

Tasting notes:

Peaches & cream in a glass! Floral on the nose with a hint of vanilla. Brioche notes with a long, delicious lemony finish.

Sparkling Pinot Rosé Reserve

This vintage Pinot Rosé Sparkling wine has been made in the traditional method from 100% hand picked Pinot Noir grapes grown at Crouch Ridge Vineyard.
ABV: 12.5%
Colour: Rose Gold
Style: Brut
Closure: Natural Cork
 
Tasting notes:

Elegant off-dry rosé sparkling wine; Clean, fresh, rose gold with aromas of strawberries and raspberries, balanced with red fruit flavours, and some floral elements. Lively bubbles. Enjoy chilled.

Chardonnay

This single estate Chardonnay dry white wine has been made from hand picked Chardonnay grapes.
ABV: 12%
Colour:Lemon
Style: Brut
Closure: Natural Cork

Tasting notes:

Our unoaked, zero dosage Chardonnay has a light delicate nose of citrus and green apple. With hints of juicy pear, this wine is delightfully light and dangerously easy to drink.

White Cuvée

This limited release wine made from 50% Chardonnay and 50% Pinot Noir grapes grown at Crouch Ridge Vineyard.
ABV:12%
Colour:
 Pale Gold
Style: Off-dry
Closure: Natural Cork
 

Tasting notes:

A light, refreshing wine with apple, citrus and red berry aromas. Delicious melon notes with a perfect acidity and a lingering finish. Everything you want in a wine. Aaaaand relax….

Althorne White Reserve

This single estate Chardonnay dry white wine has been made from hand picked Chardonnay grapes.
ABV: 12%
Colour:
Lemon
Style: Brut
Closure: Natural Cork
 

Tasting notes

All the green fruits! Pear on the nose with a twist of lime. Like biting into a granny smith. A delightfully crisp wine perfect for fish. Or tapas. Or solo!

Estate White 2015

A clean, delicate off-dry wine, floral nose with aromas of green and citrus fruits, balanced with fresh green fruit flavours apple and pear laden. Good length, this wine finishes soft, crisp and clean. full flavour with good length.
ABV: 11%
Colour:
 Pale Gold
Style: Off Dry
Closure: Natural Cork

Pinot Noir Rosé

Our Award winning Pinot Noir Rosé is an elegant English still wine made from 100% Pinot Noir grapes grown at Crouch Ridge Vineyard.
ABV:11.5%
Colour: Pale Salmon Pink
Style: Dry
Closure: Natural Cork
 

Tasting notes:

A clean, fresh Rosé bursting with all the red summer fruits. Cherries, Strawberries and Raspberries, oh my! A lemony, zesty finish. The perfect wine to share with friends on a sunny day, or any day!

Althorne Pinot Cuvée

Our Pinot Cuvèe is an elegant pale Rosè wine made from 50% Chardonnay and 50% Pinot Noir grapes grown at Crouch Ridge Vineyard. The grapes have been let to rest or macerate in the juice for just a few hours to reach the pale pink colour of this wine.
ABV: 12%
Colour: Pale Pink
Style: Dry
Closure: Natural Cork
 

Tasting notes:

If Strawberries & Cream were a wine. Red fruits on the nose with a hint of melon and a deliciously long creamy finish. With food or without food, this wine is versatile and yummy!

Pinot Noir 2016

Clean, fragrant, well balanced, full of fresh soft raspberry & strawberry flavours with hints of toasted oak.
ABV: 13%
Colour:
 Red
Style: Light to Medium
Closure: Natural Cork

Pinot Noir 2018

This limited release Pinot Noir Red wine has been made from 100% hand- picked grapes grown at Crouch Ridge Vineyard.
ABV: 13%
Colour: Ruby Red
Style: Medium
Closure: Natural Cork
 

Tasting Notes

Clear, elegant light bodied Red wine, aged in French oak barriques. Red berries with an earthy undertone and a lovely fresh acidity. Remember those childhood sour cherry sweets? You will when you sip this! A great wine for all seasons.

Our passion is to produce fine wine from grapes grown in our vineyard. Good wines bring people together, we are excited about our wine; to us it is about sharing it with friends, old and new.

Crouch Ridge Estate
Althorne Hall Farm, Fambridge Road
Althorne, Essex CM3 6BZ

T: 01621 450450
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