Virtual Wine Tasting

Enjoy the Chet Valley Experience from Anywhere in the UK

The perfect way to experience wine with friends, family, and colleagues from afar, our newly introduced virtual tasting sessions offer wine novices and enthusiasts alike the opportunity to receive expert guidance from Norfolk’s original winemaker and owner of Chet Valley Vineyard, John Hemmant, whilst enjoying a range of our award-winning English wines from anywhere in the UK.

In taking part in our expertly designed sessions, you’ll learn how to taste wine like a professional in a relaxed, welcoming environment, as well as more about wine regions, grape varieties, and the factors influencing the wine in your glass.

Virtual Wine Tasting Sessions

Our public, private, and corporate virtual wine tasting sessions, held over ZOOM, are attended by small groups of like-minded wine lovers. Led by Chet Valley’s head winemaker, John Hemmant, this exciting experience offer an hour and a half of expert knowledge and delightful tasting.

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Start Time 6pm
End Time 7.30pm

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  • Duration: 1 hour 30 mins
  • Tasting Kit required per household
  • A tasting kit can be shared between 6 guests

Expert Guide and Tuition

Chet Valley’s virtual wine tastings are led by head winemaker John Hemmant, who possess extensive knowledge and experience in both traditional and new winemaking techniques. His expansive knowledge and storytelling abilities give our virtual guests the opportunity to gain valuable insight into every aspect of the wine in their glass.

Sample Award-Winning Wines

Our heavily decorated wine range is the highlight of the virtual tasting kit experience for many of our guests – with six full-size bottles of our best-loved creations, both old and new. With so much choice, you’re sure to discover a wide variety of delightfully unique tastes, from aromatic whites to fruit-forward rosés, both still and sparkling.

Experience the Vineyard from anywhere

Our exclusive virtual tasting kits and sessions offer wine-lovers across the UK the opportunity to experience the joy of Chet Valley’s fine English wine from the comfort of their home, providing a truly immersive and informative experience for those unable to partake in on-site tours.

Share a unique experience safely

We understand that in the coming years, large group gatherings may be challenging to arrange – but that doesn’t mean get-together activities should be impacted. Our virtual tasting kits and sessions offer the perfect opportunity to share an engaging experience with family, friends, or colleagues, when separated by distance.


Browse Chet Valley Vineyard’s range of artisan sparkling and still English wines, handcrafted using distinct varieties of cool-climate grapes grown in our family-owned English vineyard here in South Norfolk.

The grape varieties grown at Chet Valley Vineyard include Solaris, Phoenix, Schönburger, Chardonnay, and Seyval Blanc grown alongside reds such as Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier, Cabernet Noir, and Regent, using traditional techniques optimised to our British terroir. From our award-winning Charmat-style ‘Skylark’ wines and flagship Méthode Champenoise, ‘Horatio’, to our varietal stills including our ‘Redwing’ rosé, there’s a bottle in our range to suit every palate.

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    Our vision is to create the finest English wines in a sustainable way by marrying technical expertise with sensitivity to the grapes both in the field and in the winery giving our wine drinkers an excellent experience.


Tours & Tastings

Discover the places and faces behind our award-winning wines from amongst the vines or from the comfort of your own home with our range of guided tour and tasting options.


Explore and book our wide range of community-driven events held throughout the year, ranging from our annual grape harvest to wine tastings and picnics at our Norfolk vineyard.

Vineyard Holidays

Discover the Vine House, an exclusive holiday cottage set in rural Norfolk, with uninterrupted views across Chet Valley’s 10-hectare vineyard.

Virtual Wine Tasting

Our public, private, and corporate virtual wine tasting sessions, held over ZOOM, are attended by small groups of like-minded Norfolk wine lovers.

Venue Hire

Our beautiful indoor and outdoor vineyard venues are perfect locations for any occasion, including weddings and corporate events.

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