7th August Chartham Food and Wine Tour including lunch/wine tasting


    Join us on a leisurely tour of the best food and wine Chartham has to offer.


    Starting at 10am with an informative tour of the Wonky Parsnip, a market garden growing over 150 weird and wonderful varieties of produce all outside in Chartham on just one acre. The Wonky Parsnip supply's restaurants across Kent an London, here you will learn about growing, cooking ideas for the more unusual veg and have the opportunity to taste a whole host of produce picked yourself from the patch including everything from Cucamelons to Tomatillos.


    We will then have a tea/coffee and homemade cake break in a lovely garden area on the farm situated next to the river.


    Following tea and cake, we will take a leisurely stroll down the Stour River around 15mins to Chartham Vineyard. (You are welcome to drive and meet us there if you would rather not walk).  Chartham Vineyard an award winning family run artisan vineyard and get to try some very fine wine, learning about viticulture in the process. Wine is of course is available for you to buy here on the day if you so choose, along with art work. We will take a special tour of the farm and vines with vineyard manager followed by wine tasting in one of the historic buildings on the farm.


    For the final stop on our foodie day, we will walk 15mins from Chartham Vineyard back to the farm to our new outdoor riverside seating area next to our new kitchen and be treated to a beautiful two course home grown lunch straight out of the patch crafted with seasonal produce.


    We are a BYO alcohol selling soft drinks only so why not Pair lunch with Chartham Vineyard wine you can buy from the vineyard! Yum!


    Tour concludes around 3.30pm as we finish lunch as say our goodbyes!


    £55 per person plus booking fee.


    (Veg boxes can be pre-ordered and collected on the day at a special tour price giving you 20% off. £10 box is £8, £15 box £12. To order send us an email once booked (thewonkyparsnip@gmail.com)

    7th August Chartham Food and Wine Tour including lunch/wine tasting