POLGOON AT MOUNT HAVEN

POLGOON AT MOUNT HAVEN

In 2018 The Times chose Mount Haven as one of its Top 10 Cool Hotels in Britain and it’s a well-deserved accolade for one of our favourite spots in Mount’s Bay. Room with a view! This 20-room boutique hotel is aptly named: its elevated position just...
POLGOON SAUVIGNON BLANC 2018

POLGOON SAUVIGNON BLANC 2018

In 2016 John Coulson, owner and winemaker at Polgoon, announced that he’d be planting 2,500 Sauvignon Blanc vines up in the vineyard.  It raised a few eyebrows, there’s not much Sav Blanc grown in England and a Cornish Sauvignon Blanc was unheard of! Three...
Women in Wine at Polgoon

Women in Wine at Polgoon

To mark International Women’s Day 2019 we thought we’d take the opportunity to introduce you to the women who work here at Polgoon. Kim – OwnerKim planted the first vine at Polgoon in 2004 with her husband John (the winemaker). Fifteen years on, Kim is still...
Polgoon at The Old Coastguard

Polgoon at The Old Coastguard

The Old Coastguard, situated in the fishing village of Mousehole, is one of our favourite places to eat and drink locally. This seaside hotel is just a ten minute drive from Polgoon Vineyard is perfectly placed near the beaches and gardens of West Cornwall, the Minack...
PRUNING AT POLGOON

PRUNING AT POLGOON

Pruning is one of the biggest jobs of the year at the vineyard.  Here at Polgoon we’ve started pruning as usual in the first weeks of January. We’ll prune, clear and tie down around 14,000 vines in total.  It usually takes us about 3 months to complete....
POLGOON AT POLURRIAN

POLGOON AT POLURRIAN

Enjoy our Cornish wine from this spectacular, contemporary, seaside retreat perched on the cliffs of the Lizard Peninsula. From February this year all Polgoon wines, ciders and juices will feature on the drinks menu at the Polurrian Bay Hotel. Built in 1890, this...
HAPPY HAMPERS AT POLGOON

HAPPY HAMPERS AT POLGOON

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas here in the Polgoon Vineyard Shop. We’re busy preparing our delightful range of hampers for the festive season.  We have hampers online , hampers in store and a hamper station where you can make your own (with a...
Harvest 2018

Harvest 2018

A VINTAGE YEAR  The harvest of 2018 is set to be the best Polgoon has ever had! The fabulous, long, dry summer has made the quality of fruit exceptional and we’ve seen at least 50% more grapes on the vines, with much higher natural sugars in all fruit –...
NEW 2014 vintage release and new style

NEW 2014 vintage release and new style

A glimpse of what's to come. It’s what we’ve been anticipating all year and in a couple of weeks’ time we will all be able to drink our new 2014 vintage all together. Not only is this a new vintage release but Polgoon has had a brand new makeover. This along with...
From grape harvest to gifts and hampers

From grape harvest to gifts and hampers

Happy October everyone! Although the weather has taken a turn for the cold on the peninsula, we are truly Cornish here at Polgoon and are still in our flip flops! We have had a tremendous summer and I don’t think we are quite ready to let it go. This has been the best...
First ever Sparkling White Wine

First ever Sparkling White Wine

Polgoon's first Sparkling White Wine If there is one thing that we love more here at Polgoon than making wine, it is knowing that you enjoy the wine we make. We have been lucky enough at Polgoon to win awards with most of our wines and our new Sparkling White...