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...
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....
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 –...
Polgoon Supper Film

Polgoon Supper Film

Polgoon Supper captured on film Our first event of the summer was really amazing and we all had a lot of fun! Big thank you to all that came to the two nights, I hope the headaches weren’t that bad in the morning! Rupert from Borgia Bull produced some...
Give a vine a home

Give a vine a home

Vines & Wines: the perfect gift. Father’s Day is days away (18 June in case you’ve forgotten)  and it’s a struggle to know what to get for the man who has everything… But, if he likes gardening and wine, then look no further, as we have a genius idea that can’t...
A short film of the 2014 Harvest at Polgoon

A short film of the 2014 Harvest at Polgoon

As you may have heard on the grape vine, the majority of English vineyards have had just the most amazing crops this year. Thanks to the early sun and mild temperatures we have harvested our best crop ever and are looking forward to producing some of our best wine...
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...
Give a vine a home

Rondo grapes going through véraison

Watch our Rondo grapes transform as they go through véraison! Over the last 2 to 3 weeks we have been watching our Rondo grapes go through Véraison and turn into a fantastic deep red bunch of grapes. Véraison is the term used of the ripening of grapes, and usually...