Rathfinny Wine Estate, Alfriston


Rathfinny is a family-owned, socially conscious Wine Estate, established in 2010 by Mark and Sarah Driver, dedicated to producing some of the world’s finest sparkling wines from a perfect site in Sussex. Occupying a wonderful south-facing slope in England’s South Downs, the climate, chalk soil and aspect make it the perfect site.
The Rathfinny Wine Estate Vineyard is highlighted to become one of the most significant single vineyards in England and one of the largest in Europe. Their RIBA nominated, state-of-the-art Winery is capable of producing over one million bottles of Sussex Sparkling wine annually. Their aim is to achieve quality levels that will see their Sussex Sparkling wine winning international awards and being enjoyed all over the world.
Situated within our Sussex Heritage Award-winning Winery, with awe-inspiring panoramic views of the Vineyard and the beautiful South Downs, you can drop in to taste and purchase their Sussex Sparkling, Sussex still wines and Seven Sisters spirits.
Led by chef Chris Bailey, the Tasting Room restaurant offers dining from a menu of seasonal, modern British cuisine that changes on a regular basis. With foraged ingredients from the region, Bailey’s commitment to creating resplendent dishes combined with the unique location offers an impressive offering.

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