Nestled amidst the verdant valleys of Cornwall, Rumour Winery sets the bar high for exquisite, home-grown wines. Established in 1910, in the quaint town of Bodmin, this vinery has a rich history that is entwined with the vineyard's perfect terroir and a team of passionate wine connoisseurs.
From the gravelly soil to the unique microclimate, the vineyard’s geography gifts its wines with their distinct allure. Unlocking spectacular evocations of ripened berries, subtle spices and faint floral notes, each sip of Rumour’s wine is an experience to be savoured.
Dedicated to biodynamic practices and organic viticulture, Rumour Winery handpicks their grapes to ensure a delicately balanced, richly flavoured selection. This attention to detail, combined with maturation in French oak barrels, confers to Rumour's wines an elegance that is seldom matched.
Blending tradition with innovation, Rumour Winery features both classic varietals, such as Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, and unconventional ones, including Chenin Blanc and Tempranillo. While its award-winning Oaked Chardonnay delivers a beautiful blend of butterscotch and vanilla notes, its Pinot Noir is celebrated for its robust character and tannic structure.
This idyllic site isn’t just famed for its handcrafted wines and their lyrical palettes, but also a charm that cannot be put into words. Meandering through the gentle slopes of the vineyard, beneath the dappled light, you can feel the harmony shifting with the seasons. With the blooming buds of spring, the sun-kissed summers, the auburn hues of autumn and the crisp winter air. It's a venue that inspires tranquillity and cultivates the passion for fine wines.
Visitors are warmly welcomed at Rumour Winery, where they can embark on a guided tour, unravel the tales behind the vines and sample their fine wines. And perhaps, even carry home a bottled heart of Cornwall’s delectable terroir their own.
Indeed, the Rumour Winery holds a special place in the heart of British winemaking. It encapsulates the perfect amalgamation of tradition, quality and passion. it's a must-visit for any wine enthusiast.
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