Making Sparkling Wine and Sparkling Apple Cider at home

Six Week Evening Course

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This six-week course will teach you the theory and practice of making sparkling wine and sparkling apple cider at home using the traditional method.

You will be taught:

  • How to press grapes and fruit
  • How to set up and manage a primary ferment
  • How to carry out 2nd fermentation in bottle
  • How to disgorge and finish the wine and cider
  • Important health and safety considerations

You will be taught by experienced winemakers and wine professional wine educators.

This course is part of the One Garden Brighton Night School. You'll be studying alongside others after hours, as our campus becomes a hive of activity for land-based learning.

You'll have exclusive access to our gardens and campus after the gates close, a chance to grab a drink or browse the shop before your course starts. You'll study as the sun sets around you in a beautiful setting, with contemporary themed gardens to explore.

Course details

Dates & Location

We will be releasing the dates for the new 23/24 Part Time Programme in the coming weeks for a August/September start.  If you wish to receive the latest dates regarding this course when they are released then please click on this link and register your interest.

One Garden Brighton Campus - Stanmer Park



18:00 - 20:00 (Evening Course)





This course could be FREE.  
If you are unemployed and in receipt of state benefits or working and your income is under £20,319 you could be entitled to financial support towards the course fees or even study for free.

Entry Requirements

No entry requirements needed


One Garden Brighton Campus - Stanmer Park

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