since 1989 


 Old vines, red soil,

crisp, dry white wines,

20 years of international awards

Welcome to Oatley, our small family-run English vineyard, near Cannington in Somerset.

We are proud of our crisp, still white wines, all from grapes grown here, and their 20+ year track record of international awards.

Read about our wines and buy online>>.

Buy a voucher online>>.Our visit vouchers include a tasting, tour and wine to take home and make memorable presents. We email the voucher for you to print.

Come to the vineyard to buy our wines>> - see where they come from and get the best prices! 

We planted our vines (with spades!) on a gentle SE slope between the Quantock Hills and the Bristol Channel in 1986, a warm site that has given 25 vintages of consistently good quality. Oatley is full of wildlife: the countryside

as it used to be . We take sustainability seriously (read more>>), 

Iain and Jane Awty



Site updated 27 Oct 2016


We are OPEN 11am-6pm for wine sales if we’re here, and we usually are - phone first to make sure: 01278 671340. Tours and tastings will start again Easter 2017. Details>>

A smallish crop. But just feel the the quality!...read more, latest blogpost>>

GifT IdEas? How about our mixed SILVER MEDAL Case or Six? Or our Tour and tasting Voucher, which includes 3 or 6 bottles to choose and take home?

Summer 2016 newsletter >>. How Vintage 2016 is shaping up at Oatley..

Veraison, A key milestone in the vineyard year because that’s when you can predict the harvest date.. latest Blogpost >>


Guardian Wine Critic Fiona Beckett 3 May 16: “...really delicious, lush Leonora from Oatley Vineyard..”

WOW! LOOK! Wine writer Ben Franks visited us, Here’s his lovely write-up >>:

WINE-TRAVELLER BLOG : Aug 25 2014 - If you dream of living life in a rural idyll, surrounded by wildlife and sipping wine made by your own hands, then a trip to Oatley Vineyard in Somerset will...Read more>>

OUR 25th VINTAGE: Western Daily Press double spread feature >>.

SA WINE NEWS: “If wine was about place, then Oatley offers a glimpse of England as it was 200 years ago.”. Read more>>



All our wines have achieved EU PDO or PGI status,

the highest quality standards for UK wines. We keep sulphites close to the minimum.



All Oatley wines are suitable for vegetarians and vegans





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View our PHOTO of the MONTH,  coffee break at our Madeleine Angevine harvest

READ OUR LATEST NEWSLETTER How 2016 is shaping up at the vineyard