Wine Tastings

2017 Tasting Calendar

We have now finalised the dates for our wine tastings for the rest of the year and have a host of producers lined up to talk and taste you through their range of wines. There will be something for everyone so give us a ring on 01308 427500 or email us at to book yourselves in for any or all of our upcoming tastings.

Friday 28th April- "In With the New"
We have been busy adding some fantastic wines to our portfolio, so join us between 6.30-8pm for a snapshot of some of our favourite new additions. Presented in a casual walk-in format at the Wine Store, tickets are just £5.

Thursday 25th May - "Spotlight on Swartland"
Rob Mackinlay of Swartland Winery will be taking us through a selection of some of South Africa's finest wines, from fresh and vibrant Chenin Blanc through to their brooding, old-vine reds. Trust us when we say this is not to be missed!

Tuesday 13th June - "Chateau L'Ermitage"
Bombastic winery owner Jerome will be presenting a selection of his gorgeous Southern French wines from the Costieres de Nimes. These are the perfect wines to kick start your summer, so good you'll almost think you've been transported to the Mediterranean!

Thursday 27th July - "Bodegas Ontanon"
No tasting calendar would be complete without an evening of Rioja, so here you go! Conrado from Bodegas Ontanon will take us through a selection of fantastic whites, reds and rose. Our Spanish tastings are always popular, so book early if you want a seat at the table!

Wednesday 27th September - "The New World with Robin Naylor"
Robin Naylor of Boutinot Wines is the man when it comes to the New World. We're into exciting and unchartered territory with this tasting, so hold onto your hats- you're in for a wild ride...

Thursday 19th October- "Burgundy Retrospective"
Chris Davey of OW Loeb, our "inside man" for Burgundy, will be showcasing a range of truly exquisite wines spanning a number of vintages. We absolutely cannot wait for this one!

Wednesday 15th November- Annual Tasting
Join us for a walk-round tasting of around 80 fabulous wines from our portfolio. With guests from Champagne Lallier and Max Sichel of Bordeaux Negociants Maison Sichel. **Free to attend, however it is essential that you contact the Wine Store to register your attendance**