Whisky doesn’t have to come from Scotland you know, Sweden makes some pretty awesome stuff too. Join us as speaker Alex Johnson takes us through some delicious drams from Swedish whisky distillers Mackmyra and prepare to be impressed…
Our evenings are aimed at all levels of wine knowledge – from the absolute beginner to the experienced quaffer – no one is left out and no one is left uninterested. We feel that you can’t get better value for money for £18, and our customers seem to agree with us!
Ticket price includes light buffet when the event takes place at the shop and is seated. All events (at the shop) begin at 7.15pm and finish at approximately 9.30pm. There is a 10% discount on all wine and beer purchases made on the evening. There is no discount on spirits.
The “Portfolio Tasting” event is held at the Doubletree Hilton, begins at 6.00pm and will finish at 9.00pm. No buffet or seating is provided as this is a walkaround event. All wines, spirits and beers on taste are available to order, a 10% discount will be given on orders placed on the night.
The Beginner’s Wine Course costs £90 and is seated, though no buffet is provided. The course is run on Monday nights from 7pm to 9pm. Dates are as advertised.
All tickets for tasting events must be paid for in full, in advance and, once purchased, all sales for ticketed tasting events are final, non refundable, non returnable and non transferable.
So this time its the battle of the hops – who has got the best IPA? Let’s tour the world to find out! We’ll find the best contenders for you to choose from, with of course a selection of delicious buffet for you too!
Another new face, this time Bryn Stephens from ABS wine agencies, and he will be comparing some of their delicious Old World wines with a New World counterpart. Should be a pretty interesting evening!!
This month we’ll head north. It’s not just dark thrillers that Scandinavia is known for, they do some pretty good beers too… join us for some Nordic drinking as Dave, our beer Sherpa, guides us around…..
I know what you’re thinking, chocolate and wine – you’ve obviously died & gone to heaven….! We have teamed up with amazing local chocolatier Bala from The Chocolate Cellar to enjoy the ultimate chocolate treats whilst matching them with some of our finest wines. You obviously deserve a treat, so grab that credit card and […]
Well it’s been a long time coming, but we are finally bringing you the 2017 inaugural Hoole Beer Festival this August!! We will be bringing the best that we can find from brewery and importers far and wide. Based at Hoole Community Centre on Westminster Road, just a stone’s throw from our lovely shop, we […]
Monday 11th September – Monday 9th October 7-9pm Our Autumn class of 2017 is now taking students who would love to learn the basics of wine. Over 5 weeks we will teach you how to assess and taste a wine, the main grape varieties and where they grow. Also how climate affects grape varieties and […]