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…..
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.
We are on tour again – this time we are heading into the city to visit Jamie Northrop at Alexander’s where Sam will be showing a range of delicious gins for you to try, and Jamie will be supplying some delicious nibbles!! Jamie will also be providing some live music afterwards, so it’s all set […]
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 […]
Frodsham’s latest brewer may have a rock star name, but Noah Torn of Chapter Brewery takes his beers very seriously, and he’s coming to showcase 8 of his fantastic bottled beers here in the shop for your delight.
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 […]
Another new face for you all – Johnny Bingham from Jackson Nugent Vintners is incredibly enthusiastic about Chilean Wines, and in particular the wines from producer Casa Silva. Johnny will be presenting a delicious selection of Casa Silva wines from two different Chilean regions, and I’m sure you will all be as in love with […]
So here’s something different! There are some amazing French brandies out there from independent, family owned, boutique distilleries based in the regions of Cognac and Armagnac. If you like the odd tipple of brandy, or even if you are a whisky lover looking for something a bit different – this is the tasting for you. […]
Well it’s September, so we’d better have some Oktoberfest beer in! Dave will be selecting some traditional German styles, and he’ll also be throwing in a few maverick brews from elsewhere…. Sue will providing the usual accompaniments so grab your lederhosen and stein & we’ll see you there!
Not for the fainthearted, this will be the best that Belgium can offer outside chocolate…. As always Dave will be choosing 8 of the best to showcase for your delectation….