When the January Blues kick in, the best antidote is a good old gin tasting I find…. so let’s get some favourites and some new kids off the shelf & see which ones we like best…. We have plenty of choice so you’re sure to find one you’d like to try again, which is great […]
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, 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 7.00pm and finish at approximately 9.00pm. 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.
Flying in the face of the dreaded Dryanuary, Blackjack Brewery are supporting all those indie shops, bars and all the hard working people in the beer trade who to be honest really need the money in a hard-pressed January! We are leading the revolution in the Tryanuary Beer Tour!! Come along in the dreariest of […]
Join us in our fantastic new tasting room for a cracking showcase of some great wines from one of our new suppliers Ellis of Richmond. The lovely Julia Langshaw will be showing a delicious range of guilt free organic & biodynamic wines to delight the palate and the pocket…. The usual tempting buffet will accompany! […]
Well they just go together don’t they?? And we have a wonderful butchers on our doorstep so rest assured they will be delicious sausages to go along with our fantastic beers hand picked by our beer guru Dave…. Handbridge you are very welcome!!
Join us for not one but two fantastic hosts for our first whisky tasting of 2019! We have Craig Watson, Brand Ambassador for Paul John Whisky from Goa (yup, Indian whisky, it’s fab!) and we also have Libby Roberts who represents Glen Scotia and Loch Lomond Distilleries…. They are all fantastic drams, but which will […]
This one looks set to sell out in double quick time!! Wine & cheese?? A match made in heaven obviously! Join us as we travel around the world, munching and sipping as we go, with a bit of guiding along the way….. (There is no dress code, though may I suggest elasticated trousers….)
We had an incredible response to a suggestion for a Gluten Free Beer Tasting, so here you are!! We live to serve you know…. Gone are the days when there was just a meagre selection of none too pleasant offerings. There are some great breweries producing great beers without gluten these days & Dave will […]
A shameless celebration of that classic British summer activity, the BBQ, accompanied by the official BBQ beverage, beer. To celebrate National BBQ Week, and to limber up ready for the May Bank Holiday, we will bring you a range of delicious grilled foods, and the best selection of beer that Dave can come up with. […]