Tastings & EventsGIN CLUB
On the first Saturday of every month we will be hosting a pop up all day gin bar! (Last orders 10pm)
We'll have 10 different gins available each month for G&Ts and sampling.
Reservations aren't necessary but due to past popularity it is something we would recommend, so if you would like to book a table please give us a call on 01305 266734.
NEXT POPPING UP: Saturday 2nd December
An Early Christmas - A Yalbury Cottage Pop-Up
Thursday 30th November - 7pm Start
We welcome Yalbury Cottage to the shop for a pre-Christmas food and wine extravaganza. We'll be tasting a seasonal selection of wines to take you from Christmas Eve through to the New Year.
This event is now fully booked, but if you would like to be added to the waiting list please give us a call on 01305 266734
GINuary II - Thursday 23rd February - 7pm Start
£15 per head.
'Article 50' Wine Tasting - Thursday 30th March - 7pm Start
pitching some of the
UK's finest wines up against their European counterparts in a
comparative tasting to settle this in/out debacle once and for all. The
Brace of Butchers will also be providing a plateful of delicious grub
included in the ticket price. (No
politicians will be harmed in the tasting process).
£20 per head
'War of the Rosés' - Thursday 20th April - 7pm Start
Terrible pun, but great wines. We'll be looking ahead to another great British summer by tasting our way through a fabulous array of different rosés and tucking into some suitably summery food courtesy of the Brace of Butchers.
£20 per head
Whisky Tasting - Friday 28th April - 7pm Start
mounting demand for a whisky tasting we've finally got one in the
diary! We'll be joined for the evening by Grant MacPherson from
Springbank Distillery in Campbeltown to taste our way through their
fantastically diverse range of Single Malts.
Spring Wine Fair - Friday 12th May
Our ever popular Spring Wine Fair is moving from The Corn Exchange to our shop. There'll be slightly fewer than the usual 100 wines on offer to taste but we'll be extending the timings to give you plenty of time to work your way through the selection. (Winter Wine Fair remains unchanged at The Corn Exchange).Tickets £10 per head.
Lucky Dip - Thursday 1st June - 7pm Start
Feeling adventurous? Why not come along
to our Lucky Dip tasting where you won't know what you're going to get
except a great selection of wines and a plate of some very tasty food. (Guest speakers
£20 per head.
Sherry Tasting - Thursday 15th June - 7pm Start
We'll be guiding you through the wonderful world of Sherry, exploring its many guises, and dishing up some delectable little tapas dishes to match.
£20 per head.
Eastern Mediterranean Supper - A Loft Café Pop-Up
Thursday 28th September - 7pm Start
We're teaming up with Sally and her lovely team at The Loft Café to bring you an evening of fantastic flavours from the Eastern Med.
Rioja & Tapas
Thursday 19th October - 7pm Start
One of the world's most popular and historic wine growing regions, yet still relatively unexplored. We'll be looking at some of the classic styles as well as tasting our way through some oddities and unexpected treats, alongside some simple yet hearty food.
Winter Wine Fair
Friday 10th November - 6-9pm
Once again we'll be taking over The Corn Exchange to show off 100 terrific wines from across our list. A great opportunity to stock up in time for Christmas. (Special discounts offered on the night)£10 per head