Without a doubt the most iconic wine producing country in the world, from the cool climate north to the sun baked Rhone valley, find out what makes the wines of this country so special, the grapes, the history and producers.
MASTER THE ART OF
JAPANESE KOKEDAMA WITH RACHEL PERRY OF HEDGEROW
WEDNESDAY 5TH APRIL
7PM – 9PM TICKETS: £45
Join us for an evening of green-fingered DIY and make your very own Kokedama. Kokedama which literally means ‘moss ball’ in Japanese, are a type of Bonsai that are high on the botanicals trend list. Rachel Perry from Hedgerow will give a practical demonstration and you’ll leave with your very own hanging basket-style Kokedama to take home.
BACK ONCE AGAIN
WITH THE GINTLEMAN MASTER WITH CARL HAWKINS
WEDNESDAY 12TH APRIL
7PM – 9PM TICKETS: £30
The Gintleman is back to introduce 4 new Gins and boutique tonics complemented with 3 Ginspired canapés cocktails. Expect lots of fun gin facts whilst creating 4 bespoke G&Ts whilst rating your gins like a speed date! By the end of the evening you’ll have a greater confidence of the category – as well as a smile on your face!
NEW ZEALAND WINE MASTERCLASS ‘THE FAMILY OF TWELVE’
WEDNESDAY 19TH APRIL
7PM – 9PM TICKETS: £25
Learn about the story of twelve dedicated New Zealand wine producers, tightly bound by a common love for the craft of fine wine growing. There are just twelve in this unique family of families, and that’s all there’ll ever be.
We’re “The Family of Twelve”, New Zealand’s Wine Family.
We are teaming up with The Birmingham Whisky Club and Glenfarclas for an evening of cheese and whisky matching, Learn about these delicious whiskies, try some fantastic cheeses and taste through a selection of delectable drams.
Once again we welcome the Birmingham Whisky Club along with Ian Macleod to bring you a food and whisky matching event as part of the World Whisky Day 2017 celebrations. Learn about these delicious whiskies, enjoy a feast of different breakfast dishes and taste through a selection of delectable drams from Glengoyne, Tamdhu and Smokehead.
Following the success of our ‘dummies guide to Christmas drinks we thought what better way to start the summer than with a guide to the best drinks to enjoy in the sun. Spit wine school’s James Thewlis will show you how to create some classic cocktails, mixed drinks whilst giving you the opportunity to taste some wines perfect for warmer months. Book now for this hands on and informative evening.
Join us for a night of rum tasting hosted by our friends at Specialty Drinks. A night of indulgence and a lesson in all things rum, Tom Bartram will share his knowledge and love for this luscious and exotic spirit.