WINE TASTINGS & EVENTS

WEDNESDAY 22ND JANUARY 2020 – SICILIAN WINE TASTING & FOOD PAIRING A tasting of four Sicilian wines paired with local produce from the farmers of Salaparuta at Casanova & Daughters.   The idea behind Casanova & Daughters was dreamt up by half-Sicilian half-French Cirque du Soleil acrobat, Cedric Casanova, after spending time in his village of Salaparuta, feasting on the incredible produce of the local … Continue reading WINE TASTINGS & EVENTS

INTERNATIONAL SHERRY WEEK 2019

If, when you think of sherry, you think of your grandmother sipping on Bristol Cream from a tiny glass at Christmastime, you need to update your information. Sherry is an incredibly versatile wine, ranging from bone-dry to sticky-sweet, with a full pantry of flavours to entice the palate – nuts, lemon peel, raisins, caramel… Furthermore, if you didn’t know this already – sherry is achingly … Continue reading INTERNATIONAL SHERRY WEEK 2019

THE BIG FORTIFIED TASTING 2019

The Big Fortfied Tasting launched in 2010 and it’s the only wine tasting of its size that is solely dedicated to fortified wines. It’s not just big; it’s actually the biggest. What’s a fortified wine? A fortified wine is a wine which has had a spirit added to it. Think Port, Muscat, Sherry and Madeira. They started adding a spirit to Port (which was once … Continue reading THE BIG FORTIFIED TASTING 2019