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Next tasting: New wines just in – 4/2/2010

January 30, 2010

The next tasting at The Wineyard & Deli will be held on Thursday 4th February, and will feature some of the best new wines to arrive on our fine shelves in recent weeks. We’ll be covering both red and white, old and new world wines. There’s some fantastic stuff lined up for you all, as the following provisional wine list* demonstrates:

  • Chateau Nicot Bordeaux Blanc 2008 (Bordeaux, France) – £9.99
  • Kendall-Jackson Sauvignon Blanc 2005 (California, USA) – £11.99
  • Peter Lehman Margaret Semillon 2004 (Barossa Valley, Australia) – £13.49
  • Lawson Dry Hills Gewurztraminer 2007 (Marlborough, New Zealand) – £13.49
  • Azpilicueta Reserva Rioja 2003 (Rioja, Spain) – £11.99
  • Trinity Hills Pinot Noir 2008 (Martinborough, New Zealand) – £12.99
  • Peter Lehman Mudflat Ebenezer Shiraz 2004 (Barossa Valley, Australia) – £13.49
  • Cecchi Vino Nobile di Montepulciano 2006 (Montepulciano, Italy) – £15.99

If this has suitably whet your appetite for more, get in touch with us pronto to book your tickets. Places cost £10 each, and are in limited supply, and all tickets must be bought in advance. You can contact us in one of the following ways:

  • Email: Barry@thewineyard.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01524 400011
  • Visit us: 23 Princes Crescent, Bare, Morecambe.
  • Twitter: http://twitter.com/thewineyard
  • Facebook: Search “The Wineyard & Deli”

*Wines named are subject to change dependent on stock availability and attendance – the more people attend, the more we can spend on the wines. Encourage your friends to join you and we can show you nicer wines, it’s that simple! 🙂

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Next tasting at The Wineyard: Wines of Argentina

January 9, 2010

Taking place at 7pm on Thursday 14/1/2010, our next wine tasting will be focused on showcasing some fabulous wines from Argentina. The usual suspects will be on show of course; Torrontes and Malbec in particular being the grapes that have really put this country on the wine map, but we’ll also have some other fascinating wines to try such as a Cahors from France (85% Malbec) which should make for an interesting comparison, and a lovely sparkling wine to kick the night off in style. Check out this photo set on Flickr of the provisional wine choices – 10 bottles in all.

If you’re interested in joining us, tickets are £10 each and selling quickly. You need to buy them in advance so we know how much wine we can afford to open and how many we’re preparing food for, as we give out samples of various foods from our deli range with each wine. We normally taste 8 or so wines (if more tickets sell, we can open more wine – so invite your friends to join us too!) and will be on hand to talk you through the wines and their producers. We also offer 10% discount an anything purchased on the night (food and drink) and if anything sells out, we’ll give you the discount on your orders and will let you know as soon as we get it back in stock.

To purchase tickets you can either come and see us in the shop (23 Princes Crescent, Bare), or call us on 01524 400011 and pay by card over the phone. Any questions, post a response on here or look us up on Twitter (http://twitter.com/thewineyard) or Facebook (Search “The Wineyard & Deli”).