Wednesday 25th January Matilda Wren. The Winchester based Vintage Clothing Company will be opening a pop up shop at The Black Bottle from 4.30 pm. Come and enjoy a glass of wine and browse their range of clothing and sundries.
February 29th Cheese & Wine Tasting. Hosted by Nigel Gilling, Liberty Wines and Graham & Ed Winchester Market Stall. Enjoy 8 different wines paired with 8 scrumptious cheeses. £30 pp.
March 14th Around the World in a Sauvignon Balloon. Hosted by Mike Webb, Ellis Wines. Join us for a trip around the world sampling 8 very different Sauvignon Blanc wines from the major wine producing regions of the world. With a Ham & Cheese platter to share. £25 pp.
April 18th Spring & Summer Wines. Hosted by Christian Hay, Caviste Wines. Sample 8 wines specially selected to make the most of a glorious Spring and sizzling Summer. With a Ham & Cheese platter to share. £25 pp.
May 16th Sake Tasting. An in house tasting across the range of these unusual but delicious rice wines. Served warm or chilled the subleties of flavours and tastes are astonishing. Paired with Asian cuisine nibbles. Price to be confirmed.
June 20th Champagne Tasting. In time for Wimbledon an evening of Champagne and strawberries perfect. Price to be confirmed.
July 18th American Wine Tasting. Hosted by Hollis & Sean Kelly Twisted Vine Wines. With our wine machines hosting a number of American wines to celebrate American Independence on the 4th July this tasting will examine the different styles of wine produced in the USA. Price to be confirmed.