International Sherry Week (8th – 14th October 2018) is just around the corner and if you’ve got a soft spot for sherry it’s a must for the diary. In fact, if you’re a beginner you’ll love it too, with venues up and down the country offering you the chance to try many different styles.
Throughout this week there is a host of events from unique food and sherry pairings to exclusive offers on your favourite sherry. Book your place at one of our upcoming events below or for more information head to the Sherry Wines website.
Sherry Masterclass at Bar Pepito
When: 10th October, 18:00 onwards
Where: Bar Pepito, 3 Varnishers Yard, Kings Cross, London, N1 9DF
Join our amigos at Bar Pepito this Sherry Week for a lesson in sherry with the experts. You will get the chance to discover five styles of sherry from our extra dry Tio Pepe Fino through to the sumptuously sweet Nectar Pedro Ximénez.
Meet the Sherry Expert at Ibérica Restaurants
When: 9th October, 18:00 – 21:00
Where: Ibérica Manchester, M3 3HF
When: 10th October, 18:00 – 21:00
Where: Ibérica Leeds, LS1 2BH
Join Ibérica Restaurants this Sherry Week for an unforgettable evening. Guests will enjoy six wines paired with incredible tapas dishes whilst discovering the wonders of sherry.
Venenciador & Sherry Tasting at Ambiente Tapas
When: 10th October, 19:00 – 23:00
Where: Ambiente Tapas, 14 Goodramgate, York, YO1 7LQ
To kick start the evening you will master the art of the venencia, the traditional way to serve sherry, and learn how to carve Jamón Ibérico with the professionals. To follow, you will indulge in an intimate tapas and sherry paired dinner hosted by sherry expert Martin Skelton.
Tasty Tapas & Sherry Evening at Motte & Bailey
When: 10th October
Where: 49 High St, Arundel, West Sussex, BN18 9AG
Learn about sherry from the experts and enjoy a wine and tapas pairing dinner at Motte & Bailey this Sherry Week.
WSET Sherry Masterclass
When: 11th October, 18:30 – 20:30
Where: WSET London School, 39 – 45 Bermondsey Street, SE1 3XF
This event is for the serious sherry lover wanting to improve their knowledge. Sherry expert Martin Skelton will host an in-depth masterclass which will guide you through gems from the Gonzalez Byass sherry range.
Sherry & Tapas at Northern Counties Club
When: 11th October, 18:00 onwards
Where: 11 Hood Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6LH
Taste delights from the Gonzalez Byass range including our iconic Fino at Northern Counties Club. Hosted by Newcastle Wine School this sherry evening will feature 8 sherries paired with delicious tapas dishes.
Sherry & Pintxos with Cambridge Wine
When: 12th October, 19:00 – 22:00
Where: Cambridge Wine Merchants, 163 Cherry Hinton Road, CB1 7BX
Enjoy a taste of Spain at Cambridge Wine Merchants Sherry Week event. Richard Witter from Gonzalez Byass will be your sherry expert for the night who will guide you through seven styles of sherry from extra dry Tio Pepe Fino to sumptuously sweet Nectar Pedro Ximénez. Guests will also enjoy three tapas pairings made by Que Rico Tapas.
Sampling at Cellar Door Wines St Albans
When: 13th October, 15:00 – 18:00
Where: Cellar Door Wines, London Road, St Albans, AL1 1JB
If you’re local to St Albans make sure you pop by Cellar Door on the Saturday of Sherry Week for a fun and informative tasting with Gonzalez Byass Sherry Expert Richard Witter.
Waitrose Oxford & London Sherry Samplings
When: 11th – 13th October, 12:00 – various
Where: Select Oxford and London Waitrose Stores
If you’re in Waitrose in Oxford or London (Canary Wharf or Oxford Street Food Hall) this Sherry Week, keep your eyes peeled for our sampling stands where we will be showcasing our gems in the Waitrose portfolio including Tio Pepe Fino and the Delicado range.
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More event announcements to follow – check back soon!