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Wine Tasting Brighton
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Wine tasting events and dinners across Brighton and Hove
Experience the exclusive and personalised Wine Tastings, ideal for groups of all sizes, from couples to larger gatherings in their dedicated Tasting Room at Fourth and Church. Delve into the world of Burgundy, Piedmont, or even the complexities of Orange wines, carefully curated to enrich your palate and deepen your wine knowledge. Explore the art of food and wine pairing or embark on a Sherry-focused journey, guided by their expert, Anna, a distinguished WSET Level 3 graduate. With an infectious passion for wine and an extensive understanding of flavour profiles, Anna guarantees a lively and engaging tasting experience. Sessions begin at £70 per person and typically run for two delightful hours.
Wild Flor is a Hove restaurant known for its vibrant wine tasting events, catering to both its regular patrons and trade professionals. These events often feature renowned winemakers like Eric Railsback and the teams from Flint Vineyard, showcasing a diverse range of wines. Wild Flor’s curated dinners highlight classic regions like the Rhone and Bordeaux, along with more adventurous selections such as Galician wines from Raul Perez. Collaborations with local wine merchants, including Butler’s Wine Cellar and 9Vines, offer guests a unique opportunity to enjoy plenty of handpicked wines within the restaurant’s intimate and inviting ambiance.
Hotel du Vin, an iconic hotel and Brighton restaurant (Bistro Du Vin) in Brighton, has set the standard for style and sophistication since its inception in the early 2000s. Renowned as the ‘hotel of wine,’ it boasts an exceptional wine cellar and event space, ensuring a delightful experience with a variety of Brighton wine tasting events year-round. From New World vs. Old World wine dinners to New Spain wine events, there’s always something exciting on the wine horizon. Additionally, their Cigar Gallery serves as an ideal venue for private wine tasting events, adding an exclusive touch to any occasion. In addition to this, their wine lounge is the perfect setting at any time of the week.
LatinoAmérica boasts a distinctive selection of wines, often highlighted in their engaging wine tasting events.
Renowned for showcasing the finest South American wine varieties, particularly those hailing from Argentina, their events are complemented by the perfect pairing of Argentinian steaks. Notable past events include the Potrero wines showcase, where the esteemed wine producer from Argentina graced the occasion alongside their talented Sommelier.
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L’Atelier Du Vin proudly houses one of the most extensive wine lists in the city, making their events at Cases an exceptional opportunity for enriching your wine knowledge. Explore their diverse range of monthly events, including Fondue Fridays, Jazz evenings, wine tasting sessions, and raclette nights, among others, all available on their website. Notably, Cases places significant emphasis on cheese, benefitting from their close collaboration with the esteemed Curds and Whey artisan cheese shop in Hove.
In addition to boasting an extensive wine list and a diverse array of food and wine events, Carne hosts monthly wine tastings. The Carne Wine Table offers a relaxed, communal banquet-style experience where all guests sit together. Whether you arrive solo or with friends, you’re bound to forge new friendships. At these events, Carne invites in guest wine experts who curate tastings featuring 5 wines, each following a theme of their choice. The Carne kitchen team crafts a food pairing menu, typically offering 4 courses. With a dedicated group of regular attendees who have formed lasting bonds, Carne Wine Table events offer an enjoyable and budget-friendly night out. They provide the perfect opportunity to explore exceptional wines and indulge your passion for food.
DaddyLonglegs in Kemptown breathes new life into the East side of Brighton, offering an extensive selection of craft beers, an impressive wine list, and a vibrant events calendar, including wine-centric gatherings. Keep a close watch on their social media channels, particularly Instagram, for updates on upcoming wine dinners and other exciting happenings. This versatile venue is renowned for its small plates menu, summer barbecue roasts, and a delightful alfresco garden that provides an ideal setting for a memorable dining experience.
Paris Wine Bar in Hove is renowned for its extensive wine menu and hosts various Brighton wine tasting events throughout the year. From cheese and wine tasting nights to wine tasting Christmas parties and celebrations of South American wines, the events can cater to groups of any size. Whether you’re seeking an intimate event or a larger affair, the Hove restaurant and bar offers a delightful setting to explore and savour a diverse selection of wines including sparkling and Champagne. The venue is also known for its tapas and small plates menu.
The Brighton Cocktail Company at Seven Dials curates personalised Brighton wine tasting events, providing guests the choice of their Wine Flights for £19.95 (4 x 100ml of any wines) or a comprehensive 1-hour tasting experience with cheese and wine for £32 per person. Offering flexibility and bespoke options, the venue is ideal for hosting events of various sizes and preferences. Just get in touch with the BCC team and use this excellent space which also does rather superb cocktails and brunch.
Ten Green Bottles, situated in Brighton’s Jubilee Square, hosts a number of engaging Brighton wine tasting events that appeal to both novices and connoisseurs. From themed wine tastings to special evenings highlighting regional varieties and international selections, their events offer a delightful exploration of the world of wines. With their knowledgeable staff and inviting ambiance, Ten Green Bottles provides the perfect backdrop for an enriching and enjoyable wine tasting experience in the heart of Brighton.
Plateau restaurant in Brighton stands as a distinguished host for sophisticated wine tasting events, showcasing an impressive collection of biodynamic and New World wines. With their commitment to exceptional cocktails and an enticing menu of small plates, Plateau offers a memorable experience for wine enthusiasts seeking to expand their palates. Whether it’s a themed tasting event or a specialised evening focusing on unique vintages, guests can expect an elegant and enriching exploration of the world of wines at Plateau.