2nd April 2019 by The Villa Maria Loving Guys at The Whalley Wine Shop

This new event is now available to book….

We’re delighted to announce that we have Angela Lewis of Villa Maria and associated wineries in New Zealand joining us for a special tasting event on Tuesday 16th April. Angela is wonderfully knowledgeable and a legend in the New Zealand wine industry having worked with Villa Maria for over half her life! Villa Maria Estate is  New Zealand’s most awarded winery. It has vineyards across New Zealand, with its major production being from Gisborne, Hawke’s Bay, Marlborough and Auckland.The evening will be centred around the joy and individuality of wines produced in New Zealand showcasing a range of varieties including, of course, the world famous Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc. Villa Maria own other wineries in New Zealand, so you will also taste the excellent Vidal, Esk and Leftfield wines.

The tasting will be held at Mitton Hall in the Conservatory on Tuesday 16th April. Arrival from 6.30pm for arrival drink & canapes with tasting to commence at 7.00pm running until approximately 9pm. Tickets are priced at £17.50 per person.

Please call the shop on 01254 822581 or email Jen@thewhalleywineshop.com to reserve your tickets. This is sure to be a popular event!

We also have just 4 tickets remaining to our Mackmyra Whisky tasting on Thursday 11th April at The Aspinall Arms! Hosted by Alex Johnson (Swedish Whisky Guru!) this tasting will enlighten you about the relatively unknown story of Swedish whisky along with tasters of a range of styles to boot. £25 per person. Call or email to book ASAP if you fancy this! Full details here.