A wine tasting event should be both fun and informative, and these Edinburgh wine tasting events tick both the boxes, giving you the opportunity to sample some of the best wines on the market as well as lesser know tipples.
Thursday 7th February: RIOJA REVOLUTION
An insight into the most renowned Spanish region affords a look at how modern Rioja is delivering some fabulous wines. Tempranillo is the star of the evening, but also featured will be Crianza, Reserva, and maybe even a Gran Reserva.
Thursday 7th March: WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT CHARDONNAY…
Taste a selection of one of the world’s most divisive grape. Oaky and buttery or clean and refreshing – what’s your style? At the same time you’ll be enlightened on the various winemaker techniques that go into producing the different styles Chardonnay produces.
Thursday 11th April: PIEMONTE
Take a trip to North West of Italy, famous for its Barolo, Gavi and Moscato… Try some Nebbiolo and Cortese expressions showcasing some of the best wines from this superstar Italian wine region.
Thursday 9th May: BORDEAUX BLENDS
Explore Claret, Cabernet Sauvignon blended with Merlot complemented by French Oak and discover if the best wines still come from Bordeaux.
Thursday 6th June: SAUVIGNON BLANC – FRANCE VS THE REST OF THE WORLD
Dry, fruity, refreshing… Choose the one you like the best between French, New Zealand, South African and Chilean expressions. You might even be surprised with a sweet one or an oaked version.
Thursday 18th July: SUMMER WINES
Looking for summer wine inspiration this summer? Whether it’s for the picnic, barbeque – refreshing whites, aromatic roses and some red for your barbecue.
Price: £20.00 per person, including five wines, or £40.00 per person including a two course dinner. Tickets include £5.00 redeemable on wine shop purchases on the evening of the tasting.
Address: Harvey Nichols Edinburgh, on the corner of St Andrew Square and Multrees Walk.
Personalised tastings, including a tailored wine list, for up to 25 people are also available.
Further details at: Wine Tasting Events at Harvey Nichols