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In-store tastings

You'll find a wealth of tastings at your local Waitrose. Come and discover delicious new products that will make your festive season even more memorable

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Chocolate & Ginger Mince Pie Tasting - Friday 10th November

We've filled our all butter chocolate pastry with ginger mincemeat with a hint of citrus fruit. Irresistible!

Join us in store from 10am-2pm to try mince pies with
a twist

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Scotch Whisky Tasting – Saturday 11 November

Here's a rare opportunity to try three of Scotland's most distinguished single malts.

Join us in store for a wee dram from 2 - 6pm

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Gingerbread Danish Tasting – Friday 17 November

Pop in store between 9am - 12pm to try a festive Danish pastry.

You'll find them at the bakery counter in our cafés

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Taste Waitrose 1 Ultimate Champagne Truffles - Saturday 18 November

Join us from 10am – 2pm to try the ultimate truffles made with our own Champagne and single origin 70% chocolate from Madagascar

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​Try Prosecco Pannettone - Sunday 19 November

Prosecco syrup gives this traditional Italian Panettone a delightful twist.

Try it for yourself from
10am - 2pm

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Enjoy Heston's Mince Pies - Thursday 23 November

Join us from 10am - 2pm to try spiced pastry mince pies and lemony Sussex Pond Puddings, topped with a buttery crumble for added texture

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​Taste Heston's Black Forest Panettone​​ - Friday 24 & Saturday 25 November

Made with Black Forest gateau flavours, plump cherries and Kirsch cherry liqueur on the inside with dark chocolate and sour cherries to finish. Try it from 10am - 2pm

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​Try Heston's Citrus Lazy Sherbet Gin​ - Sunday 26 November

Heston's concocted a unique, apple-based London dry gin with a lemon sherbet zest. Try it with tonic from 12 - 4pm

Find your local branch

Tastings in store: Times ​and product availability may vary,​ please contact your local store for details. Selected stores only. Excludes Shell, and Welcome Break.​​