Wine tasting at home
Wine tasting at home
Wine tasting at home

Experiences

Corporate and in-person tastings

At home experiences

Discover the fundamentals of wine tasting in this in-person exploration session (postcode dependent). Six bottles of wine will be delivered before the event, and sampled during the tasting session. Our expert will guide you through each wine, answer any questions you may have, as well as offer recommendations based on the ones you enjoyed.

What to expect: 

  • A welcome drink
  • Learn the basics of wine tasting in a private session with your friends or family
  • Understand the basics of food and wine pairing
  • Recommendations 
  • Six wines to try
  • Q&A with our WSET-qualified specialist

The kit includes: 6 x bottles of 75cl wine, which will be delivered before the experience date, or they can be collected from your local Waitrose. Please note at home experiences are postcode dependent.

From
£35pp minimum group size of 6 required.

To make a booking enquiry, please email tastings@waitrosecellar.com

Corporate and in-person tastings

CORPORATE TASTING

Reconnect with your colleagues while learning about the world of wine and gain insight into the heritage of much-loved drinks. Once you’ve made a booking enquiry, we’ll be in touch to discuss your requirements.

What to expect:

  • Two-hour wine tasting
  • Guided by one of our WSET-qualified specialists
  • Selection of six wines and tasting activities – perfect for team building

From
£35pp minimum group size of 6 required.

To make a booking enquiry, please email tastings@waitrosecellar.com

Wine tasting at home

DISCOVER Wine — virtual Experience

Discover the fundamentals of wine tasting in this online exploration session. Six miniature bottles of wine will be delivered before the event (one sparkling, two white and three red). Our expert will guide you through each wine, answer any questions you may have, as well as offer recommendations based on the ones you enjoyed.

What to expect:

  • Learn the basics of wine tasting in a private session with your friends or family
  • Understand the basics of food and wine pairing
  • Recommendations
  • Try six wines at home
  • Q&A with our WSET-qualified specialist

The kit includes: 6 x miniatures of wine, 2 x ISO tasting glasses, 1 x tasting card, 1 x branded pen The wines we’ve chosen include a sparkling Cava, a lovely crisp Sauvignon from New Zealand and an English wine made from Bacchus grapes. They are followed by a crisp dry rosé from Provence followed by a quintessential Rioja from Spain and a delicious organic Primitivo from Italy.

£35pp minimum group size of 6 required.

GIN O'CLOCK VIRTUAL EXPERIENCE

Gin O'Clock — Virtual Experience

Discover the steps on how to make the perfect G&T, then sit back, relax and enjoy while listening to the fascinating history of gin, and learn what botanicals are used in your favourite tipple. Serve the remaining gins straight initially and appreciate the aromas, before pairing with their relevant Fever-Tree tonic.

What to expect:

  • Learn how to make the perfect G&T
  • Learn all about the fascinating history of gins
  • Discover the botanical blends in your favourite gins
  • What garnishes go with which gins

The kit includes: 6 x miniature gins, 6 x assorted Fever-Tree Tonic waters, 1 x tasting card, 1 x branded pen and 1 x gin balloon. The 6 gins have specifically been chosen to showcase the differences between all the various styles within the category.

£40pp minimum group size of 6 required.

Winter Food & Drink Fest London- 18-20 November 2022
Winter Food & Drink Fest London- 18-20 November 2022

Eat, drink and be merry

Tickets are selling fast for the Waitrose Food & Drink Festival where you can sip, taste and pick up ideas for Christmas – so don't miss out!

masterclasses: in-store or online

Become a cocktail connoisseur, explore wine tasting at home, or have a lesson in mixing your favourite gin or whisky. Masterclasses are hosted by our experts either in-store or online.

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