Waitrose Drinks Festival
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Discover something new with drinks from around the world at this years' Waitrose Drinks Festival. Try from a variety of our award-winners; including our best-loved wines, dark and light spirits served classic style or in a cocktail, and an array of locally produced beers and ciders. All included within your ticket price.


Taste wines from around the world, from a variety of grapes and regions, or try
something closer to home
with our excellent English Wines selection.


Explore and taste some fantastic whiskys, rums, brandies and cognacs, as well as an excellent selection of botanical spirits.


If you are into your beers and ciders, we have a vast range of brews from all over the country. So if you enjoy hoppy IPA's, darker stouts or traditional English ales, there will be something here for you.


Our drink suppliers will be on hand at the festival to answer your questions, teach you about food and drink matching and share stories from the products we love. In such an intimate setting, you'll be free to talk to the suppliers in person and discover some fantastic new brands.


You'll find a handpicked range of food and tasters to sample, from some of our favourite suppliers. Try our fantastic cheeses ranges, meats and charcuterie, be tempted by our speciality breads, and
much more.


Join Waitrose buyers for a guided tour of the Drinks Festival and learn about their favourite drinks. The best bit? This is included in the price of your ticket, just make sure to book early as these tours are on a first come first serve basis. Look out for meeting points around the festival.