Waitrose Drinks Festival
Drinks Festival 2019 - What's on
Waitrose & Partners drinks festival

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

Wine tasting

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

Dark and light spirits

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

Beer and cider

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

Meet our passionate producers

Talk to the experts who produce our drinks - they
will be on hand to help you to discover new
favourites and hidden gems

Delicious food available

It's not all about the drinks. Treat yourself to a
selection of delicious and appetising Waitrose
nibbles and meet some of our favourite suppliers

Buyer highlights

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