Kew tasting events

We have some great events in the coming months, see below for details and some dates for your diary. Call or email the store to express your interest in any of the events below:

The Italian Job Masterclass – Thursday 21st of March from 6:30pm – £40 per person

Richard will be guiding you through the greatest regions and grape varieties in Italy on this whistlestop tour of one of the wine world’s finest countries. SOLD OUT! (Waiting list places available on request to

Benromach Whisky Masterclass – Wednesday 3rd April from 19:00-20:30 – £40 per person

A tasting with under the radar (for now!) distillery Benromach. Guests will taste their way through the Benromach 10 year old, Sassicaia Cask finish, Organic, 15 year old, and brand new Peat Smoke Sherry Cask malts. Click here for tickets.

Chenin Blanc ‘A Rediscovery’ – Thursday 25th April from 19:00-20:30 – £35 per person

A focus on this truly noble and versatile grape – often unjustly neglected by the average wine drinker. We cover the dazzling array of styles that Chenin can produce, from dry all the way to deliciously sweet styles, passing through some delicious fizz and bottle aged examples on the way. Click here for tickets.

New Wave South America – Wednesday 1st May from 19:00-20:30 – £40 per person

An in-depth look at the most exciting wines in South America that can sometimes get lost in a sea of modestly-priced, mass-produced bottles. Expect to find wines from high altitude, coastal, and generally extreme vineyards, alongside rediscovered grape varieties such as País. Click here for tickets.

Pinot Noir Masterclass – Thursday 9th May from 19:00-20:30 – £40 per person

Always a grape variety that’s very close to the hearts of wine lovers, Pinot Noir is a true chameleon, allowing the unique qualities of where it’s grown to show through. If you’re already into Pinot, this is the perfect way to indulge. If you’re not, we think you will be by the end of this tasting! Click here for tickets.

Volcanic Wine – Thursday 23rd May from 19:00-20:30 – £40 per person

Do the characteristics of the soil where a grape is grown manifest themselves in flavours in the wine itself? It’s easy to believe so when tasting wines from volcanic soils! This tasting will focus around brilliantly unique wines from the volcanic terroirs of Santorini, Sicily, and Tenerife among others. Click here for tickets.

Sparkling Wine ‘Bring on the Bubbles’ – Thursday 6th June from 19:00-20:30 – £65 per person

Expect fizz, and lots of it! Sparkling wines come in a huge variety of different styles made in sometimes radically different ways. We will be delving into everything from Petillant Naturel and Cava to Ancestral Method and Grower Champagne. Click here for tickets.

Wine is Bottled Sunshine – Wednesday 26th June from 19:00-20:30 – £40 per person

A delicious trip through the wines most synonymous with Summer and sunshine including rosé, and the greatest whites and light reds of the Mediterranean. Click here for tickets.

Riesling Masterclass – Thursday 4th July from 19:00-20:30 – £40 per person

Ask any wine expert for their top 3 white grapes and Riesling will almost certainly be in the list. Versatile, capable of greatness in all styles, and always reflecting the terroir in which it is grown. Expect to try every conceivable style of Riesling from all four corners of the wine world. Click here for tickets.