- Published on Thursday, 05 July 2012 10:38
- Written by Carol Emmas
Find out more about all the latest on-trade events for July and August.
July 19, September 19, October 23, November 14
Vin v Vino, London
Rowley Leigh and WineChap are to pit France against Italy in a battle of the bottles in a run of Vin v Vino evenings over the course of a dinner. Held in Le Café Anglais’ private dining room, five pairs of wines will go head to head during the course of a hearty supper, before the winning nation is finally crowned according to diners’ votes. Tickets cost £65 and are available from Le Café Anglais – 020 7221 1415 (ask for Hannah McShane).
8 Porchester Gardens, London W2 4DB; lecafeanglais.co.uk
July 19, 6.30pm–8pm
WSET Food and Wine Matching Workshop, London
Food and wine matching can be daunting to the most experienced of sommeliers. The aim of this workshop is to help simplify the choices experiencing what happens when matching the basic building blocks of food and wine.
Summer 2012 at Aumbry welcomes Alex Johnston from Eaux de Vie, Manchester
Alex Johnston will host an evening of independently produced spirits, sherry and sake. Aumbry has designed a menu to match, which includes Colosia Gutierrez Fino Sherry, El Puerto de Santa Maria with deep-fried scampi and Akashi-Tai Junmai Daiginjo Sake with duck and cuttlefish.
2 Church Lane, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 1AJ; aumbryrestaurant.co.uk
Auchentoshan Presents Soulshakers Classically Modern Cocktail Workshop, Leeds
Soulshakers will host a cocktail workshop and teach attendees how to make a classically modern Old Fashioned.
The Wardrobe, St Peter's Square, Leeds LS9 8AH; auchentoshan.com