Celebrate English Wine Week with Waitrose & Partners where you’ll get the chance to learn about 6 specially chosen English Wines.

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Celebrate English Wine Week with a special virtual session with Waitrose & Partners where you’ll get the chance to learn more about the history of wine and taste six specially chosen English wines.

Join us for an exclusive online event hosted by our Drinks Specialists, Susanne McInnes and Oli Hazelwood in honour of English Wine Week. You’ll learn all about the English wine market, as well as Waitrose & Partners’ role in it. Plus, there will be a tasting session where you’ll get the opportunity to try six different English wines alongside fellow enthusiasts.

About your Hosts

Susanne McInnes is one of our Head Office Partners who additionally runs Waitrose Wine Tasting at Home experiences. She is passionate about sharing her knowledge of food and wine and holds WSET Level 3. Susanne is also a Committee Officer for our internal JLP Wine Club engaging and inspiring Partners to enjoy and learn about our wines and spirits range.

Oli Hazelwood has completed his level 3 WSET qualification and is one of our Beer, Wine and Spirits specialists in branch and also one of our most frequent Wine Tasting at Home hosts. He shares the same interest and enjoyment for wine as his fellow host, whilst also helping present internal Wine education.

What you’ll need

The full list of wines is below - simply pick up one (or more!) before the session, taste along and enjoy!

Leckford Estate Brut

Ridgeview Bloomsbury

Chapel Down Bacchus

Gusborne Exclusive Release

Simpsons Estate Chardonnay

Waitrose Blueprint English Dry White

Joining a virtual experience: Our Virtual Experiences will take place via Zoom. We’d recommend using a laptop or desktop if possible to make it easier for you to take part. Two days before your Virtual Experience, we’ll send you full details on how to join.

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