5 Year's In Brixton - "It's time to celebrate, reflect, innovate, and say thank you!"
Chix Chandaria, founder and ceo
WINE FESTIVAL : Saturday 6 October
A one day celebration of our five year anniversary and our approach to discovering new wines and finding innovative vineyards across the old world! Join us in Brixton for a day of special events.........
Wine flights and blind tastings - check your wine knowledge and discover new wines
Battle of the senses - put all your senses to the test at our sensory table
Spotlight talks - expand your wine knowledge and debunk wine myths with talks from our qualified team of staff
Wine quiz - test your wine knowledge with a fun and informal wine quiz and have the chance to win great prizes!
Fancy a career in wine? - hear from Founder and CEO of The Wine Parlour, Chix, as she talks to Christine Hayes, editor-in-chief of BBC Good Food, about how she successfully changed career and moved into the wine industry in this exclusive talk
We have created a special selection of tastings for the festival happening in our tasting room
Scroll down the page to see full details and to book now and avoid disappointment on the day!
Fun and exciting talks, wine flights, informal wine quiz and special offers happening throughout the day. Feel free to join us at any time.
Wine Festival Tasting Room Programme
Wine School Taster course: 15 Minute introduction - £5
Time: 2:00 - 2.15pm
Ever wondered what the difference is between drinking wine and tasting wine? Join us for a fun, practical demo of the WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting (SAT) - in just 15 minutes you'll be swirling, sniffing and sipping like a pro!
Taster course: Battle of the Sparkling - £10
Time: 2.45 – 3.15pm
Sparkling wine is a necessity on our list, and with a nod firmly to Europe, enjoy a guided tasting of two quality sparkling wines with our resident wine tutor. Learn how the wines differ in terms of grape varieties and production methods – and taste of course!
Taster course: Taste and Discover - £10
Time: 3.45 - 4.15pm
''Taste, drink, discover' has long been the ethos of the Wine Parlour. We'd love to introduce you to a couple of our favourite (and lesser known) grape varieties...perusing a wine list will never be the same again!
Taster Course: Taste of Italy - £10
Time: 4.45 - 5.15pm
We’ve always been in love with Italy here at The Wine Parlour. Allow us to introduce you to a couple of Chix’s discoveries, which showcase the diversity and finesse of one of our favourite wine regions!
Cheese & Wine Tasting - £40
Time: 6:00 - 8:00pm
Our fifth anniversary is the perfect excuse to celebrate two of our favourite things - cheese and wine! Join us for a fun, relaxed tutored tasting of quality cheeses with carefully paired wines. Learn what factors contribute to the optimal cheese and wine match, backed up with plenty of opportunity for taste testing to the full!