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Winter Festival, Birmingham 2017

Saturday, 7th October 2017 12:00 pm


Canalside, The Cube
Mailbox District, Birmingham B1 1RN
United Kingdom

Featuring masterclasses from Nyetimber, Wakefield of Australia and Stannary St Wine Co as well as our usual mix of great wines and wine walks.


Sparkling Wines from Nyetimber

Jane Parkinson and the team from Nyetimber will be highlighting the quality of wines from England's best-known estate that has put English Sparkling Wine on the global map. With expert tuition from Jane Parkinson attendees will taste their way across the Nyetimber portfolio including their outstanding Blanc de Blancs from 3 different vintages. It's going to be an exceptional event. Don't miss it. Tickets £20

Wakefield of Australia

Wakefield Wines are flying over their Global Brand Ambassador, Cherry Stowman to lead this masterclass so you can discover why Wakefield Wines from the Clare Valley is recognised as the world’s most awarded winery in 2017. This masterclass will take you on an exciting journey of wine discovery and give you the opportunity to taste Wakefield Wines house of brands that includes the premium ‘Estate Label’ Shiraz and Riesling, ultra-premium ‘St Andrews’ Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon as well as being treated to Wakefield’s luxury wines ‘The Visionary’ Cabernet Sauvignon and ‘The Pioneer’ Shiraz. Book early as this Masterclass for wine lovers and connoisseurs will sell out quickly. Tickets £20.00

A Focus on Burgundy

Burgundy, USA and Italian specialist, Stannary St Wine Co. offers high class, progressive and authentic wines having a real understanding of vineyards and terroirs. Having recently won the IWC Burgundy Specialist of the Year for the 2nd time in five years, come and attend this unique Masterclass focusing on Burgundy with a mystery Californian wine. This is a golden period for Burgundy, with the quality of the wines at an all time high. Throughout this Masterclass presented by Joanna Simon, Stannary St Wine Co. would like to share this enthusiasm with you with seven wines to be blind tasted to support her arguments. Tickets £25.00


The Wine Society

The Wine Society has been voted Decanter magazine's 'Outstanding Retailer of the Year' for 6 of the last 7 years. Joining is �probably the best wine move you�ll ever make� (Jane MacQuitty, The Times).

Château de Pitray, Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux, France, Red
Three Choirs VIneyard, The Society's English White, England, White
Alfred Gratien, The Society's Champagne Brut, France, Sparkling
Château Vartely, Feteascặ Regalặ, Moldova, White
Dominio del Plata, Faldeos Nevados, Argentina, White
Pedroncelli, Dry Creek Valley, United States, White
Pazo de Señoráns, The Society's Exhibition Albariño, Spain, White
Boekenhoutskloof, The Wolftrap, South Africa, Red
Santa Venere, Cirò Rosso, Italy, Red
Thymiopoulos, Jeunes Vignes, Greece, Red
Undurraga, TH Las Gaviotas, Chile, Red
Blind Spot , Rutherglen Muscat, Australia, Fortified

Cadman Fine Wines

Independent UK fine wine specialists with an extensive range of carefully sourced wines.

Domaine La Croix Canat, Sancerre Les Blancs Gâteaux, France, White
Auntsfield, Single Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand, White
Walter Massa, Timorasso Derthona, Italy, White
Pierre Bourée, Bourgogne Blanc Pinot Beurot, France, White
Domaine Lagneau, Côte de Brouilly Vieilles Vignes, France, Red
Domaine Fondrèche, Ventoux Rouge, France, Red
Château Louvie, Saint-Émilion Grand Cru Classé, France, Red
Le Fonti, Chianti Classico, Italy, Red
Château Miaudoux, Doux Saussignac, France, Sweet

Eat Spain Drink Spain

‘Eat Spain, Drink Spain’ is an initiative of Foods and Wines from Spain, a promotional organisation forming part of the commercial arm of the Spanish Embassy here in the UK.

Tuna Club, Tuna Club Verdejo Sauvignon Blanc, Spain, White
Bodega Matsu, Matsu Pícaru, Spain, Red
The Beefsteak Club, Beefsteak Club Beef & Liberty, Spain, Red
Bodegas Nexus, Nexus One, Spain, Red
Bodegas Solar Viejo , Solar Viejo Crianza, Spain, Red
Bodegas Faustino, Faustino Gran Reserva, Spain, Red

Plaimont Producteurs

Situated in the heart of South-West France, Plaimont’s vineyards stretch from the Pyrenean foothills to the rolling Gascony hillsides.AOC Saint Mont, AOC Madiran, AOC Pacherenc, IGP Côtes de Gascogne.

Plaimont Producteurs, Tesco Finest, France, White
Plaimont Producteurs, Colombard, France, White
Plaimont Producteurs, Saint Mont M&S, France, White
Plaimont Producteurs, Béret Noir, France, Red
Plaimont Producteurs, Les Vignes Retrouvées, Argentina, White
Plaimont Producteurs, Château de Sabazan, France, Red
Plaimont Producteurs, Réserve des Tuguets, France, Red
Plaimont Producteurs, Château Saint Benazit, France, Red
Plaimont Producteurs, Maestria, Argentina, White


For over 25 years Nyetimber has had a single aim: to make the finest English sparkling wine. A true pioneer, Nyetimber is committed to producing wines of exceptional quality.

Nyetimber, Classic Cuvee, England, Sparkling
Nyetimber, Rosé, England, Sparkling
Nyetimber, Demi-Sec, England, Sparkling


Gourvid is a company based in the United Kingdom, founded by Argentine partners. Our goal is to act as a link between South American companies, that want to position their wines in Europe.

Bodegas La Rosa, Cepas Privadas Malbec, Argentina, Red
Bodegas La Rosa, Cepas Privadas Sauvignon Blanc, Argentina, White
Luis Segundo Correas, Choique Malbec, Argentina, Red
Filus , Lazos Terra Malbec, Argentina, Red
Filus , Lazos Trio Malbec, Argentina, Red
Luminis, Luminis Perdriel Malbec, Argentina, Red
Luminis, Allamand Altamira Malbec, Argentina, Red
Corbeau Wines, Corbeau Dark Malbec, Argentina, Red
Corbeau Wines, Corbeau Dark Blend, Argentina, Red
Antonio Mas, Single Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Argentina, Red
Antonio Mas, Núcleo Blend, Argentina, Red
Vicentin, Blanc de Malbecs, Argentina, White
Corbeau, Corbeau White Blend, Argentina, White
Antonio Mas, Historia Malbec, Argentina, Red
Vicentin, Sparkling Rosé Malbec, Argentina, Sparkling

Majestic Wine

Majestic offers a range of 800+ wines and Champagnes, friendly expert staff, free delivery, free daily tastings and monthly wine events.

Majestic, Majestic Loves... Fizz, Italy, Sparkling
Majestic, Majestic Loves… Grüner Veltliner 2016, Hungary, White
Majestic, Majestic Loves Montepulciano 2015, Italy, Red
Majestic, Definition Blanc De Blancs Champagne, NV, France, White
Majestic, Definition Chablis , France, White
Majestic, Definition Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2016, New Zealand, White
Majestic, Definition Rosé, France, Rose
Majestic, Definition Pinot Noir , New Zealand, Red
Majestic, Definition Shiraz, Australia, Red
Majestic, Definition Malbec , Argentina, Red

Schott Zwiesel - Official Glassware Partner of The Wine Gang

The Wine Gang is delighted to have Schott Zwiesel as their official glassware partner. Schott Zwiesel produce the best crystal glass available. Tritan crystal is more durable, brilliant and transparen

Tanners Wine Merchants

Tanners - International Wine Challenge Large Independent Merchant of the Year 2017! Family-owned, family-run, resolutely independent and celebrating their 175th anniversary this year!

Conde de Caralt, Tanners Cava, Spain, Sparkling
Beaumont des Crayères, Tanners Brut Extra Réserve Rosé Champagne, France, Sparkling
Cave de Viré, Tanners White Burgundy, Bourgogne Chardonnay, Argentina, White
Kate Radburnd, Tanners New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand, White
Don Cristóbal 1492, Tanners Argentinian Malbec, Argentina, Red
Sichel, Tanners Claret, France, Red
LGI Wines, La Cabane Reserve, Marsanne/Viognier, IGP Pays d'Oc, France, White
Telmo Rodríguez, Basa Blanco, Spain, White
Peter Jakob Kühn, Riesling Trocken, Germany, White
Bodegas Paniza, Paniza Syrah, Cariñena, Spain, Red
Esterházy Winery, Pinot Noir, Austria, Red
Domaine Giraud, Côtes-du-Rhône Vieilles Vignes, France, Red
Paparuda, Feteasca Regala, Romania, White

Napa Valley Vintners

Small in size but with a big reputation, Napa Valley is one of the world�s most prestigious wine regions. Learn more about the Napa Valley, its wines and its people at our stand. #ItsFromNapa

Black Stallion Estate Winery, Cabernet Sauvignon, United States, Red
Cakebread Cellars, Chardonnay, United States, White
Duckhorn Vineyards, Merlot, United States, Red
Grgich Hills Estate, Cabernet Sauvignon, United States, Red
Louis Martini, Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, United States, Red
Pine Ridge Vineyards, Cabernet Sauvignon, United States, Red
Raymond Vineyards, Reserve Selection Cabernet Sauvignon, United States, Red
Raymond Vineyards, Reserve Selection Chardonnay, United States, White
Rutherford Hill, Chardonnay, United States, White
Trefethen Family Vineyards, Cabernet Sauvignon, United States, Red
Stag's Leap Wine Cellars, Artemis Cabernet Sauvignon, United States, Red

Henry Fessy

Henry Fessy specialises in distinctive wines from the Crus of Northern Beaujolais. Uniquely the domaine includes nine of the ten Crus, Beaujolais-Villages and Beaujolais Blanc.

Henry Fessy, Beaujolais Blanc, France, White
Henry Fessy, Beaujolais-Villages, France, Red
Henry Fessy, Brouilly, France, Red
Henry Fessy, Fleurie, France, Red
Henry Fessy, Régnié Château des Reyssiers, France, Red
Henry Fessy, Fleurie Château des Labourons, France, Red

Connolly's Wine Merchants

As Brummie as the back o’Rackhams, Connolly’s work with some of the world’s best, artisan winemakers, shipping directly from the vineyards into our cellars in the heart of the city.

Vinedo de los Ventos, Estival, Uruguay, White
Quara Estate , Torrontes, Argentina, White
Araucano , Reserva Sauvignon , Chile, White
Kavaklidere, Misket, Turkey, White
Vrede en Lust , White Mischief, South Africa, White
Longridge , The Emily, South Africa, Rose
Quara Estate , Tannat, Argentina, Red
Los Haroldos, Roble Malbec, Argentina, Red
Algodon, Malbec, Argentina, Red
Longridge , Pinotage, South Africa, Red
Arendsig, Shiraz, South Africa, Red
Kavaklidere, Tatli Sert Narince , Turkey, Fortified

Sud de France Languedoc Roussillon South West Top 100

The Sud de France Languedoc Top 100 is a selection of some of the finest 100 wines from Occitanie in the south of France, selected by a panel of UK wine industry experts via a rigorous blind tasting.

Antech, Cuvée Eugénie, France, Sparkling
Les Costieres de Pomerols, Beauvignac, France, White
Château Puech Haut, Prestige, France, White
Château Haut Gleon, Les Vignobles de Foncalieu, France, White
Gérard Bertrand, Cote de Roses, France, Rose
Les Domaines Paul Mas, Vinus Malbec, France, Red
Alma Cersius, Saveur du Soleil , France, Red
Bergerie du Capucin, Dame Jeanne, France, Red
Château Viranel, V de Viranel, France, Red
Cave de Roquebrun, Les Hauts de Saint-Martin, France, Red
Domaine Hegarty Chamans, N.3 La Piboule, France, Red
Mas Janeil, Le Petit Pas, France, Red

Stannary St Wine Co.

Burgundy, USA and Italian specialist, Stannary St. Wine Company offers high class, progressive and authentic wines having a real understanding of vineyards and terroirs.

Wakefield Wines

From their base in the Clare Valley, the Taylor family have been making wine for three generations. Come and taste wines from this exceptional producer and one of the great names in Australian wine.

Wakefield Wines, Estate Riesling, Australia, White
Wakefield Wines, St Andrews Riesling, Australia, White
Wakefield Wines, Estate Shiraz, Australia, Red
Wakefield Wines, St Andrews Shiraz, Australia, Red
Wakefield Wines, Jaraman Cabernet Sauvignon, Australia, Red
Wakefield Wines, St Andrews Cabernet Sauvignon, Australia, Red