Calling all Wine Lovers -
"Dine with Bordeaux"
Dinner hosted by The Newcastle Wine School with guest speaker Oz Clarke
Thursday 13th November 2014
The Newcastle Wine School, part of the Local Wine School network is proud to announce an exclusive Dine with Bordeaux dinner with the renowned wine guru Oz Clarke.
On Thursday 13th November, a five course dinner is being held in the Great Hall where guest speaker Oz Clarke will host a wine tasting and share some of his wine adventures. Get the tastebuds tingling with a five course dinner and matching wines for £95 per person. It is ideal for corporate entertaining in advance of Christmas or for individuals who love wine (or love Oz Clarke) or those who just want to learn more about wine from an expert (with some great food to go with this of course).
The menu has been created especially for the event by Head Chef Michael Pennaluna and the matching Bordeaux wines will be specifically chosen by Oz himself.
Beetroot Cured Salmon, Horseradish, Chicory, Jerusalem Artichoke Salad
Pumpkin, Chestnut and Apple Tortellini
Roast Saddle of Venison, Sloe Gin, Smoked Bacon, Parsnip and Curly Kale
Lemon and Cranberry Cheesecake
Almond Sponge, Caramelised Apples
Oz Clarke is one of the world's leading wine experts, whose formidable reputation is based on his extensive wine knowledge and accessible, no-nonsense approach. His passion for the subject dates from his student days at Oxford University, where he won tasting competitions at a precociously early age. Oz's best-selling books include Let me tell you about wine, Bordeaux, Wine Atlas and Grapes & Wines (with Margaret Rand), and the annual guides: Pocket WIne Book and 250 Best Wines Wine Buying Guide.
Both Oz's books and frequent TV and radio appearances have led to him winning many awards including the International Wine Challenge Personality of the Year Award, the TRIC (Television and Radio Industries Club) TV Arts/Documentary Programme of the Year Award and the Gourmand World Cookbook Award for Best Wine Literature.
The Newcastle Wine School, is an independent wine education company who run wine tastings and wine courses in Newcastle for people who enjoy wine and would like to learn more. David Harker, owner of the Wine School says 'We are delighted to have such a renowned wine expert as Oz Clarke returning back to the North-East to attend this event at Jesmond Dene House. The hotel is the ideal venue for this dinner and everyone involved is extremely enthusiastic and determined to make it one of the most successful occasions in the Wine calendar for 2014'.
For further information and to book tickets for the evening contact The Newcasle Wine School