Intricacies of Sherry: A Tasting and Talk with Ben Howkins and Tanners | Académie du Vin Library

Intricacies of Sherry: A Tasting and Talk with Ben Howkins and Tanners

Date: 6 July, 2021 / Author: editor

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Join legendary sherry expert Ben Howkins and Robert Boutflower from Tanners as they taste and discuss the fine wine that is sherry.

Date: Thursday 29th July at 18.30 BST

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About the event
Sherry is a hugely underrated wine, the best being as good as any other fine wine, and it comes in so many different types. Ben Howkins and Robert Boutflower will be tasting a wonderful selection of sherries as they talk about how they’re made, when you might drink them and what you might eat with them.

The ticket includes a signed copy of Ben’s book Sherry which is a beautifully illustrated guide to this noble and historic wine as well as the following bottles of sherry:

Tanners Marsical Manzanilla Sherry – full bottle

Tio Pepe En Rama Fino, Gonzalez Byass, 2021 release – half bottle

Leonor Palo Cortado 12 Años Sherry, Gonzalez Byass – full bottle

Vinña AB Amontillado Seco Sherry, Gonzalez Byass – full bottle

Deadline for ordering tickets, 22nd July, to allow shipping of wines in advance of the event.

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