WINE WEEK IS BACK, AND HERE’S WHERE TO FIND IT.
Wine Week began yesterday, lasting all the way until Sunday 11th, Drink Up’s festival is a must for any wine-lover! Or not, there’s also plenty on offer across the City.
For just £10, a Festival Pass, lasting all week, alongside granting you access to over 125 bars! Grab yours here.
In addition, this year Drink Up – The Wine Edit offers a giant Pop-Up Vineyard – the perfect spot for wines from around the globe as well as a Vermouth Terrace for delicious sunset aperitifs.
HOW MUCH TO ATTEND: £15 Each, 8th-10th June LOCATION: Oval Space.
We know, 125 bars is A LOT – so, to help you narrow it down, we have selected our Top 5 for a variety of experience, food and most of all… wine!
1. The 10 Cases, Covent Garden
A noteworthy buzzing little bar with a main focus on wine. Only ever buying 10 cases of each bottle to strive for constantly new tastes.
Here your Wine Week Festival Pass gifts you: Volcano Wines Erupting, £5.00
Terroir-driven white, rose and red from the volcanic soils of Greece, Italy and Spain.
2. Renegade London Wine, Bethnal Green
In a disused railway arch, these new kids on the block have launched a bar showing off amazing wines, made in the city we call home.
Here your Wine Week Festival Pass gifts you: Taste of London Made Wines, £5.00
Try these delicious new wines from just launched urban winery – all made in Bethnal Green.
Renegade Bacchus – Grown in Herefordshire, Renegade Sauvignon Blanc – Grown in Bordeaux, and Renegade Pinot Noir – Grown in Lombardy.
3. Bourne and Hollingsworth Buildings, Clerkenwell
A bar known for its gorgeous greenery, light airy rooms and comfortable furniture. The beautiful marble bar is the perfect spot for an informal perch, and consequently a glass of vino.
Here your Wine Week Festival Pass gifts you: Homegrown Tipples, £5.00
Three beautiful wines from Chapel Down – a fantastic British winery based in Kent, England.
4. 28-50° Wine Workshop and Kitchen, Mayfair
Great wine and food is paired perfectly at 28-50° taking a traditional wine bar experience to a new level with delicious food and exciting wine lists.
Here your Wine Week Festival Pass gifts you: A Taste of 28-50°, £9.00
Mini cheese beef burger, mini pulled pork burger paired with a glass of Vins Dorrance “Simply Rouge”, Stellenbosch, South Africa, OR
Selection of 2 cheeses from “La Fromagerie” paired with Xeres Manzanilla La Guita, Andalucía
5. Martello Hall, Hackney
A quirky bar with a wood oven and charcoal grill for the perfect pizza, and ice cold wines on tap! What more could we want.
Here your Wine Week Festival Pass gifts you: Wine on Tap, £5.00
With twelve wines on tap to choose from, there’s a chance to see that it doesn’t need to come with a cork.