Calling all those with an appreciation for great food and Spanish wine. This July, Wines from Spain is partnering with Ballyvolane House and The Legal Eagle to bring the spirit of San Fermín to Ireland.
Wines from Spain is delighted to host two showcase dinners, one in the Cork countryside and another in Dublin city, and has worked carefully with the finest bodegas across the Navarra region to choose stand-out wines to perfectly compliment the dinners.
Introduced by experts, guests will also have tasting notes for each wine that is poured, making the evening both informative and delicious in equal measure!
The first Navarra dinner is taking place in Ballyvolane House on Tuesday 24th July, with wines being introduced by restaurant critic and wine writer, Ernie Whalley.
Beginning at 7 p.m., the 5-course tasting menu with matching wines will be held on long tables in Ballyvolane’s gorgeous gardens. The wines on offer will include Chivite Colección 125 Chardonnay 2015, Ochoa Calendas Blanco and the Señorío de Sarría, Chardonnay 2017 from Bodega de Sarría.
Tickets to the Navarra dinner at Ballyvolane House are €65 per person and include the 5-course dinner and all wines.
Meanwhile, the Navarra dinner in The Legal Eagle is on Friday 27th July and will be led by wine writer, John Wilson. Beginning at 7 p.m., this will be a menu in Spanish tapas style, delivered in the inimitable nose to tail, root to leaf tradition of The Legal Eagle, with tickets costing €45.
Among the selection of wines at The Legal Eagle Navarra dinner with Wines from Spain is Inurrieta Sauvignon Blanc Orchidea, Inurrieta Norte Tinto Roble 2016, a Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah and Merlot.
These special dinners are sure to be a fiesta of flavours and splendid wines from Navarra. Pre-booking is required and places can be booked directly with each venue.