Wine Tasting with Supper
A thoroughly enjoyable evening, involving fine wines and a delicious hot supper! Come and join us and our wine expert for an informative yet light hearted look at wines. The wine expert will take you through at least 7 different wines from the chosen country or topic, telling you about each one, the vineyard that produces it and their recommendations for how to best serve and enjoy that wine. They will also give you the background of the producing country and the qualities of the wine from its different regions. While enjoying your hot supper you will be able to choose your favourite wine of the evening to accompany your meal.
If you have found a new favourite, you are able to purchase or order any of the wines you have tasted at the end of the evening.
Our wine tasting evenings are hosted by Stuart Rothwell, the owner of The Vineyard, a fine wine specialist shop located in Ramsbottom.
Bread & Wines:
Bread and wine have a long tradition as a daily life enjoyment. Their importance is also repeatedly taken up by art and literature. There are many wine and food combinations but the combination of breadand wine has something unique... here tradition, experience and craftsmanship meet.
During this evening we will showcase 7 wine and bread combinations showing how bread and wine can enhance and alter each others flavours.
The evening will conclude with a supper of breads with meats and cheeses, accompanied with salads and pickles.
An evening involving champagne, sparkling wines, cava and prosecco and a delicious hot supper – what could be more fabulous!
Come and join us and our expert for an informative look at these fizzy wines and champagnes.
7.30pm start, ends between 10.00pm and 10.30pm
All wines and supper.
Cost: From £35.00
Gift vouchers are available for each event, to order please call 0161-767-7766
How to book your place
Please call 0161 767 7766 to check availability and to reserve your place. Once we have received your payment, we will send you a letter confirming your booking and detailing all the information you need to know. Courses will run subject to a minimum number of participants. We therefore we may, with notice, cancel any courses if the minimum numbers are not met. If this is the case, we will refund your deposit or transfer it onto another course for you.
How to find us
We are located approximately 1/2 mile from Junction 17 of the M60. From the motorway roundabout, follow signs for Whitefield and Bury onto a short dual carriageway. Go through two sets of traffic lights. After the third major set of traffic lights, we are the first building on the left, with our car park adjacent.
From Manchester Airport
The best way to get to the School from the airport is via taxi. You can take a black cab from outside or contact one of the following local taxi firms before you fly to arrange for them to collect you:
Blueline: 0161 773 4444
From Manchester Piccadilly Train Station
You can either get a taxi from outside the station or get the Metrolink from the station to Whitefield (Bury line).
From the Metrolink station at Whitefield
The School is located very close to Whitefield Metrolink station. If you are coming via the Metrolink then you should get off at Whitefield. Turn left on to Bury New Road and walk approx 200 metres and you will see the school on the right.
Bus Routes that run between Bury and Manchester City Centre that drop you off out side our building are the 98 and the 135. Please look on the 'Transport for Greater Manchester' website for bus timetables.
Can I buy this as a gift?
Yes, you can purchase gift vouchers for a wine tasting evening on a specific date.
What if I need to cancel my booking?
If you provide us with more than 24 hours notice we can arrange to transfer you to a later date or provide a refund where applicable. If you are unable to provide us with 24 hours notice we will be unable to provide any refund.
Here are the details of the hotels that are located close to Slattery. If you find the hotel you want has no availability, please contact us as there are other hotels located a little further away from us, which we can provide you with details of.
Bury New Road, Prestwich, Manchester
TEL: 0161 798 0827
This hotel is located just off the motorway (M60, Junction 17) and is the closest hotel to Slattery. There is a TGI Fridays restaurant next door to the hotel, it is also close to the centre of Prestwich, which has several restaurants and pubs.
The Church Inn
40 Church Lane, Prestwich, Manchester
TEL: 0161 798 6727
This is a small, family run pub/hotel. It has a restaurant and also serves bar food. It is located just over a mile away from Slattery.
Heatons Guest House
58 Tamworth Avenue,
Whitefield, Manchester, M45 6UA
TEL: 0161 773 4490
A friendly guesthouse with 1 double and 1 single room in a quiet leafy residential area. Slattery is located approx. 10 – 15 mins walk away. Close to a Metrolink tram station.
Fairways Lodge & Leisure Club
George Street, Prestwich, Manchester
TEL: 0161 798 8905
This hotel is located approx. 2 miles from Slattery. It has a bar that serves food and a restaurant. There is also a gym and fitness centre for residents to use.
The Village Hotel,
Bury Waterfold Business Park, Rochdale Road, Bury TEL: 0161 764 4444
For those looking for a little bit extra during their stay, this hotel has excellent leisure and fitness facilities including a large pool, sauna and steam room. It is situated approx. 4 miles away from Slattery. It has a pub that serves food and 2 restaurants.
We are located approx. 8 miles away from the city centre of Manchester, so alternatively to make the most of your trip; you may prefer to stay in the city centre. The tram network that serves Manchester has a station that is a 5-minute walk away, so travelling from the city centre is not a problem. The website www.manchesteronline.co.uk has good links to hotels in the city.
197 Bury New Road,
T:0161 767 9303
F:0161 796 7334
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