Invitation to sample the flavours of Spain

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Have you tried juicy Garnacha, refreshing Albariño or deliciously sweet Pedro Ximénez? With its wealth of native grape varieties, Spain offers something for every wine lover – and you’ll find there’s always something new to discover. Square Meal readers are exclusively invited to come along to a very special evening of Spanish food and wine tasting on Thursday 11th March. It’s an exciting opportunity to taste a wide range of Spanish wines from new wave Rioja to premium Cava, with over 100 different bottles to try, all of which are available in the UK retail market. This year there is the added attraction of leading Spanish restaurants providing a selection of tempting tapas to prove how well Spanish wines match with food. Our wine expert will offer tips on choosing your favourite Spanish wines. Tickets, strictly limited, cost just £20 and will also include:

· Glass of cava on arrival
· 125 wines from across Spain
· User-friendly tasting book with highlighted must-taste wines on every page
· Tapas through the evening
· Freshly carved Jamón Ibérico
· Wine walks
· Live music
· A great atmosphere

Restaurants taking part:
Brindisa Tapas Kitchens
Camino
Durius River Café
El Faro
El Pirata de Tapas
Iberica Food & Culture
Moro

A few recommended dishes to try:
From Casa Brindisa, prawns with piquillo peppers and capers
From El Pirata, chicory endive with Valdeon cheese foam
From Iberica, freshly steamed mussels with tomato consommé & olive oil
From El Faro, cod brandade with tomato hearts served on a ceramic spoon

A few recommended wines to try:
Gran Feudo Rosado 2009, Bodegas Chivite, DO Navarra - Torremilanos Gran Reserva 1998, Bodegas Peñalba Lopez, DO Ribera del Duero - Hacienda de Susar Reserva 2005, Marqués de la Concordia, DOCa Rioja - Selección Raventós Brut NV, Codorníu, DO Cava - La Gitana Manzanilla NV, Bodegas Hidalgo, DO Sherry

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Thursday 11 March, 6-8.30pm
Old Billingsgate
16 Lower Thames St
London
EC3R 6DX

*** We are sorry but tickets to this event are now SOLD OUT. If you would be interested in a similar event in the not too distant future please email your details to: chloe@squaremeal.co.uk***