Wine-tasting evening at McQueen

McQueen has teamed up with award-winning wine merchant Hallgarten Druitt to host a special wine tasting on Tuesday 3 July. Guests will sample seven wines, each paired with a canapé prepared by McQueen’s kitchen team.

The evening will kick off with a glass of Prosecco and the chance to mingle. During the evening, guests will sample nibbles such as crispy sea bream with asaparagus velouté (paired with a New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc from Saint Clair, Tuatara Bay) or peppered beef with horseradish cream (matched with a Chilean Cabernet from Perez Cruz, followed by sweet bites such as salted-caramel tart with lemon crème (paired with an Italian Passito di Pantelleria by Carlo Pellegrino.

Tickets cost £20, including all wines and food. To book, call 020 7036 9229 or e-mail reservations@mcqueen-shoreditch.co.uk

Hallgarten Druitt was named European Merchant of the Year in 2010 and New World Merchant of the Year in 2011 at the Sommelier Wine Awards, an award run by Square Meal’s sister publication, Imbibe.