The shop has been really busy all week, with customers buying wine to enjoy in the garden in the sunshine, and with customers enjoying sampling different wines outside the shop watching the world go by. If you’re in Whalley this weekend do pop in and say hello.
Just wanted to keep you in touch with a few things happening at The Whalley Wine Shop.
The Whalley Wine Shop in The Guardian. “The Ribble Valley is a Wine Tourists Dream” – Just click on this link http://wp.me/pU22v-uC to see a fantastic review (by the really nice Fiona Beckett) of two brilliant independent wine retailers – D. Byrne of Clitheroe and “the other gem” that is The Whalley Wine Shop! It appeared in the national newspaper The Guardian last week. Absolutely chuffed to bits with this!
Enter our FREE prize draw – to WIN a Luxury Balloon ride with Taittinger Champagne for 2 people! The Balloon ride is at the superb Chatsworth House in the Peak District, on Sat 31st Aug 2013. All you need to do is reply to this email with your name, address and telephone number, or go to this link http://wp.me/pU22v-uk The closing date is 31st July 2013 and the draw will be made on 5th Aug. Terms and conditions are on our website. We’ve not had many entries so far so you stand a good chance of winning! This competition is unique to Whalley Wine Shop customers and is not being offered to thousands of other people around the country!
Available ‘By The Glass’ this month – Italy’s Finest! This month we have the unique opportunity to taste some of the FINEST wines from the MOST iconic producers in Italy including….
Antinori Tignanello 2008 – “The 2008 Tignanello is unquestionably one of the wines of the vintage…It is a fabulous achievement!” Robert Parker. £2.80 a sample £69.95 a bottle.
Sassicaia 1998 – “The Sassicaia 1998… is one of the best ever made.” James Suckling, Wine spectator 98/100. £7 a sample £175 a bottle
Ornellaia 2001 – ”Ornellaia is superb this year. One of the best in years… Full-bodied, with excellent tannin structure.” Wine Spectator 95/100. £8 a sample £200 a bottleTo see the full list of Italian wines available ‘By The Glass’ go to this link… http://wp.me/pU22v-uQ Sitting outside the shop in Whalley is just like being in Rome!Introducing our Summer Special Mixed Case – A fantastic mixed dozen including a cracking Prosecco, a lovely Provence Rose, a great Sauvignon perfect for summer and the 2013 Decanter Trophy Winner for best Chilean Red Blend under £15. Our Summer Special Case of 12 is on SPECIAL OFFER at ONLY £70 (that’s only £5.83 per bottle). Our normal price for these 12 wines would be £96.90 which means you save 28%. We will deliver this case locally for FREE, or post it anywhere in the UK for £8.99. To see what’s in it go to this link… http://wp.me/pU22v-uOTasting in the shop this weekend – To tie in with our fantastic Italian themed BTG tasting we also have 4 superb high quality Italian liqueurs available to sample this weekend.Bepe Tosolini – Expre Coffee Liqueur, Fragola wild Strawberry Liqueur, ‘Saliza’ Amaretto (The best amaretto you have ever tasted!) and a great new Limoncello straight out of the freezer!
Tom, Dan, Matt and Jen