September 22nd - Les Domaines Barons de Rothschild
O'Briens Wine are delighted to welcome Christophe Salin, President of Les Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite) for a very special masterclass tasting at the Fitzwilliam Hotel. On the evening consumers will have the opportunity to taste a range of wines from the Domaine's estates in Bordeaux, Chile and Argentina, each of which meets the same exacting standards of quality applied to the iconic Château Lafite.Tickets cost €25 each and can be booked online here.
September 22nd - Raw & wild wines at Fumbally StablesNatural wine is a punk movement in a very traditional industry, but what is it and how is it different from conventional wine making? Shane Murphy (La Rousse Wines) will host an evening workshop, including an in-depth discussion on: biodiversity; wild fermentation in the winery; and the difference between conventional, organic and biodynamic farming and their importance to wine production. You will get to taste six lively wines from these producers, along with a few more surprises and of course, some cheese!
Tickets cost €45 each and more details can be found on www.thefumballystables.ie.