About this Offer
We are delighted to be working with Olly Smith. The charismatic and uniquely enthusiastic British TV presenter, wine expert, foodie and writer will be working with us at Hotel du Vin throughout the year and will play host to a series of wine dinners and events.
Make and night of it from £269 per room including overnight accommodation, breakfast and two tickets to the Olly Smith wine dinner including a Champagne reception, five courses, each carefully paired with wines selected by Olly, as well as as him coaching on wine in his unique style.
Secrets of Matching Wine With Food
16 March 2014 at Hotel du Vin Bristol
This dinner is all about sharing Olly's passion for exploring the frontiers of flavour and showing how tastes interact: learn why salty and sharp dovetail so well and why your dessert wine always needs to be sweeter than your pud.
Rioja & Beyond
27th April 2014 at Hotel du Vin Harrogate
The Legends of Spanish Vino Focussing beyond the delights of rocking Rioja
Hidden Gems of Portugal
8th June 2014 at Hotel du Vin Brighton
A huge exponent of Portuguese wine and winner of Wines of Portugal Journalist of the Year 2012, Olly will select classics, innovative blends and stunning new wave wines to share with diners to taste and experience that there is far more to wine from Portugal than Mateus Rosé.