Open Bottle Weekend

It’s the season to pick up some Craicin Wine Bargains'!


We are delighted to invite you to our Annual Open Bottle Winter tasting:

Friday 8th December 2017        12pm to 7.30pm

Saturday 9th December 2017   12pm to 7.30pm

Sunday 10th December 2017    1pm to 6pm


During these days you can sample some of the best of our range which will include some old and new favourites that we have recently added to our collection over the past year.


Our New Portuguese favourites:

2015  Rubrica Branco

Yellow colour with golden shades. Complex, elegant nose with notions of fresh oak, ripe pear and fresh apricots. The taste is lush and beautifully balanced full bodied and dry. The fruit is confirmed and is accompanied by white blossom and a touch of herbs. The finish is characterised by a lively acid that guarantees length.

2014  Rubrica Tinto

Deep, vibrant grenade red colour. Delicious toasty aromas of black currants accompanied by notions of herbs and mint. In the mouth it is lush and rich in taste and has an enviable structure. The final is long and balanced.

Our New Bordeaux:

2012  Château Meyre  Haut-Médoc  Cru Bourgeois

A beautiful garnet red colour, this wine has floral aromas on the nose, dark fruit and toasted spice. Dry and full bodied. On the palate the wine is round and fleshy accompanied by a briskness which gives freshness

We'll also have some new vintages of old favourites on tasting including:

2016  Ra Nui  Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough New Zealand

Bright straw yellow colour. The nose shows aromas of citrus with notions of tropical fruit, passion fruit and mango.Full bodied and dry, In the mouth the tropical flavour even clearer with pineapple and pear, fresh acidity and a long finish. Awarded as best Sauvignon in the world.

2015  Boch  Riesling Trocken Mosel  Germany

The best proof that the noblest of white grapes, perfectly dry and elegant wines can be produced. Medium bodied, citrus fruits combine beautifully with the distinctive minerally that is signature to a great dry Riesling.

With all other wines in our range our regular discount of 5% when you buy 6 bottles and 1 bottle free of charge when you buy 12 bottles will apply.

To give you some time to decide or if you are unable to attend you can order and avail of the Open Bottle Day discount up to Tuesday 12th of December 2017.

If you know someone who you think will enjoy this tasting experience, please bring he/she along.

Look forward to welcoming you.