Hire Novel Wines to run a luxury private wine tasting event at your home or in Bath

From £20 per person (minimum 6 guests)

Novel Wines has the UK's most unique wine list and runs some of the best-reviewed private wine tasting parties in Bath, Bristol and the south west. Each tasting is hosted by award-winning wine writer Ben Franks and we provide all the wines, glassware, tasting notes and spittoons.

You can also enjoy extras such as pairing each wine with cheese provided by Nibbles Cheesemonger or charcuterie and nibbles. We can also offer non-alcoholic options supplied by the Juice Collective, a local Bath business.

Whether you'd like us to travel to you and host the wine tasting in the comfort of your own home or you'd prefer us to find you a venue in Bath, we guarantee you'll have a night to remember!

Call us on 01225667311 to enquire about an event or

✔ Tailored to you

🕑 2-3 hours duration

😎 Expert host

✔Add cheese or nibbles

☄ We travel to you

★★★★★ 5-star rating

Some of our happy customers

NAOMI, FROME

"We all really enjoyed the tasting session on Saturday, it was so interesting, we learnt loads and had a great time - thanks so much! I have already recommended you to some colleagues!"

September 2017

STEPHEN, BATH

"We really enjoyed working with Ben to put together a wine tasting... Great value, fabulous wines and professional service. Highly recommended!"

September 2017

PETER, SALISBURY

"Very impressed with this new venture – the enthusiasm, expertise and energy by the Ben and Gyorgy has been exceptional. A real credit to them and a great addition to Bath’s community."

March 2017

Terms and conditions of booking

Deposit: You will need to pay a deposit equal to 25% of your total booking to confirm the time and dates of your choosing. This deposit is refundable outside of the cancellation period if you choose not to go ahead with the booking.

Balance Payment: The remaining total balance must be paid 14 days prior to your event. This allows us to secure the wines, venue and other amenities that ensure the event runs smoothly and successfully for you.

Payment types accepted: We accept payment by BACS via an invoice or we can take payment over the phone. All major debit and credit cards are accepted, including American Express transactions.

Cancellation: You may cancel your booking up to 28 days before the event. Please give written notice by email and ensure we have received your cancellation request. You can always call us on 01225667311. Your deposit will be refunded if cancelled 28 days before your event.

Venue fee: Bookings may be subject to a venue fee if you book at a popular time such as Friday or Saturday and need us to secure a venue for you. We have great relationships in Bath so the venue is unlikely to be expensive.

Travel fee: All tastings booked in Bath + 3 mile radius are catered with no travel fee. Any address beyond that is charged a standard rate of £40. We cater UK wide but addresses further than 60 miles may incur extra fees.