Latest Update From Duncan Murray Wines Of Market Harborough
25th March 2010
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There's still time to join us for our "FRENCH MEETS ITALIAN" GOURMET WINEMAKER DINNER at AWARD-WINNING RESTAURANT, FIRENZE in Kibworth Beauchamp. Meet Robert Cripps, winemaker from DOMAINE DU POUJOL, and enjoy a DELICIOUS 5 COURSE SUPPER accompanied by POUJOL'S LOVELY WINES. A real taste sensation for just £48.50 per person. Friday 26th March, 7.30pm for 8pm. To book, please ring 0116 2796260.

A busy day indeed! Our Duncan will be gracing the Harborough airwaves again this Friday during his monthly wine slot on Harborough FM,"WISE UP TO WINE!". Tune in from around 1.15pm THIS FRIDAY 26th MARCH to hear about Duncan's 'WINE(S) OF THE MONTH' and his answers to listeners' questions. Your drinks-related questions are very very welcome. Just email: or text 60300 (start text with "HFM" and leave a space before your message).

Tickets are now available for our SUMMER WINE TASTING on FRIDAY 4th JUNE 2010, 6pm - 8pm at THE THREE SWANS HOTEL, MARKET HARBOROUGH. Lucky ticket holders will have the chance to try over 90 wines and take away their very own tasting glass. Tickets are £15 each and on sale at the shop. Don't miss the event of the Summer!

SATURDAY 27th MARCH, 12.00pm - 3.00pm
Fresh from his star turn at Firenze, Robert Cripps from Domaine du Poujol will be in the shop with an array of his fine wines. Join Robert at the tasting table to try:
WHITE WINES: Pico '09 and Teras '05
ROSE WINE: Poujol Rose '09
RED WINES: Cuvee Crunch, Jazz '08, Proteus '08 and Podio Alto '05
No descriptions in the newsletter this week... the wines will speak for themselves on Saturday!
*10% OFF 6 BOTTLES OR MORE. CAN BE MIXED. Debit card payment only.

SATURDAY 3rd APRIL, 12.00pm - 3.00pm
It's the start of our ITALIAN TASTING MONTH, so join us to enjoy some bella vino!
SATURDAY 10th APRIL, 12.00pm - 3.00pm
A real treat for you: Liberty Wines will be at the Italian tasting table.
SATURDAY 17th APRIL, 12.00pm - 3.00pm
Back by popular demand! Phil 'Bomber' Harris will be showcasing his Italian gems.
SATURDAY 24th APRIL, 12.00pm - 3.00pm
The final weekend of our Italian tastings. Don't miss it!

***NEW IN!***
NOBBY'S BEER - fresh in from Guilsborough, Northamptonshire
- NOBBY'S BEST (3.6%) £2.49: Medium-bodied session beer with a goodly hoppy finish.
- NOBBY'S WILD WEST (4.6%) £2.59: Full flavoured rich, bitter beer with hints of chocolate.
- NOBBY'S CLARIDGES CLOUT (4.7%) £2.59: Lovely golden ale full of honeyed yeasty happiness. Refreshing and vibrant.
- NOBBY'S T'OWD NAVIGATION (6.1%) £2.79: A dark, complex monster! Full of yeasty burnt toast, coffee, liquorice and farmyard hints with a bit of smoked ham thrown in for good measure!

... and finally...
Why not join Duncan Murray for a curry?! On Wednesday 31st March, Duncan is joining forces with the Royal Bengal Tandoori Restaurant on St Mary's Road, Market Harborough, to launch their new wine list. Starter, main course (with wines to match) and coffee: £25 per person. Tickets available from the shop. All proceeds to go to Hopscotch Kidney Fund for Children - a local charity supporting children with kidney disease.

Have a great weekend.

Duncan, Nick, Jude, Martyn & Megan

Come to Duncan Murray Wines - 'As seen on TV'!
Winner! Portuguese Wine Awards 'Independent Wine Merchant 2010'
Finalists in the Drinks Retailing Awards, 'Independent Drinks Retailer of the Year' and wine adviser to BBC Radio Leicester and Harborough FM!

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