Events

We’re always looking to offer our guests the opportunity to explore the world of wine in an informal and fun setting. Below, you will find a list of upcoming events which we hope you will come and join us for.

If you would like to book a place on any of the wine tasting events, then please ring our friendly team on 01904 848909 or visit us in person at 28 Castlegate, York.


A Taste of Malbec

Tuesday 25 February, 7pm – £35 per guest

One of the world’s most loved grape varieties – big, bold and powerful and perfect for these cold winter nights. Join us at Pairings to sample both Old and New World takes on this classic, each accompanied by its paired small plate.

A Taste of Bogle Vineyard

Wednesday 11 March, 7pm – £35 per guest


Join us for a tasting of the Californian winery – Bogle, awarded American Winery of the Year in 2019.  With 50 years of history spanning six-generations, come and explore the classic grape varieties of the area and try their iconic wine; The Phantom. The event will be hosted by Laura Bennett from Enotria & Coe.

The Wonderful World of Alsace

Wednesday 22 April, 7pm – £40 per guest


A highly disputed wine territory between France and Germany, the Alsace region has become synonymous for its highly aromatic, floral and spicy wines. Dominant by 100% grape varietals rather than the traditional French ‘blends’, this area is most famously known for its elegant, dry Riesling wines, off-dry Pinot Gris and luscious, rich Gewurztraminer. Join us and explore some of our favourite aromatic styles from the region paired with their perfect small plate.

Art Exhibition with the York Printmakers

until Tuesday 5 May


Showcasing a wide range of printmaking techniques such as lino, wood cuts, collagraphs, screen printing and etching, the exhibition will give audiences the opportunity to get up and close to the work to discover works of art which examines the beauty of the natural and man-made world.
Printmakers who will be exhibiting at Pairings include Alan Coates, Jane Dignum, Gill Douglas, Sarah Garforth, Marc Godfrey-Murphy, Michelle Hughes, Bridget Hunt, Kevin McNulty, Sally Parkin-Fritton, Judith Pollock, Patricia Ruddle, Harriette Rymer, Charlotte Willoughby-Paul, Greg Winrow and Shaun Wyatt.
The York Printmaker’s exhibition can be found on the bar area as well as on the artist corridor on the lower ground floor. The work on display is for sale and can be purchased directly from the artist.

Live Music with Rachel Croft

Every Sunday from 6.30pm


Join us each Sunday for some chilled-out live music performed by local singer-songwriter, Rachel Croft. Food and drink are available throughout the evening, including a range of delicious premium wines, deli food and cheese boards.
At Pairings we are constantly looking to host new events and work in collaboration with producers, please keep checking for updates and new events or click here to have all the events sent directly to your inbox!

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Fri & Sat 11am – 12 midnight
Sun 12 noon – 11pm

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York
YO1 9RP
01904 848909
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