British craft beer & cheese tasting at home

Price
£95 / Adult
Duration
1 hr
Age restrictions
18+

What you'll do

If you're on the hunt for an experience that will tingle your taste buds, look no further!

At this unique tasting learn how to pair British craft beer and artisan cheese, right from the comfort of your home. Whether it's with friends, family or loved ones - this interactive experience will be sure to make them smile.

Your knowledgeable host Ben will share all his amazing cheese and beer stories. As a Fellow of the British Institute of Innkeepers, Ben knows all about beer and cheese's complex flavours - soon you will too. Hear from an expert why they're such a killer combo. You'll also pick up a bit of knowledge about the brewing and the cheese-making process.

This tasting session will showcase the best cheese and beers from around Britain. Each item on the menu comes from British artisans and microbreweries from Scotland to Cornwall, which helps supports small businesses. Hopefully, you'll even find a new favourite.

The Best of British Beer selection includes 6 x 500 ml bottles of quality British craft beer. These will be delivered to your home address by courier.

Oakham Ales - Cambridgeshire

Arkells - Wiltshire

Monty's - Mid Wales

Stonehouse Brewery - Shropshire

Keltek - Cornwall

Williams Bros - Scotland

Windsor & Eton Brewery - Windsor

Watkins - Swansea

Staffordshire Brewery

Ben will bring six contrasting kinds of cheese, sourced from British artisan makers. These typically include:

Somerset Cheddar

English Goats Cheese

Cornish Brie

Wensleydale with Cranberries

Double Gloucester & Chive

Shropshire Blue

Please note: Each beer and cheese has been hand-picked especially for this class. Gluten-free options are available and you should refrigerate the beers. The menu is subject to seasonality and availability.

Upcoming dates

What you'll do

If you're on the hunt for an experience that will tingle your taste buds, look no further!

At this unique tasting learn how to pair British craft beer and artisan cheese, right from the comfort of your home. Whether it's with friends, family or loved ones - this interactive experience will be sure to make them smile.

Your knowledgeable host Ben will share all his amazing cheese and beer stories. As a Fellow of the British Institute of Innkeepers, Ben knows all about beer and cheese's complex flavours - soon you will too. Hear from an expert why they're such a killer combo. You'll also pick up a bit of knowledge about the brewing and the cheese-making process.

This tasting session will showcase the best cheese and beers from around Britain. Each item on the menu comes from British artisans and microbreweries from Scotland to Cornwall, which helps supports small businesses. Hopefully, you'll even find a new favourite.

The Best of British Beer selection includes 6 x 500 ml bottles of quality British craft beer. These will be delivered to your home address by courier.

Oakham Ales - Cambridgeshire

Arkells - Wiltshire

Monty's - Mid Wales

Stonehouse Brewery - Shropshire

Keltek - Cornwall

Williams Bros - Scotland

Windsor & Eton Brewery - Windsor

Watkins - Swansea

Staffordshire Brewery

Ben will bring six contrasting kinds of cheese, sourced from British artisan makers. These typically include:

Somerset Cheddar

English Goats Cheese

Cornish Brie

Wensleydale with Cranberries

Double Gloucester & Chive

Shropshire Blue

Please note: Each beer and cheese has been hand-picked especially for this class. Gluten-free options are available and you should refrigerate the beers. The menu is subject to seasonality and availability.

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Yuup extras

  • Beer flavour wheel and 6 beer & cheese branded beer mats

Facilities

  • Host comes to you

COVID-19 guidelines

All Covid-19 guidance will be observed. Your host has a safety and hygiene certification

On the day

  • Please provide beer glasses and a serving plate or board

Changes happen, don't worry

How to change dates
Change of plans? You can easily rebook the next available slot up to 14 days before your experience.
How to get a refund
Can't make it? We understand things happen! You can cancel and get a full refund up to 14 days before your experience.

About BBQ Ben

Ben was awarded first winner of Britain’s Best BBQ’er, awarded by the British BBQ Association, and is one of the UK’s foremost chefs. He has his own food and drink company that advises pubs, restaurants and hotels on al fresco dining and regularly gives talks and demonstrations all over the world. His qualifications include being a member of the International Hospitality Association, Master Chefs of Great Britain, fellow of the British Institute of Innkeepers, master craftsman of the Craft Guild of Chefs and food champion in the Courvoisier The Future 500. Ben’s TV appearances include This Morning, Ready Steady Cook and BBC Breakfast TV. He is President of the British BBQ Association and competes all over the world with The Best of British BBQ Team. His other interests are travelling, opera singing, and he is also treasurer for a children’s charity that supports orphanage projects in Romania and schools in Bristol. His first book, The BBQ Manual, was published by Haynes and is available in 75 countries... Expect out of this world food and lots of insider tips on cooking up incredible barbecue food at home.

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Your host

Ben Bartlett

Whether you prefer meat, fish or veg on your barbie, Ben will arrive with all the ingredients to create your perfect barbecue. He'll be ready to share a whole host of pro barbecue tips, as well as an unforgettable three-course meal.

How to get there

This experience will take place at your home.

Host instructions:

Ideal for the garden or patio

Any questions?

Ask your question directly to BBQ Ben .

Price
£95 / Adult
Duration
1 hr
Age restriction
18+
Rebook or cancel up to 14 days before your experience.