Bar Douro Wine Club launches
The Covid pandemic has seen many a restaurant pivot to offer wine retail. For Max Graham at Bar Douro, it was always the plan to open a bottle shop. It just happened a little earlier than scheduled – hot on the heels of opening Bar Douro City, which had garnered cracking reviews from Fay Maschler and Giles Coren just prior to lock down. Bar Douro City is back up and running this month and – if I say so myself – Bar Douro’s wine offer goes from strength to strength, with the newly launched Bar Douro Wine Club. Yep, the quarterly mixed case of six is curated by yours truly.
I am especially happy about this project because Bar Douro Wine Club offers a fantastic opportunity to support talented Portuguese producers, especially the small guys, at this difficult time. Click here to find out more about joining. As you will see, quite aside from my wine selection, the benefits include a printed wine club magazine with tasting notes, food pairings and information on producers, invites to live events and seasonal offers and a 10% discount at Bar Douro bottle shop.
As for the food offer, the Eat Out to Help Out scheme continues into September at Bar Douro City and Bar