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- 15 Jun 2017

Tasting the Stars

On the day Dom Perignon shouted to his fellow Benedictine monks in the Abbey of Hautvillers “Come quick brothers, I am tasting the stars!” little did he know that he had just changed the wine world forever. Dom Perignon was the legendary monk in the Champagne region who first experimented with blending different grape varieties in the 17th century to obtain a rounder, more complex and interesting wine by drawing from the best characteristics of each varietal. Because of the colder winters in Champagne, wine had to be bottled before it had reached peak fermentation which would be re-awakened upon the arrival of spring, due to the residual yeasts within the bottles, as temperatures rose. The result – bubbles! And lots of them…

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- 17 May 2017

Don’t miss Christmas at One Great George Street!

I know, I know; we’re still in Spring! But our Christmas luncheons from just £24.50pp and Christmas dinner parties in our Great Hall from £65pp are selling out fast. In fact – we only have 4 dates remaining for the latter and are now offering these on a first-come-first-serve basis. Whether you’re looking to book a lunch in the run-up to Christmas in our restaurant by St James’s Park or are searching for the perfect private dining venue for a Christmas party, take a look at the full offer details with downloadable menus and get your booking in soon to avoid disappointment.

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