Events Diary

Northcote plays host to many events, from the world renowned Obsession every January to special wine events, cookery classes and more.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday 16th August
Glorious Twelfth Dinner

Thursday 17th August
'Ott' August Night with Mark Bingley MW

Thursday 28th September
The Art of Sabrage: A celebration of Champagne

Wednesday 18th October
A Taste of Australia with Liberty Wines presented by David Gleave MW

Monday 6th November
“Icons Night”: A night of truly outstanding Burgundys tutored by Nick Adams MW

Thursday 9th November
Sherry & Tapas: a perfect combination to warm up a winter evening (details tbc)

Wednesday 6th December
Etienne Defosse introduces Deutz, Champagne’s best kept secret (details tbc)

The Cookery School

Four cooking stations will offer a unique facility, for cookery courses, master classes and demonstrations. Enjoy a variety of courses from basic skills to modern techniques; from dinner parties with food and wine matching tips to Just Desserts; classic Northcote to a masterclass on sauces. These courses will be delivered by Northcote’s Head Tutor Michael Vanheste, Lisa Allen or Nigel Haworth. The next cookery school schedule will be released mid-February.

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Obsession is Northcote’s annual homage to the finest food and wine, established as one of Europe's premier gastronomic events. Each chef challenges themselves to produce a unique Obsession Menu. Each dish is meticulous in construction and a feast for all the senses.

Obsession 2017
Obsession History