Ashford Castle Picks Up 'AA Notable Wine List Award'
Ashford Castle has added another accolade to its growing stable of awards after scooping a AA Notable Wine List Award for 2017.
The George V Dining Room at Ashford Castle was selected as one of only 238 establishments from the thousands of entrants from across the UK and Ireland which was commended with the coveted award .
The Ashford Castle Wine Cellars houses a selection of over 750 wines, including the exclusive Bouchard Finlayson collection from South Africa.
Ashford Castle said that its head sommelier, Philip Dunne, and the hotel's expert sommelier team, work closely with executive chef, Philippe Farineau to curate 'an unforgettable food and wine experience for guests at the George V, and indeed throughout the hotel'.
Commenting on the latest award, general manager, Niall Rochford, said: "Our unique Wine Cellars offer guests the chance to taste grapes and blends from all over the world – some which won’t be found anywhere else in Ireland – and we are truly delighted to receive the AA Notable Wine List Award for 2017."