Neil’s providing us with all the refreshing drinks this summer and has come up with this easy-to-make zingy grapefruit spritzer for us all to enjoy and try out at home.

We had a great night for our Wine Tasting evening, hosted by the Director at House of Townend – Neil Goldie. We learnt some tricks and secrets to professional wine tasting, along with the background on the wines, where they come from, how they are made and what makes them so special, and why they were chosen to feature on The White Lion wine list!

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We’re filling up the events calendar! Thursday 16th February Have you ever wanted to taste wine like a professional? What is the secret to wine tasting? Do you love wine, and want to know more? The White Lion at Hankelow is hosting a wine evening with Neil Goldie, Wine Buyer and Director at House of […]

Join us on Tuesday for classic cars and meet the brewer. This Tuesday there’s much to get excited about as we’re joined by a classic car meet at 7pm and then a meet the brewer with Sean from Tom’s Tap and Brewhouse in Crewe at 8pm. Both events are free to attend, no tickets or […]

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Sean Ayling

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South Cheshire Camra presenting certificate

Recognition as a new outlet for real ale Presentation on Saturday 24th September The South Cheshire branch of CAMRA (the Campaign for Real Ale) visited us on Saturday for their monthly meeting and to present us with a certificate for recognition as a new outlet for real ale. As a new pub with 5 hand […]

Watching the sunset with Three Wrens Gin We had a beautiful evening last night on the Terrace with Dan from Three Wrens Gin guiding us through the different flavours of the gins and their new rum. As the sun set and the rain held off the Terrace really did come in to it’s own, you […]

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Dan from Three Wrens Gin

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Mix'n'Mingle On the Terrace

Join us for our Mix’n’Mingle on the Terrace with Three Wrens Gin Friday 9th September from 7pm It’s nearly here! We’re keeping everything crossed for the weather for the Friday so we can enjoy the Terrace with a G&T but if not we’ve space set aside to have a fun evening with Three Wrens Gin. […]

Celebrating our new Terrace with a Gin Night Friday 9th September from 7pm One week to go! Our Terrace is open to all and is a sun trap through the day slipping in to the shade in the late afternoon. We’re having a little social gathering to celebrate it’s arrival and you’re invited to join […]

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Mix N Mingle

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Quiz Night

Quiz night comes around once a fortnight at 7pm on a Monday and today’s the day. Quizmaster Ian has a food and drink theme for tonight, one for those who know their cannelloni from their cambozola! It costs £7.50 to take part which includes food, stew tonight. Call us on 01270 432 606 to book […]

Wimbledon Fortnight is underway To celebrate we’re offering traditional Strawberry Cream Teas, with unlimited hot drinks for just £12.95 pp Come and watch all the tennis action on screen in our ‘Potting Shed’ tv inside the White Lion Hankelow. Or why not add a glass of fizz for just £5.95. After Henman Hill, it’s the […]

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