SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 2020
Currently tastings from April to July inclusive have been supspended due to Coronavirus concerns - more information will be provided in due course if things change
14 Jan - James Richards from Vin Neuf
11 Feb - Lee Isaacs from Freestyle Wines
10 Mar - Geoff Bolton from Birmingham Wine School
14 April - Chesters Wine Merchants
12 May - AGM & Members "Wines to Inspire"
9 June - Robin Nugent "Authentic Wines" Iron & Rose
14 July - Greek Night, A celebration of Greek Wines & Cuisine
"Terroir Grapes"- Riesling & Pinot Noir
Geoff Bolton from
The Birmingham Wine School
Many would argue that Riesling and Pinot Noir are the finest grape varieties in the world! They are also known as being brilliant at reflecting where they come from - their terroir. Geoff Bolton - wine educator from the Birmingham Wine School will take us on an exploration of these two famous grape varieties. “If you leave inspired and wanting to know more……and laughing, of course….I have done my job!”
Tuesday, 10th March 2020, 7.30 pm for a 7.45 pm start.
Members £10, Guests £13. Please bring ISO tasting glasses.
St Andrews Church Hall, Church Lane,Shottery, Stratford upon Avon
Club Member, Hazel Tattersall, won the Gourmand World Award for Best Wine Book for Professionals.
Wine Club stalwart, Hazel Tattersall, has co-authored with Keith Grainger, the hugely impressive book, Wine Production and Quality. This much extended second edition has received the prestigious Gourmand World Award for best wine education book for professionals. Hazel traveled to the awards ceremony in China to receive the award. Congratulation to Hazel and Keith. Hazel is one of fewer than 100 members of the Association of Wine Educators and, as well as writing about wine, runs wine courses and tutored tastings for professional and consumer groups and corporate events.