Programme of Events — Archive 1998

A carefully crafted programme of tutored tastings and social events is prepared annually. Whether you are new to wine tasting or already have an in-depth knowledge of wines from around the world, our programmes should provide something to interest you.

Select a ‘vintage’ year to see what we have enjoyed.

12 January

AGM plus Antiques and Wine
Peter & Philip

16 January

Dinner
Hotel du Vin et Bistro

9 February

Bulgarian Wines
Keith Grainger — Bulgarian Wine Guild

9 March

Berkshire Beaujolais
Mike Attenborough-Cox

6 April

Argentina
Derek Smedley MW — Managing Director, Smedley Vintners

11 May

Northbrook Springs
Brian cable, Proprietor

8 June

Wine Finds of ’98
John Taylor MW — Managing Director, Cellar Direct

13 July

A personal journey: Auxerre to Avignon
Sir David Mitchell MW — Managing Director, El Vino

8 August

Saturday Party
The Granary, North Houghton

12 August

Summer Party
Members

14 September

Villa Maria
Warren Adamson, Villa Maria Estates

12 October

Majestic Magic
Gordon Coates — Manager, Majestic Wines

9 November

Chablis
Rosemary George MW

14 December

Matching seasonal food with wine
Simon Thorpe MW — Wine Buyer, Waitrose