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Sorry! That is not a club tasting, but it tries to show that our members interests cover a wide range of wines and prices. We invite our members to share with us, and you, discoveries and opportunities that they would … Read More

2021 Presentations
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June 2021 – a garden meeting: Italy with Vine King May 2021– a garden meeting: France with Laithwaites April 2021 – Wines of the Rhone March 2021 – a virtual tour of the Loire February 2021 – a zoom meeting

Nina Cerullo
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Nina’s company, Wine Workshop, provides wine education and consultation for the trade and public.   Nina has been educating in the wine trade since 2001, teaching everything from ‘An Introduction to Wine’, to WSET qualifications, to advanced masterclasses in various … Read More

June 2021 – a garden meeting: Italy with Vine King
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Continuing our “Summer Holiday” theme, this meeting sampled the wines of Italy. They were supplied by VineKing, an established off-licence with stores in Reigate, Weybridge and East Molesey. Despite the difficulties, reported throughout the trade, of keeping stock levels as … Read More

April 2021 – Wines of the Rhone
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April meeting – Discover the Wines of  the Rhone Valley with Heather Dougherty./ Again, the restrictions on indoor meetings meant that we had to use Zoom from our own homes to hear Heather Dougherty’s presentation on the wines of the … Read More

March 2021 – a virtual tour of the Loire
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Our first Zoom meeting with a presenter, a “virtual wine tour of the Loire valley” was enjoyed by 26 members, who had bought their own Loire wine to enjoy as Lits Philippou gave us first a thorough oenological view of … Read More

February 2021 – a zoom meeting
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Our February meeting was a light hearted Zoom meeting with the primary purpose of renewing old friendships. 22 members and 3 guests Zoomed in, and all seemed to be enjoying themselves, some (including Kevin, our Zoom master) showing considerable Zoom … Read More

Angela Bawtree
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Angela Bawtree is a WSET® Certified Educator, who provides both formal and informal wine education programmes and events.  Having completed her wine education at the Wine & Spirit Education Trust in 2005 with a Level 5 Honours Diploma in Wine … Read More

Pippa Hayward
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(Picture to follow) As a Welsh grammar school girl I’d always juggled working my holidays in hospitality and studying languages through University. Just as I’d decided I should really train to teach Italian and French, I met my future husband  – … Read More