Trade Diary

The WSTA has the largest and broadest membership base of any trade association in our sector; multi-channel, multi-category, national and international, start-ups through to global brands.

People’s Choice Spirits Awards Ceremony

The Comedy Store, Manchester 3 and 4, Arches, Deansgate Locks, Whitworth St West, Manchester

The culmination of the 2022 People's Choice Spirits Awards! Come to Manchester and celebrate with the winners of this year's competition.

Sommelier Wine Awards 2021: Entry deadline


The Sommelier Wine Awards is a wine competition with a difference. As the UK’s only on-trade wine competition, it focuses entirely on wines aimed at the on-trade. The deadline for entries for the 2021 competition is Wednesday 20 January 2021. Wines can be entered at

New Zealand Wine Week


New Zealand Winegrowers, are delighted to announce our very first Virtual New Zealand Wine Week, kicking off February 8th 2021. With activities planned across the USA, UK, Ireland and Canada, we are excited to invite you to join us for wide range of programmes including tastings, discussions, and online activities. These events will provide you with …

Tasting Blind Club Quiz


Test your wine knowledge, brush up on Australian wine and maybe even win a prize in Wine Australia’s monthly online quiz. Wine Australia’s Emma Symington MW will be your quizmaster, taking you through four rounds of questions. Tune in from home, pour yourself a glass of Aussie wine, get your thinking caps on and have …

Fabulous Furmint with Oz Clarke


The wine world is always thirsting for new experiences, new flavours and new styles of wine. Nothing has provided them with more joy recently than Hungarian furmint. This is the most important grape behind the renowned sweet wines of Tokaj, the ‘wine of kings and king of wines’. However, it also produces delicious and complex …

Australian Wine CONNECT – Launch

Online webinar

Join us for the launch of Australian Wine CONNECT, a dynamic, always-on, virtual platform bringing the global wine community together to build new connections with Australia’s thrilling wine scene for powerful commercial outcomes. Host Mike Bennie will lead a series of conversations with some of Australia’s innovative winemakers and give you a preview of the …

The birth of an icon – Acaciae


A tasting to celebrate the launch of the first Picpoul de Pinet icon wine and discover the secrets behind the ageing potential of this emblematic Languedoc variety.    Hosts Iain Munson MW, Head Winemaker for JeanJean and Cyril Payon, Director of Ormarine the leading producer of Picpoul de Pinet, would like you to come with …