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Festival of Wine – London Wine Tasting 2020

One Great George Street Westminster

Tom Cannavan, the award-winning wine writer behind, has announced the return of the sell-out London Festival of Wine in 2020. No wonder the capital’s wine lovers scooped up every ticket in 2019, with fantastic exhibitors and hundreds of brilliant wines on tasting – and all included in the ticket price. Described by one wine lover …

Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux 2018 Vintage

Church House Conference Centre 27 Great Smith Street, London

The Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux will present the 2018 vintage at several sessions over two days on Tuesday 13 and Wednesday 14 October.  Members of the Union des Grands Crus will not attend.  This is a ticketed event.  No admission on the day without a pre-booked place. Tuesday 13 October 14.30-18.30 Wednesday 14 …

Loire Wines Tasting – The Unlocked Sessions

Brettenham House 2 - 19 Lancaster Place, London

A free pour tasting with no producers present being held in our very spacious, well ventilated office on the Strand side of Waterloo Bridge. Easily accessed from Waterloo or by bus, tube. We will be inviting people to join the tasting at specified times in order to maintain the social distance expectations. Wines being presented …

Tasting Blind Club Quiz


Wine Australia has converted their UK Tasting Blind Club into an online Tasting Blind Club Quiz, with the next session on Monday 9 November. Tune in from home, pour yourself a glass of Aussie wine and get your thinking caps on. As well as having some fun, this is an opportunity to keep up your …

Festival of Wine – Edinburgh Wine Tasting 2020

The Balmoral Hotel 1 Princes Street, Edinburgh

A well-known figure on the Edinburgh wine scene, Tom Cannavan is an award-winning wine writer and publisher of and brings you the Edinburgh Festival of Wine, an unmissable day for the capital’s wine lovers. There will be over 300 brilliant wines on tasting – included in your ticket price – fantastic discounts if you choose to buy, …


The Merchant Hotel 16 Skipper Street, Belfast

Rías Baixas comes to Belfast for the first time!  Come and sample a range of wines from the Atlantic coast-hugging wine region of Rías Baixas.  Discover more about this fascinating wine region from Master of Wine and ‘Dama de Albariño’ Sarah Jane Evans. Trade and press only.

Koshu of Japan Virtual Tasting


Join us for this expert-led virtual masterclass to discover the diversity of the Japanese Koshu grape, with Anthony Rose (author of Sake and the Wines of Japan). Participants will receive samples of 10 different Koshu wines from different producers and will enjoy an online tasting, with the chance to ask questions of the winemakers directly. …