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Wine Tastings - Discontinued

As from 1 February 2013, Valerie and Michael have decided to discontinue this activity until further notice in order to concentrate on Astronomy.

We Provide:

  • A tasting of up to 8 wines
  • Guidance on the "right" way to taste a wine
  • A description of the grape varieties
  • A description of the winemakers and vineyards
  • A slide presentation of the wine regions (optional)
  • A projector and screen

You provide

  • Glasses
  • A 30 ml tasting measure
  • Tasting biscuits (eg cream crackers)
  • Water
  • Access to a mains plug
  • The venue
Recent presentations include:

  • England versus France - a comparative tasting of English and French wines
  • Italian Wines for Italian Food
  • Across the Pyrenees - a comparative tasting of wines from either side of the Pyrenees
  • Old versus New - a comparison of old and new world wines
  • Wines from the Libournais - a tasting of wines from the Libourne area of Bordeaux
  • Wines for Summer Drinking - a comparison of Old and New world