Tasting Notes

CLICK ON THE SESSION YOU WANT, AND THE SITE WILL TAKE YOU TO THE NOTES! Most recent tastings at the top; oldest at the bottom.

26 February 2020: Lesser known areas and grapes of South Africa, presented by Laura Clay, AWE.
22 January 2020: Wines of Brazil, presented by Nicholas Corfe, Go Brazil Wines and Spirits Ltd
27 November 2019: Blind tasting, presented by Sally Easton, MW
23 October 2019: ‘ ‘Classic grape comparisons Pinot Grigio/Pinot Gris, and Malbec’, presented by Julien Dillmann, Corney & Barrow.
28 August 2019: ‘Wines of Chile, Update’, presented by Erica Dent DipWSET
24 July 2019: Summer Garden Party
26 June 2019: ‘Wines of Sicily’, presented by Paul Boyle
22 May 2019: ‘Beyond Blue Nun, a new look at Germany’, presented by Rob Caswell, Solent Cellar, Lymington
24 April 2019: Wines of the Southern Rhone, presented by Heather Dougherty AWE
27 March 2019: Introduction to the Wines of Croatia, presented by Mikki Hall, the Croatian Wine Club
27 February 2019: A Tale of Two Grapes, presented by John Harris
23 January 2019: A New Look at Bordeaux, presented by Nina Cerullo AWE
28 November 2018: Wine-making and the wines of the Languedoc, presented by Catherine Keohane
24 October 2018: Matching Wine with Food, presented by Nina Cerullo AWE, assisted by Maggie Harold
26 September 2018: Wines of Tasmania, presented by David Cooper
4 September 2018: Visit to Hambledon Vineyard
22 August 2018:  Summer wines, presented by Max Jewell, Priory Wines Lymington
25 July 2018: July BBQ Wines
27 June 2018: Australia – reds with bottle age and classy whites, presented by John Harris
23 May 2018: Greek wines – beyond Retsina, presented by Christos Ioannou, AWE
25 April 2018: Wines of the Loire, presented by Trevor Elliott, AWEimg_0942
28 March 2018: Uniquely Romanian, presented by Richard Bost AWE
28 February 2018: Italian Wines and Chianti, presented by Rob Caswell, Solent Cellar Lymington
24 January 2018: The Wines of Northern Rhone, presented by Nina Cerullo AWE
22 November 2017: New Zealand and not Sauvignon Blanc, presented by Brian Davis AWE
25 October 2017: Beyond Port – the great still wines of Portugal, presented by Carolyn Bosworth-Davies AWE
27 September 2017: South America – more than big reds, presented by Rob Caswell, Solent Cellar, Lymington
23 August 2017: English Wine – beyond fizz, presented by Roger Marchbank
26 July 2017: Summer Social BBQ Wine notes
28 June 2017: Beyond Rioja – the wines of Spain, presented by Sarah Rowlands, AWE.
24 May 2017: Wine with cheeses, presented by Max Jewell, Priory Wines, Lymington
26 April 2017: A new look at Bordeaux, presented by Laura Clay AWE
22 March 2017: The wines of Southern Italy, presented by Paul Boyle
8 February 2017: South Africa: New World, new quality, presented by Keith Grainger AWE
11 January 2017: What does that wine remind me of?  presented by John Harris
14 December 2016: Christmas Social Wines
9 November 2016: Wines of Northern Italy, presented by David Cooper