What we tasted in September 2016

Many thanks to Duncan Murray of Duncan Murray Wines, Market Harborough for presenting a selection of wines from Italy and Greece.  We all had a fantastic evening.

For more information:

Web: duncanmurraywines.co.uk
Email: info@duncanmurraywines.co.uk
Tel: 01858 464935
Facebook: Duncan Murray Wines
Twitter: @DMURRAYWINES

 

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Duncan Murray

  1. Catarratto Terra Firma 2014 – Trapani, W. Sicily
  2. Tetramythos Retsina 2015 – Peleponnese, Greece
  3. Semeli Nassiakos White 2015 – Mantinia, Peleponnese, Greece
  4. Santorini Hatzidakis 2015 – Santorini, Greece
  5. Thymiopoulos Jeunes Vignes 2015 – Naoussa, Greece
  6. Nero d’Avola Terra Firma 2014 – Pachino & Palermo, Sicily
  7. Zola Primitivo 2013 – Manduria, Puglia, S.Italy
  8. Skouras Megas Oenos 2012 – Argos, Peleponnese, Greece
  9. Samos Grand Cru 2014 – Samos, Aegean, Greece

 

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Next tasting – Friday 9th September

In September we welcome Duncan Murray of Duncan Murray Wines, Market Harborough presenting a Greco-Roman themed tasting.

For more information:

Web: duncanmurraywines.co.uk
Email: info@duncanmurraywines.co.uk
Tel: 01858 464935
Facebook: Duncan Murray Wines
Twitter: @DMURRAYWINES

 

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Note that Members are contacted by a member of the Committee each month to commit to attendance at the tasting. Unfortunately, it is not possible for members or guests to simply turn up on the night owing to space limitations and the need to arrange catering in advance.

What we tasted in August 2016

Many thanks to the following members for presenting an excellent range of wines at the AGM.  We all had a fantastic evening.

Ian & Margaret Connor
Julian Osborne
Linda Martin
Tim Hobbs
Nigel Dunford
David Lee
Sue Lobb

 

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  1. Chandon Brut NV, Argentina
  2. The Liberator Episode 6 – Doctor Melck and the Spiders from SARS 2014, South Africa
  3. Minna Vineyards Blanc Vin de Pays des Bouches du Rhone 2008, France
  4. Paparuda Pinot Noir 2015, Romania
  5. Individo Feteasca, Chateau Vartely 2014, Moldova
  6. Il Papavero Papaverone 2013 Sicily
  7. Vox Populi Bobal 2013, Spain
  8. Royal Tokaji Late Harvest 2015, Hungary

 

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Next tasting – Friday 12th August

In August we we will hold our AGM and members tasting.

Note that Members are contacted by a member of the Committee each month to commit to attendance at the tasting. Unfortunately, it is not possible for members or guests to simply turn up on the night owing to space limitations and the need to arrange catering in advance.

What we tasted in July 2016

Many thanks to Jon Stevens for presenting wines from Viña Errazuriz, Chile . We all had a fantastic evening.

More information is available here:
Web: errazuriz.com

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Jon Stevens, Viña Errazuriz

  1. Pinot Grigio Estate Series 2015
  2. Chardonnay Aconcagua Costa 2014
  3. Sauvignon Blanc Aconcagua Costa 2014
  4. Pinot Noir Estate Series 2014
  5. Pinot Noir Aconcagua Costa 2014
  6. Carmenere Aconcagua Alto 2013
  7. Kai 2010
  8. Don Maximiano 2013

 

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Next tasting – Friday 8th July

In July we welcome Jon Stevens presenting wines from Viña Errazuriz, Chile.

More information is available here:
Web: errazuriz.com

Note that Members are contacted by a member of the Committee each month to commit to attendance at the tasting. Unfortunately, it is not possible for members or guests to simply turn up on the night owing to space limitations and the need to arrange catering in advance.

What we tasted in June 2016

Many thanks to Simon March of Evington’s Wines for presenting wines from Bordeaux.  We all had a fantastic evening.

More information is available here:
Web: evingtons-wines.co.uk
Phone: 0116 254 2702
Address: 120 Evington Road, Leicester LE2 1HH
Email: simon@evingtons-wines.co.uk

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  1. 2015 Château Haut Rian Blanc, Bordeaux Blanc
  2. 2012 Château Rahoul Blanc, Graves
  3. 2011 Château de Ricaud, Cadillac-Côtes de Bordeaux
  4. 2011 Saint-Jacques de Siran,Bordeaux Supérieur
  5. 2011 Château Segonzac Vielles Vignes, Blaye – Côtes de Bordeaux
  6. 2008 Château La Tour By, Medoc
  7. 2010 Château Rahoul, Graves
  8. 2009 Château Siaurac, Lalande de Pomerol

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Next Tasting – Friday 10th June

In June we welcome Simon March of Evington’s Wines presenting wines from Bordeaux, France.

More information is available here:
Web: evingtons-wines.co.uk
Phone: 0116 254 2702
Address: 120 Evington Road, Leicester LE2 1HH
Email: simon@evingtons-wines.co.uk

Note that Members are contacted by a member of the Committee each month to commit to attendance at the tasting. Unfortunately, it is not possible for members or guests to simply turn up on the night owing to space limitations and the need to arrange catering in advance.

What we tasted in May 2016

Many thanks to Claire Scott-Gall from Mentzendorff & Co Ltd for presenting wines from Kilikanoon, Clare Valley, South Australia.  We all had a fantastic evening.  Thanks also to Iain Phillips for arranging the tasting and providing support to the society.

More information is available here:
Web: mentzendorff.co.uk
Web: kilikanoon.com.au

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  1. Mort’s Block Riesling 2014
  2. Pearce Road Semillon 2014
  3. Killerman’s Run Shiraz 2013
  4. Killerman’s Run Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
  5. Prodigal Grenache 2012
  6. Blocks Road Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
  7. The Duke Grenache 2009
  8. Oracle Shiraz 2010

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Next tasting – Friday 13th May

In May we welcome Claire Scott-Gall of Mentzendorff & Co Ltd presenting wines from Kilikanoon, Clare Valley, South Australia.

More information is available here:
Web: mentzendorff.co.uk
Web: kilikanoon.com.au

Note that Members are contacted by a member of the Committee each month to commit to attendance at the tasting. Unfortunately, it is not possible for members or guests to simply turn up on the night owing to space limitations and the need to arrange catering in advance.