What we tasted in September 2022

In September we welcomed Dan Farrell-Wright of online wine and spirits merchant Wickhams. We were treated to an entertaining presentation of a range of French wines from their portfolio. The main focus was on wines from Burgundy and Beaujolais.

Wickhams is the International Wine Challenge 2022 Specialist Merchant of the Year and was a finalist in their Online Retailer of the Year category. Wickhams was also shortlisted in the Decanter Retailer Awards.

For more information:
Web: wickhamwine.co.uk

  1. Les Quarterons Crémant de Loire Brut NV
  2. Clos du Vieux Bourg Beaujolais-Blanc 2021
  3. Louis Père et Fils Chablis 2020
  4. Bret-Brothers Mâcon-Chardonnay 2018
  5. Domaine de Mont Joly “La Croix Polage” Beaujolais-Villages 2020
  6. Nuiton-Beaunoy Bourgogne Pinot Noir 2019
  7. Clos du Vieux Bourg Morgon 2020
  8. Domaine du Prieure “Les Gollardes” Savigny-les-Beaune 2019

What we tasted in March 2020

Many thanks to Olivier Normand and Ellis Wines of Richmond for presenting the wines of Domaine Nathalie & Giles Fèvre and Domaine Lucien Boillot from Burgundy, France. Olivier came to us all the way from Burgundy despite the Covid19 worries. He gave an excellent, expert presentation based on a lifetime of experience of the area and its fine wines.

For more information:
Web: elliswines.co.uk
Web: nathalieetgillesfevre.com

  1. Domaine Nathalie & Giles Fèvre Chablis 2018
  2. Domaine Nathalie & Giles Fèvre Chablis 1er Cru “Fourchaume” 2017
  3. Domaine Nathalie & Giles Fèvre Chablis  1er Cru “Vaulorent” 2017
  4. Domaine Lucien Boillot Volnay 2016
  5. Domaine Lucien Boillot Gevrey Chambertin 2016
  6. Domaine Lucien Boillot Gevrey Chambertin 2017
  7. Domaine Lucien Boillot Volnay 1er Cru “Clos des Angles” 2015
  8. Domaine Lucien Boillot Pommard 1er Cru “Les Fremiers” 2016

Next tasting – Friday 13th March

In March we welcome Olivier Normand of Ellis Wines of Richmond who will be presenting the wines of Fevre and Lucien Boillot from Burgundy, France.

For more information:
Web: elliswines.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.