Calendar of Meetings 2008

Unless otherwise noted, our meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month in the Hardy Building, Bishop Grosseteste University College Lincoln.

Meetings start at 8 pm, with a “welcome wine” served from 7:30 pm.

January: Wines of South Africa

Jan Turton, Tutor, Wine Educators International

Thursday 17 January — Members £17 — Guests £19

February: A Horizontal Tasting of Pinot Gris/Pinot Grigio

Mary and Jeremy Sandham, Sandhams Wine Merchants

Thursday 21 February — Members £13 — Guests £15

March: D’Oc Wines

John Wynne

Thursday 20 March

April: Wines of the Americas

Laura Clay, Association of Wine Educators

Thursday 17 April

May: A World Variety

Dennis Kingshot

Thursday 8 May — this is the second Thursday in May

June: Then and Now

Christine Austin, Founder & Life President of the LWS

Thursday 19 June

July: Fortified Wines

Danny Cameron

Thursday 17 July

August: Wines from Chile

Bill Laverick

Thursday 21 August

September: The Zinfandel/Primitivo grape variety

Peter Edwards

Thursday 18 September

October: Norman Tate Memorial Tasting ― Burgundies

James Long, Corney & Barrow

Thursday 16 October

November: Tasmanian and Australian Wines

Paul Howard : Paul is a well-travelled presenter who has a particular interest in biodynamics ⇨, the environmentally friendly agricultural philosophy. He is a freelance writer on wine and judges at the International Wine Competition and the International Wine Challenge.

Thursday 20 November

December: French Medal Winners

Andrew Bennett, Association of Wine Educators

Thursday 18 December