Meetings Archive

Meetings Archive

The following is a list of past evenings enjoyed at the club:

MonthThemePresenter
May-2018Italian ExcellenceNick Filippetto
Apr-2018Wine of the YearAGM
Mar-2018West Coast USAMajestic Wines
Feb-2018Bledisloe Cup, Australia (whites) vs NZ reds.Julia Jenkins
Dec-2017Food PairingsTim McLaughlin-Green
Nov-2017Eastern European WinesTim Johnson
Oct-2017Fine Wines vs Normal Wines; Price vs Quality?Quentin Sadler
Sep-2017English WinesBrian Davis
Aug-2017Summer Holiday WinesMandy Stevens
Jul-2017Umbrian UpdateJanet Gonzales
Jun-2017Sicilian WinesNo2 Pound Street
May-2017Bordeaux WinesVivienne Franks
Apr-2017Wine of the YearAGM
Mar-2017Burgundy - A Virtual TourHugo Read
Feb-2017Wines of RiojaLaura Clay
Dec-2016Wine & Food PairingsJohn Ducker
Nov-2016Sommelier's ChoiceTim McLaughlin-Green
Oct-2016Waitrose vs LidlRichard Bampfield MW
Sep-2016Recent Advances in Greek WinesChristos Ioannou
Aug-2016German & Austrian WinesAnne Krebiehl MW
Jul-2016Organic & Biodynamic Wines vs Traditional WinesGilbert Winfield
Jun-2016Portuguese WinesTim Syrad
May-2016Wines of New ZealandAngela Reddin
Apr-2016Wine of the Year + AGMMembers
Mar-2016Carte du VinTorquil Jack
Feb-2016LaithwaiteDan Gyte
Dec-2015Chalfont & Amersham Wine Club Christmas Party!Majestic Wines
Nov-2015Chenin Blanc / New ZealandJulia Jenkins
Oct-2015ArgentinaNick Smith
Sep-2015Lesser Known Spanish WineRobert Woodhead
Aug-2015AlsaceSandy Leckie
Jul-2015UmbriaJanet Gonzales
Jun-2015Wines of AustraliaPaul Mapplebeck
May-2015BordeauxLaura Clay
Apr-2015Wine of the Year + AGMMembers
Mar-2015Uniquely RomanianRichard Bost
Feb-2015Virginian WineVivienne Franks
Dec-2014Blind tastingCarole Hazlehurst
Nov-2014A Tour of ItalyNick Adams MW
Oct-2014Undiscovered FranceGary Boursot
Sep-2014Umbrian updateJanet Gonzales
Aug-2014Rhone winesThe Real Wine Company
Jul-2014Fizz and beyondSommelier's Choice
Jun-2014Turkish winesSusan Hulme MW
May-2014Burgundy v New WorldRichard Bampfield MW
Apr-2014Wine of the YearMembers
Mar-2014Emerging countriesDuncan Ross, Berkmann Wine Cellars
Feb-2014Wines with cheeseNo 2 Pound Street
Jan-2014Price / quality comparisonsNigel Gibbes
Dec-2013Members' favouritesMembers
Nov-2013M&S Hidden TreasuresAndy Howard
Oct-2013Portuguese winesCasa Leal
Sep-2013Southern Rhone winesPaul Mapplebeck
Aug-2013Wines of New ZealandFlagship Wines
Jul-2013Umbrian updateJanet Gonzales
Jun-2013Off the beaten trackLiberty Wines
May-2013North Italian winesMariarita
Apr-2013Wine of the YearMembers
Mar-2013Basic wine-tasting techniquesRay O'Connor
Feb-2013Wines of BrazilGo Brazil
Dec-2012Blind tasting quizCarole & Suzanne
Nov-2012Argentinean winesNick Smith (Cupari)
Oct-2012Basic wine-tasting techniquesRay O'Connor
Sep-2012New World experienceJulia Jenkins
Aug-2012Good value from the Old WorldNigel Gibbs
Jul-2012Umbrian updateJanet Gonzales
May-2012Pinot NoirBerkmann
Apr-2012Wine of the Year + AGMMembers
Mar-2012Bordeaux fine winesPaul Mapplebeck
Feb-2012Wines of PortugalGary White
Jan-2012January paired comparisonsMajestic Wines Amersham
Dec-2011Wine quiz Christmas partyCarole Hazlehurst
Nov-2011Wines for foodBancroft Wines
Oct-2011Yalumba's range of winesNegociants
Sep-2011South African winesGrapeland
Aug-2011The world sparklesLaura Clay
Jul-2011Umbrian adventure updateJanet Gonzales
Jun-2011Paired comparisonsAltus Wine
May-2011Wines with cheeseReal Wine Company
Apr-2011Wine of the Year + AGMMembers
Mar-2011Languedoc winesSanglier Wines
Feb-2011Bordeaux classicsPaul Mapplebeck
Jan-2011Hidden Gems of Eastern EuropeLaithwaites
Dec-2010Call My BluffStratford's Wine Agencies / Old Butcher's Wine Cellar
Nov-2010Burgundy vigneronDomaine Tupinier-Bautista
Oct-2010Is it worth the extra?Flagship Wines
Sep-2010SpainSommelier's Choice
Aug-2010Sauvignon Blanc around the worldJohn Lewis/Waitrose
Jul-2010Basic tasting techniquesLaura Clay
Jun-2010Umbrian adventure updateJanet Gonzales
May-2010Argentinean winesLas Bodegas
Apr-2010Wine of the Year + AGMMembers
Mar-2010Old World v New WorldH&H Bancroft
Feb-2010Cabernet SauvignonLiberty Wines
Jan-2010Concha y ToroChris Horridge
Dec-2009Christmas WinesLaithwaites
Nov-2009Washington & OregonStratford's Wine Agencies
Oct-2009Southern Italy, Sicily & SardiniaSommelier's Choice
Sep-2009BordeauxPaul Mapplebeck
Aug-2009South AmericaThe Real Wine Company
Jul-2009Umbrian vineyard updateJanet Gonzales
Jun-2009Barossa & Margaret RiverNegociants UK / Berkmann Wine Cellars
May-2009South AfricaFlagship
Apr-2009Wine of the Year + AGMMembers