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Here's to 2017 and all the bottles we can enjoy together ...
We are halfway through January and as I write, it is according to the papers "Blue Monday".  As far as I can see from what the papers are writing most days are "Blue" what with the likes of Trump, Putin, Brexit, rail strikes, weather, Dry January - need I go on?
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Christmas Orders
We just wanted to let you know our opening hours over the Festive period.
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Hunters Wines Hunters Wines
James is the next generation in the Hunter family who will be taking this iconic winery to its next stage under the watchful eye of his Aunt Jane, who is still very much hands on ensuring everything is as it should be.
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Wine Tastings

Friday 31th October 2014 | by Michael Jobling | posted in Wine Tastings

Christmas Wine Tasting

With new vintages from old favourites along with a selection of new listings, and for those of you who like bubbles our new Champagne from Domaines Barons de Rothschild will be on show. We look forward to seeing you on Tuesday.
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Thursday 15th May 2014 | by Michael Jobling | posted in Wine Tastings

How to Taste White Wine


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Thursday 13th March 2014 | by Michael Jobling | posted in Wine Tastings

D I Y Wine Tasting

Here are some tips to organise your own DIY Wine Tasting event a fun and yet informative.
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Friday 22th November 2013 | by Michael Jobling | posted in Wine Tastings

The Top 10 Wines from our Annual Christmas Wine Tasting

What a great night we had on Tuesday, meeting up with old friends and a few new ones, sorry if any of you couldn't join us, but here is what you missed.
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Monday 18th November 2013 | by Michael Jobling | posted in Wine Tastings

Ploughing through the wines to show you at our Christmas Wine Tasting.

I have been ploughing through bottles and bottles of samples, all to consider which wines we hope to show you at our tasting in November.
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Saturday 16th November 2013 | by Simon Powys Maurice | posted in Wine Tastings

Old Favouites - Hunters and some new ones to try.

Looking forward to you all getting the chance to try some old favourites along with the new wines Michael and Torie have selected for you to try on 19th November, see you soon.
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Wednesday 13th November 2013 | by Martin Gamman MW | posted in Wine Tastings

Joseph Perrier

Delighted to be able to join you all on 19 November at Michael's Christmas Wine tasting, here's what you will get the chance to taste
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Tuesday 12th November 2013 | by Lee Evans | posted in Wine Tastings

Wine with Altitude

When choosing a home ‘Location, Location’ is paramount, the same is true for wine, the vineyard location influences both the quality and style of wine.
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Monday 11th November 2013 | by Johnny Bingham | posted in Wine Tastings

Casa Silva Wines at our Christmas Wine Tasting

Casa Silva Microterroir Carmenere, the ultimate expression of Chile’s emblematic Grape Variety.
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Wednesday 6th November 2013 | by Michael Jobling | posted in Wine Tastings

Official Invitation

CHRISTMAS WINE TASTING
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Thursday 26th September 2013 | by Michael Jobling | posted in Wine Tastings

The date is set

The date is set ..... 19 November is the date for our Annual Christmas Wine Tasting at the Biscuit Factory.
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Wednesday 19th June 2013 | by Michael Jobling | posted in Wine Tastings

Drop in Tasting of Wines from Languedoc-Roussillon Region of France

Drop in Tasting of Wines from Languedoc-Roussillon Region of France at Cafe 21, Private Dining Room, Newcastle upon Tyne on Thursday 27th June 2013 18:30pm
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Friday 18th January 2013 | by Michael Jobling | posted in Wine Tastings

Casa Silva Portfolio Tasting

A chance to taste the most exciting and rare examples of Chile’s signature variety, Carmenere, also, sublime blends from the country’s number one producer, Casa Silva.
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Thursday 8th November 2012 | by Michael Jobling | posted in Wine Tastings

Our Wine Tasting & Champagne Tutored Tasting with Martin Gamman MW

Just a gentle reminder the date has been set and its tomorrow!! We are delighted the Martin Gamman Master of Wine, is coming to visit us to guide us through Champagne styles.
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Monday 9th July 2012 | by Michael Jobling | posted in Wine Tastings

Riesling Masterclass

Which Riesling is the one for you?
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Thursday 22th March 2012 | by Michael Jobling | posted in Wine Tastings

Wine Tastings

Wine Tastings are a great way of getting a group of people together to have a chat, socialise, network or just have a few giggles together.
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Wednesday 10th November 2010 | by Michael Jobling | posted in Wine Tastings

Mas de Daumas Gassac

Wow what a busy time we have been having - it is great. Last weekend Samuel Guilbert from Mas de Daumas Gassac called in to see us. We were delighted to see him and hear his latest news from the vineyard and from the family.
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