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    Riesling Night 2 in pictures

    Tim Jackson MW (left) and Richard Hemming MW did the heavy lifting at Riesling Night 2. Michael's and Jancis's tasting notes to follow. See more about…

    12 Mar 2019 Team JR
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    Riesling Night 2 – buy tickets now

    18 February 2019 This event is now sold out. Many thanks for your interest.Our next tasting evening next month offers a chance to enjoy 40 of the…

    8 Feb 2019 Jancis Robinson
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    London, capital for wine

    A version of this article is published by the Financial Times. We Brits may be suffering a crisis of confidence at the moment, but there is one aspect…

    26 Jan 2019 Jancis Robinson
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    Languedoc Night in pictures

    A pictorial record of our very first French wine tasting event.  Last night the first-ever Languedoc Night took place at our…

    19 Nov 2018 Team JR
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    Wine as membership

    Our most philosophically thoughtful columnist considers the polis of wine. Of all the paradoxes that exist in wine, one in particular continues to…

    29 Oct 2018 Andrea Frost
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    Chianti Classico Night in pictures

    See Julia's and Jancis's tasting notes taken at this event.One hundred thirsty wine lovers descended on Caravan King's Cross last Sunday evening for…

    25 Sep 2018 Team JR
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    Our New York Chianti Classico Night

    When we held Barolo Nights in New York last year and the year before (pictured here), we had complaints from people who said they missed out on…

    18 Sep 2018 Jancis Robinson
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    Our Languedoc Night

    As regular visitors know, our UK tasting events are designed to showcase wines we think deserve more attention than they normally receive. Hence, we…

    17 Sep 2018 Team JR
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    Find out more about wine faults

    Tam met New Zealander Kirsten Creasy (right) in the Languedoc in May and suggested that she would make an ideal guide to wine faults for us wine…

    17 Sep 2018 Team JR
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    Our Chianti Classico Night

    Our next London tasting event will be held at Caravan King’s Cross, our usual hospitable location, on Sunday 23 September and will be devoted to…

    17 Jul 2018 Jancis Robinson
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    Riesling Night in pictures (and video)

    See Jancis's account of our Purple Paulée last Friday night, also published today. On Sunday night, 100 keen Riesling fans gathered at the King's…

    27 Mar 2018 Richard Hemming MW
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    Our Purple Paulée 2018

    See our recent Riesling Night in pictures (and video), also published today. As part of last week's London Burgundy Week, organised by Jason Haynes…

    27 Mar 2018 Jancis Robinson
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    Riesling Night – earlybird offer

    Today we’re giving Purple Pages members a chance to buy reduced-price earlybird tickets to our ground-breaking mature Riesling tasting in London on…

    15 Jan 2018 Team JR
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    California fundraiser tasting in pictures

    See also Jancis's tasting notes taken at this tasting.We're thrilled to report that our California wine tasting in London on Saturday night raised a…

    4 Dec 2017 Team JR
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    Taste bright lights from California

    3 December 2017 It was a hugely enjoyable evening and tasting and we raised about £10,000 thanks to everyone's generosity. We will be reporting in…

    3 Dec 2017 Team JR