Rhone - Wine Tasting Get ready to indulge in a delightful selection of Rhone wines, showcasing the best flavors from the region. Whether you're a wine connoisseur or simply love a good glass of vino, this event is perfect for you. At Rhône - Wine Tasting, you'll have the opportunity to sample a variety of exquisite wines, carefully curated by our expert Master of Wine, Alun Griffiths. Discover the unique characteristics and aromas of each wine as you sip and savor. Our knowledgeable host will be on hand to guide you through the tasting, sharing interesting facts and stories about the wines. The event will take place at the Ramada by Wyndham Belfast City Centre, located on Talbot Street in Belfast, UK. Immerse yourself in a cozy and welcoming atmosphere, surrounded by fellow wine enthusiasts. Whether you're attending alone or with friends, you're guaranteed a fun and sociable evening. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to explore the world of Rhone wines. Book your spot now and prepare for an evening filled with delicious flavors, great company, and a memorable wine experience. We can't wait to see you there!
Join us for an unforgettable evening of wine tasting at the Ramada by Wyndham Belfast City Centre! Get ready to indulge your taste buds with a variety of exquisite wines. Whether you're a wine connoisseur or just looking to have a good time an expand your knowledge of wine, this event is perfect for you. The speaker for the evening is Alex Johnson, Fine Wine Manager at JN Wines. Alex will discuss the meaning of “Old Vines” and how it reflects on the quality of a fine selection of wines from some ancient vineyards. Learn about the history and production techniques that make each bottle unique. Don't miss this opportunity to expand your wine knowledge and mingle with fellow wine enthusiasts. Mark your calendars and join us for the Old Vine Wines Tasting at the Ramada by Wyndham Belfast City Centre. It's an event you won't want to miss. Don't forget to bring those tasting glasses - a limited number will be available to borrow on the evening.
Wine marketing specialist Jean Smullen WSET Dip will be presenting us with her judging experiences with an interesting range of wines from South Africa – and like the goats – roaming through the regions from the coast to Franschhoek, Swartland, Overberg and beyond. Member fee £25, guests £40. To register email email@example.com
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Anne, originally from Belfast, is an award-winning Master of Wine. She took first class honours in French and Classics at Cambridge, discovered the delights of wine while studying in France, and joined the wine trade. We are honoured to have her as our President.
Richard took his level 4 WSET exam (Diploma) with the WSET in London before moving to Northern Ireland in 2014 and joining the Institute. He loves organising wine trips for members. The next one, 2023, is to Germany.
Alastair's name is synonymous with the Institute, and indeed, with wine education in Northern Ireland. He is a member of the Association of Wine Educators and has been a member of the Institute since its inception in 1979. Alastair has a fine cellar. He particularly enjoys the wine of the Loire.