Virtual Tasting: Gold Medal Winners 28 May 2021
Join us for a live virtual wine tasting in the cellars at Waddesdon Manor. Led by experts from Waddesdon’s Wine team, Peter Tompkins & Ollie Waddon. You will be guided through an interactive, informative and entertaining evening. Each household booking will receive six bottles of wine, as well as the tasting and technical notes, tasting mats and the essential Waddesdon pencil to ensure you’ve everything you need for a successful tasting.
Please note this product does contain six 75cl bottles of wine which should easily suffice a group of friends or family. Each delivery will include two sets of notes and two tasting mats. Please email [email protected] if you require more than two sets of notes.
All wines will be delivered to a single address at least four days before the event and unique zoom links to participants 24 hours in advance of the tasting. Please note you will be part of a public group and we ask all participants to agree to Zoom conventions like muting, use of chat etc.
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Our Gold Medal winners tasting showcases a diverse range of wines from New Zealand, Chile and France. From a bright and complex Rosé, through a rich and alluring Carignan derived from 120 year old vines. This flight of wines all share a common link; they have all been awarded Gold medals at various International awards. Gather a group of friends and family and join us in a virtual wine tasting where we explore these six wonderful wines.
wines to be tasted;
- Isle of Beauty Rosé 2019
- Two Rivers Convergence Sauvignon Blanc 2020
- Coleccion Blanc 2018
- Côte du Rhone Aubert 2019
- Cavalcade Rouge 2016
- Coleccion Carignan 2015
six bottles (75cl) with technical and tasting notes
28th May 2021
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