Trips

Wine trip to Wales (23rd April)

Posted by on Dec 24, 2015 in News, Trips | 0 comments

We are proposing a trip to (mostly) Wales on 23rd April. Provisional details are as follows: Leave Bristol 23rd April 2016 at 08:30, drive to Three Choirs at Newent for a tour and tasting Leave Three Choirs at 11:15, drive to Ancre Vineyard in Monmouth for a tour, tasting and a Welsh cheese lunch Leave Ancre Vineyard Monmouth at 14:30 Arrive Welsh Whisky Co. Penderyn at 16:45 Leave after 18:00, back to Bristol by 20:00 Cost based on 20 people going would be as follows:- Coach for the whole day £30:00 per person Visit costs depending on how...

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Wine trip to Turkey (26 April – 3 May 2015)

Posted by on May 26, 2015 in News, Trips | 0 comments

Wine trip to Turkey (26 April – 3 May 2015)

Written by John Pride and photos by Vic Martindale Wine trip to Turkey (26 April – 3 May 2015) ‘I didn’t know they made wine in Turkey.’ This was the almost universal response whenever we mentioned we were going on a wine trip to Turkey. Obviously those of us who signed up for the trip, imaginatively organised by Ed Adams MW, knew that the Turks made wine but few of us had ever drunk more than the very occasional bottle of Turkish wine. In many ways the trip was similar to the one to Greece two years ago, very much a voyage of discovery with...

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TRIP TO TURKEY – 26 APRIL to 3 MAY 2015

Posted by on Aug 12, 2014 in Events, News, Trips | 0 comments

WOEWSA  PROPOSED TRIP TO TURKEY – PROVISIONAL DATES 26 APRIL to 3 MAY 2015 Organised by Taner Ogutoglu of Gusobar PR and ex-director of Wines of Turkey Ed Adams MW has made contact Taner Ogutoglu who has come with a provisional itinerary which, as we have done before, includes a bit of sight seeing as well as winery visits. Pricing includes flights, hotels (based on two sharing) and all internal transfers. Wines From Turkey have advised that since this is a trade trip the wineries will be offering us meals, so be prepared for a lot of...

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Visite en Champagne de membres de la WEWSA

Posted by on May 19, 2014 in Trips | 0 comments

Written by Dave Masters, 17 May 2014 Visite en Champagne de membres de la WEWSA West of England Wine & Spirit Association (Grande-Bretagne) Du 11 au 16 mai 2014  The Associations trip to Champagne began with a smooth Eurostar linked journey through the May showers to Reims and our Hotel Redishome, conveniently placed next to the railway station. If only we had needed a train. Plenty were available, some almost within touching distance. I particularly enjoyed the railway station’s PA system, with its dramatic chord sequence that preceded...

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