Oisin Kelly World Champion

What does it mean to be PROUD.❤ Honestly, I have had one of the most amazing weeks. For the last few months I have been practicing and practicing for the World cocktail championships, when we arrived in Chengdu I spent every spare minute with my ironing board in the...

Wine Diary Highlights for November  2019

Wine Diary Highlights for November  2019 View this email in your browser The diary is as busy as ever with lots of consumer wine fairs taking place in November.  This weekend O’Briens Winter Wine Festival takes place in Cork (Nov 7th) and Dublin (8th & 9th)...

Wine Diary Highlights for October 2019

Wine Diary Highlights for October 2019 There are lots of trade and consumer events in the diary for October 2019.  A few key events are highlighted below. Alliance Wines Christmas tasting will take place in Lock’s Restaurant on October 3rd. Invitation only. The...

The Vinous Young Wine Writer Fellowship

The Vinous Young Wine Writer Fellowship About The Vinous Young Wine Writer Fellowship: The Vinous Young Wine Writer Fellowship is awarded annually to a selected writer with a passion for wine and an ambition to pursue a career in wine writing and journalism. The...

Autumn 2019 Wine Diary Update

Now that summer is almost over, time to take a quick look at the upcoming diary events for Autumn 2019.  The diary is starting to fill, and dates for 2020 are already being booked so make sure you have a look at those too. For anyone in the trade interested in the...

New Wine Lecturer Appointed at UC Davis

UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education has confirmed that Pat Henderson is to lecture three of the five courses in the college’s online Winemaking Certificate Program. Henderson is the owner/proprietor of About Wine Consulting and has a degree in fermentation...