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In Person - An Afternoon with the Wine Society - Special Guest Sarah Knowles MW

11 Oct 2021 4:30 - 06:30 pm
In Person - An Afternoon with the Wine Society - Special Guest Sarah Knowles MW
Sale price: £75.00 per person
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Code: TG211011IPA

At this special tutored tasting, Sarah Knowles MW will be leading guests through a selection of wines from some of her favourite producers from the regions in which she buys.  

The line-up features The Society’s Champagne producer Alfred Gratien, a selection of Italy’s top winemakers including Fontodi from Chianti and Ciabot Berton from Barolo, and two pairs of wines from the USA including legendary growers Au Bon Climat and Ridge. 

Alongside the selected wines each guest will receive a personal plate of premium cheeses from the Fine Cheese Company.

Sarah Knowles MW

Sarah Knowles MW

Sarah Knowles MW joined The Society in March 2014 and is responsible for purchasing wines from Champagne, Italy, and North America, as well as overseeing our portfolio of sparkling wines and spirits. Sarah passed her Masters of Wine qualification in 2015, winning the prize for the best research paper that year.

Magnum of The Society's Champagne Brut NV

Extraordinarily fine, poised Champagne, made from 45% chardonnay and equal pa...

France     £69.00   Magnum     £414.00   Case of 6

Au Bon Climat Sanford & Benedict Chardonnay 2018

A standout California chardonnay from a well-loved producer, this toasty, bak...


Hanzell Vineyards Sonoma County Chardonnay 2017

Hanzell have developed a great reputation for producing some of the most age-...

USA     £39.00   Bottle     £234.00   Case of 6

Barolo Roggeri, Ciabot Berton 2012

Expansive, rich-flavoured, generous Barolo, with sweet fruit and gentle grip ...


Chianti Classico Riserva, Vigna del Sorbo Fontodi 2010

Ripe, succulent, yet fresh and well structured, with just 5% cabernet sauvign...


Taurasi Riserva Piano di Montevergine Feudi di San Gregorio 2013

Taurasi Riserva Piano di Montevergine Feudi di San Gregorio 2013


Graticciaia, Vallone 2015

Opulent, multi-layered and seductive with generous spicy flavour, this is one...

Italy     £35.00   Bottle     £210.00   Case of 6

Once and Future Oakley Road Vineyard Zinfandel 2019

We have once again agreed a great price on this wine which gives a great intr...

USA     £24.00   Bottle     £288.00   Case of 12

Ridge Geyserville 2019

This iconic zinfandel, is actually a field blend of 71% zin, 19% carignane, 7...


The Tastings & Events and Buying teams love to share their knowledge, expertise and the joy of wine with members and there is no better way than through tasting and talking about different wines.  Across our variety of tutored events and masterclasses tailored to different levels of experience, there is bound to be an event that appeals to you.

Do you send physical tickets or is it all e-tickets? 

We no longer send out physical tickets for our events. An email confirming registration will be sent to the member who has purchased the ticket(s) and this email can be used as confirmation upon arrival at the event.  

Can I bring a non-member? 

Yes. Tickets must be booked by a member, but you are welcome to bring non-member guests.

Do I need to know lots about wine to attend?

Absolutely not! Our events target a range of experience and knowledge levels, and we try to make this clear on our event pages. If you’re unsure if an event is for you, simply contact and we will try to help.

Do I get a discount on wines after events?

After our ‘in person’ events, we offer attendees a 10% discount on the wines we have shown, subject to availability. You will be provided with a private code after attending the event to redeem the discount

What is your cancellation policy?

Full details on our cancellation policy can be found here.

Can I join a waiting list for sold out events?

Yes. Please do feel free to join our waiting lists for sold out events. If tickets become available you will be contacted by email.

Members attending in person events will receive a 10% discount on available wines featured in that event. This discount does not apply to wines that are currently offered with any other discount.

Merchant Taylors' Hall

11 Oct 2021 4:30 - 06:30 pm Merchant Taylors' Hall, 30 Threadneedle St, London EC2R 8JB

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