We have long been devotees of Burgundy – and for the first time are holding a tasting and dinner to showcase the full range of this region’s wonderful wines.
ONE GREAT GEORGE STREET, WESTMINSTER, LONDON, SW1P 3AA
TUESDAY 21ST OCTOBER 2008
TASTING – 7.00PM
DINNER – 8.30PM
Burghound is the ‘nom de plume’ of Allen Meadows, a wine enthusiast and Burgundy lover, who has been collecting the wines of Burgundy and visiting the region for more than 20 years. We are incredibly pleased that he is joining us for this tasting and dinner – his first ever appearance in the UK. He will be speaking throughout the evening, including a Q & A session, to shed light on this fascinating region and its wines.
Producers who will be showing wines:
Domaine Jean-Paul Droin (Chablis)
Domaine Fourrier (Gevrey Chambertin)
Domaine Serafin (Gevrey Chambertin)
Domaine des Lambrays (Morey St Denis)
Domaine Ponsot (Morey St Denis)
Domaine Ghislaine Barthod (Chambolle Musigny)
Domaine Louis Boillot (Chambolle Musigny)
Nicolas Potel (Nuits St Georges)
Domaine Bonneau du Martray (Pernand Vergelesses)
Domaine Tollot-Beaut (Chorey les Beaune)
Domaine Joseph Voillot (Volnay)
Domaine Jean Marc Boillot (Pommard)
Jean-Philippe Fichet (Meursault)
Domaine Francois Jobard (Meursault)
At the pre-dinner tasting the growers will each be showing a vertical flight of wine from their own cellars, with highlights including six vintages of the outstanding Clos de la Roche Grand Cru from Laurent Ponsot.
During dinner we will be drinking the following spectacular wines:
Chablis Grand Cru Valmur Domaine Jean-Paul Droin 2005
Meursault Chevalieres Jean-Philippe Fichet 2002
Corton Charlemagne Grand Cru Domaine Bonneau du Martray 2000 (en magnum)
Gevrey Chambertin 1er Cru Fonteny Domaine Serafin 1999
Clos des Lambrays Grand Cru Domaine des Lambrays 1999
Chapelle Chambertin Grand Cru Domaine Laurent Ponsot 1999
Corton Grand Cru Domaine Tollot Beaut 1996
Volnay 1er Cru Fremiets Domaine Joseph Voillot 1983
We anticipate that tickets will sell very quickly and we can only offer them on a first come first served basis, so please let me know if you are interested as soon as possible. Tables seat 10.
PRICE PER TICKET IS £239.00 PER PERSON.
Full payment is required in advance to confirm your booking. If you are unable to attend, your payment is non-refundable, unless we are able to resell your tickets, in which case we will return your payment in full.
For further information or to purchase tickets please contact Philippa Wright on 020 7793 7900 or firstname.lastname@example.org.