Event summaries

27.3.2019 - Italian Dinner – Theo Randall’s Restaurant

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Prosecco Spumante Superiore Asolo DOCG from Ca’ Morlin NV 4 £14 £14
Riesling by GD Vajra 2015 4.5 £22 £22
Margheria from Massolino 2014 5 £53 £57
Barolo Giuseppe Mascarello 2009 5.5 £65 £160
Barolo Giuseppe Mascarello 2006 6 £89 £185
Orvieto Classico Superiore Muffa Nobile ‘Calcaia’, Barberani 2015 (50cl) 5 £25 £25

* Wines are marked out of 7.
* Prices include VAT.
* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


19.2.19 - The Languedoc-Roussillon Re-invented

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Les Hautes Terres, Cremant De Limoux "Josephine" (AOP) NV 4.5 £19.44 £19.44
Domaine La Croix Gratiot Picpoul de Pinet (AOP) 2018 4 £5.22 £5.22
Domaine Simonnet La Clape (IGP) 2017 5 £9.50 £9.50
Mas de Daumas Gassac Grand Cru Blanc (AOP) 2017 5 £38 £38
Domaine Clavel (Pic St Loup) Rosé (AOP) 2017 4 £8.24 £8.24
Domaine Navarre (St Chinian) (IGP) 2013 3.5 £7.87 £7.87
Domaine Borie De Maurel Belle De Nuit (Roussillon) (IGP) 2015 4.5 £21.49 £21.49
Les Jamelles (Pays d'Oc) (IGP) 2017 5 £8.96 £8.96
Domaine Aupilhac (Montpeyroux) (IGP) 2013 4.5 £16 £16
Le Soula Rouge (Roussillon) (IGP) 2010 6 £22 £22
Domaine Chabanon (Montpeyroux) 'L'Esprit de font Caude" (AOP) 2015 5 £19 £19
Chateau Des Estanilles (Faugeres)'Le clos du fou' (AOP) 2015 5.5 £22.50 £22.50
Domaine Gauby (Côtes du Roussillon Villages) Muntada (AOP) 2013 5 £50 £50
Mas De Daumas Gassac, Grand Cru Rouge (AOP) 2013 6 £25 £25
Domaine De Barroubio (St Jean De Minervois) (AOP) 2017 5 £15.73 £15.73

* Wines are marked out of 7.
* Prices include VAT.
* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


5.12.18 - Christmas Tasting, Auction and Raffle

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Champagne Tarlant Reserve Brut NV 4 £23.40 £25
Chablis Premier Cru Vaulorent Jean-Marc Brocard 2012 5 £23 £35
Chablis Premier Cru Sechet Samuel Billaud 2014 4.5 £20.30 £26
Cuvée Frédéric Emile Trimbach Riesling 2007 (Mags) 4.5 £75 £160
Châteauneuf-du-Pape Blanc, Domaine du Vieux Télégraphe 2014 5 £46.20 £53
Nuits-St Georges, Les Pruliers, 1er Cru, Domaine Jean Grivot 2009 5.5 £63 £150
Châteauneuf-du-Pape Rouge, Domaine du Vieux Télégraphe 2005 5 £24.60 £78
La Parde de Haut Bailly 2009 5 £23.28 £40
Madame Château de Pitray, Côtes de Castillon 2011 5.5 £12.30 £18
Château Figeac 1998 6 £41.10 £195
Château Léoville-Barton 1996 6 £39.66 £120
Château La Fleur-Pétrus 1995 6.8 £51.06 £210
Grahams 1983 6 £60 £115
Oberemmel Hütte Riesling Auslese von Hövel 2003 6 £16.34 £28
Château Sigalas-Rabaud 2003 6 £20.60 £40

* Wines are marked out of 7.
* Prices include VAT.
* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


15.11.18 - Hermitage Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Cockburns White Port 4.5 £10 £10
Hermitage Blanc, Chevalier de Stérimberg, Jaboulet Aìné 2003 4.5 £39 £39
Crozes-Hermitage, Domaine de Thalabert, Paul Jaboulet Aîné 2006 4.5 £18.90 £40
Hermitage, Monier de la Sizeranne, Chapoutier 2006 5 £29.90 £60
Hermitage, Le Gréal Rouge, M Sorrel 2007 6 £76.90 £100
Grahams 1983 5.5 £60 £65

* Wines are marked out of 7.
* Prices include VAT.
* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


15.10.18 - Chateau Leoville Barton Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Charles Heidsieck NV Champagne 5 £30 £43
Domaine de Chevalier Blanc 2013 4.5 £52 £80
Château Léoville Barton 1996 5.5 £33 £100
Château Léoville Barton 1999 5 £22 £74
Château Léoville Barton 2004 6 £24 £70
Château Suduiraut 2001 6 £58 £109

* Wines are marked out of 7.
* Prices exclude VAT.
* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


18.09.18 - Loire Tasting

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Huet Petillant 2012 3.5 £23.50 £23.50
Muscadet Cotes de Grand Lieu sur Lie, Clos de la Butte, Eric Chevalier 2014 4 £10.50 £10.50
Muscadet Le Clos du Ch L’Oiselinière, Chéreau-Carré 2014 4 £12.95 £12.95
Cour-Cheverny Cuvée Renaissance 2014 4.5 £12 £12
Coteaux du Vendômois Le Carillon de Vendôme “Le Cocagne” Chenin Blanc 2017 4 £9.50 £9.50
Touraine Chenonceaux Domaine de la Renaudie 2016 4.5 £12 £12
Sancerre, Chavignol Reserve des Mont Damnés, François Cotat 1989 3.5 n/a n/a
Sancerre, Chavignol Reserve des Mont Damnés, François Cotat 1991 4.5 n/a n/a
Sancerre, Chavignol Les Mont Damnés, François Cotat 2006 3.5 n/a £165
Pouilly-Fumé Cuvée Prestige Domaine Seguin, 2015 (Magnum) 5 £41 £52
Pouilly-Fumé, Silex, Didier Dagueneau, 2012 5 £144 £144
Menetou-Salon Morogues Rosé, Domaine Pellé 2017 4 £11.50 £11.50
Saumur Champigny Tradition Clos des Cordeliers, Domaine Ratron 2015 4.5 £11.50 £11.50
Chinon Les Cornuelles Domaine Sourdais 2010 5 £15 n/a
Chinon, Le Villy Cuvée Prestige Domaine de Raifault 1989 6 £39 £39
Coteaux du Layon St Aubin, Les Varennes Domaine Cady 2015 5 £14 £14
Vouvray Clos du Bourg Moelleux, Huet 1989 5.5 n/a £165

* Wines are marked out of 7.
* Prices include VAT.
* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


5.07.18 - Blind Tasting

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Hush Heath Estate Balfour (Sparkling, England) 4 £22 £22
A1. Saarburger Rausch Kabinett 2009 (Riesling, Germany) 5 £16 £16
A2. Reserve Trimbach 2014 (Riesling, France) 3.5 £15 £23
B1. Greywacke Wild Sauvignon Blanc 2014 (Sauvignon Blanc, NZ) 4 £31 £31
B2. Sancerre Chotard 2014 (Sauvignon Blanc, France) 3.5 £31 £31
C1. Samuel Billaud Chablis Grand Cru Les Clos 2012 (Chardonnay, France) 3 £41 £73
C2. Catena Alta Chardonnay 2014 (Chardonnnay, Chile) 4 £23 £23
D1. Drouhin Dundee Hills 2014 (Pinot Noir, USA) 4.5 £45 £45
D2. Morey St Denis Dujac 2009 (Pinot Noir, France) 5 £55 £73
E1. Hermitage Monier de la Sizeranne, Chapoutier 2005 (Syrah, France) 5 £37 £54
E2. Waterford Kevin Arnold 2014 (Shiraz, South Africa) 5 £37 £37
F1. Lake Breeze Arthur's Reserve 2013 (Cabernet Sauvignon blend, Australia) 4 £31 £31
F2. La Parde Haut Bailly 2009 (Cabernet Sauvignon blend, France) 5 £23 £32
Tokaji 5 Putts 2013 (Furmint, Hungary) 6 £29 £29

* Wines are marked out of 7.
* Prices include VAT.
* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


6.06.18 - Burgundy Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Tarlant "Tradition" Champagne 4 £22 £30
Domaine Bonneau du Martray Corton-Charlemagne Grand Cru 2006 5.5 £50 £117
Domaine Jean Grivot Les Pruliers, Nuits-Saint-Georges Premier Cru 2009 5 £53 £105
Domaine Jean Grivot Les Pruliers, Nuits-Saint-Georges Premier Cru 2005 5.5 £39 £90
Domaine Jean Grivot Les Pruliers, Nuits-Saint-Georges Premier Cru 2002 6 £33 £60
Chateau de Rayne Vigneau 2005 5 £20 £33

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices exclude VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


24.04.2018 - New Zealand Tasting: away from the stereotypes

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Lindauer Brut NV 4 £14 £14
Dog Point Section 94 Sauvignon Blanc 2015 3 £19.50 £19.50
Greywacke Wild Sauvignon 2015 5 £26 £26
Seresin Chardonnay Reserve 2015 4.5 £17 £17
Kumeu River Maté's Vineyard Chardonnay 2015 5 £32 £32
Te Mata: Zara Viognier 2015 4.5 £23 £23
Villa Maria: Private Bin Gewurztraminer 2016 4.5 £11 £11
Three Terraces Pinot Gris 2017 4.5 £7.25 £7.25
Mudhouse Claim 431 Pinot Noir 2016 5 £15 £15
Prophet's Rock Pinot Noir 2013 5 £22 £22
Trinity Hill Gimblett Gravels Syrah 2013 4 £18.50 £18.50
Te Mata Bullnose Syrah 2015 5 £33 £33
Te Mata Woodthorpe Cab Sav and Merlot 2013 4.5 £13 £13
Pegasus Bay Finale 2011 (37.5 cl) 5.5 £21.70 £21.70

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices include VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


19.02.18 - Star Right Bank Reds Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Charles Heidsieck Brut Champagne 5 £30 £42
Château de Fieuzal Blanc 2013 5 £27 £36
Château de la Dauphine 2010 4.5 £11 £20
Château La Fleur-Pétrus 1995 6 £42 £120
Château Figeac 1998 6.5 £34 £170
Château Suduiraut 2001 6 £58 £60

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices exclude VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


05.12.17 - Christmas Tasting and Raffle

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Cuvée de l’Ecusson NV 4 £14 £14
Chablis Vaulorent JM Brocard 2012 4.5 £23 £30
Chablis 1er Cru Mont de Milieu Samuel Billaud 2012 5 £16 £18
Trimbach Cuvée Frédéric Emile Riesling (Mags) 2007 4.5 £75 £90
Chorey-les-Beaune Chapitre Tollot-Beaut 2005 5 £12 £30
Rousillon Villages Vieilles Dom. Gauby 2014 5 £18 £36
Pauillac Ulysse 2010 5   £30
Château Berliquet 2005 5 £17 £39
La Parde de Haut-Bailly 2009 5 £19 £36
Château Haut-Brion 1994 6 £34 £374
Château La Mission Haut-Brion 1996 6 £47 £209
Château Léoville-Las Cases 1989 6.5 £12 £180
Domaine de Chevalier 2002 6 £16 £67
Château Sigalas Rabaud 2003 6 £17 £30

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices include VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


09.11.17 - Vieux Télégraphe Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Domaine Biguet, St-Péray 4 £20.00 £20
Vieux Télégraphe white 2014 5 £45.00 £45
Vieux Télégraphe 2000 6 £15.49 £36
Vieux Télégraphe 2004 5.5 £16.00 £42
Vieux Télégraphe 2005 5.5 £20.00 £56
Taylor’s port 1992 6 £16.00 £160

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices exclude VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


10.10.17 - Tasting: The Judgement; Decanter Awards 2017

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Cuvée de l’Ecusson NV
(Luxembourg)
4 £13.84 £13.84
Russian Jack 2016
(Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand)
3.5 £8.18 £8.18
Domaine David Sautereau Sancerre 2016
(Sauvignon Blanc, France)
4 £16.95 £16.95
Amalaya 2016
(Torrontés/Riesling, Argentina)
4 £10.00 £10.00
Devil’s Corner 2015
(Riesling, Tasmania)
5 £16.60 £16.60
Valdivieso 2015
(Chardonnay, Chile)
4 £10.26 £10.26
Paul Cluver’s Seven Flags 2016
(Chardonnay, South Africa)
5 £32.16 £32.16
Domaine de Rimauresq 2016
(S. Rhône varietal, France)
3.5 £12.50 £12.50
Te Kairanga Runholder 2014
(Pinot Noir, New Zealand)
5 £20.11 £20.11
Arboleda 2014
(Pinot Noir, Chile)
4 £19.99 £19.99
Pisano Cisplatino 2015
(Tannat, Uruguay)
4 £11.16 £11.16
Bodega Garzón 2015
(Tannat, Uruguay)
5 £16.30 £16.30
Waxed Bat 2015
(Cab Sav/Malbec, Argentina)
5.5 £11.99 £11.99
Vin de Constance 2013 (50cl)
(Muscat, South Africa)
6 £42.16 £42.16

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices include VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


06.06.17 - Claret Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Wine Society’s Exhibition English sparkling wine NV 4.5 £21 £21
Chablis 1er Cru Mont de Vaulorent Brocard 2012 6 £23 £30
La Parde de Haut-Bailly 2009 5 £23.28 £42
Domaine de Chevalier 2002 6 £19.51 £50
Haut-Brion 1994 6 £41.27 £350
Sigalas Rabaud 2003 5.5 £20.60 £30

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices include VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


29.03.17 - Chilean Tasting – New World, old grapes, new and old technology – An Exploration!

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Miguel Torres Santa Digna Estelado Sparkling Rose (NV) 3.5 £12.50 £12.50
Limari Talinay, Chardonnay 2014 4.5 £12.50 £12.50
Errazuriz Wild Ferment Chardonnay 2015 4 £13.20 £13.20
Santa Ema Sauvignon Gris 2015 4.5 £9.00 £9.00
Lascar Sauvignon Blanc Central Valley 2016 3.5 £5.75 £5.75
Morande Reserva One to One 2015 4 £8.40 £8.40
Emiliana Silbador Carmenère 2015 4 £6.50 £6.50
The Society’s Exhibition Alto Maipo Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 5 £13.50 £13.50
Undurraga Vigno Maule Carignan 2013 4.5 £17.00 £17.00
Valle Antigua Merlot 2016 5 £7.20 £7.20
Antiyal 2008 5 £24.00 £24.00
Montes Purple Angel 2013 6 £28.50 £28.50
Valdivieso Eclat Botrytis Semillon 2013 (37.5 cl) 5 £10.75 £10.75

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices include VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


09.02.17 - Burgundy Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
The Wine Society Non Vintage Champagne
(laid down in 2015)
4.5 £19.92 £29.50
Chablis 1er Cru, Mont de Milieu, 2012
Samuel Billaud
4.5 £18.90 £26.50
Chorey-lès-Beaune, pièce du chapitre, 2004
Tollot-Beaut
4.5 £13.20 £23.76
Chorey-lès-Beaune, pièce du chapitre, 2005
Tollot-Beaut
5 £14.75 £25.50
Nuits-Saint-Georges, 2001
Jean Chauvenet
4 £13.51 £34.00
Nuits-Saint-Georges, 1er Cru, Les Damodes, 2005
Jean Chauvenet
5.5 £30.74 £65.00

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices include VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


05.12.16 - Christmas Tasting and Raffle

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
The Society's Exhibition English Sparkling Wine 2014 4 £21.00 £21.00
Clos Floridène 2010 4.5 £15.40 £28.00
Pavillon Blanc du Château Margaux 2004 4 £59.75 £170.00
Pinot Gris 'Roche Calcaire’, Domaine Zind-Humbrecht 2014 4 £19.50 £19.50
Côtes du Roussillon Vieilles Vignes Domaine Gauby 2012 4 £25.46 £32.00
Pauillac Ulysse 2010 5 £19.50 £22.00
Château Grand-Puy-Lacoste 2003 6 £29.05 £48.00
Château Fourcas-Borie 2008 5 £0.00 £22.00
Château Léoville-Las Cases 1989 5.75 £14.39 £136.00
Château La Mission Haut-Brion 1996 6 £56.45 £163.00
Smith Woodhouse 1994 6 £20.71 £48.00
Quinta de Senhora da Ribeira 1998 5.5 £37.79 £48.00

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices include VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


31.10.16 - Rhône Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Saint Péray Mousseux Brut: Domaine Biguet 4.5 £22.74 £22.74
Domaine Rene Rostaing Condrieu La Bonnette 5 £38.60 £42.00
Domaine Alain Graillot Crozes-Hermitage 2007 3 £17.72 £24.00
Paul Jaboulet Aine Domaine de Thalabert Crozes-Hermitage 2005 5.5 £14.10 £20.00
M. Chapoutier Hermitage Monier de la Sizeranne 1998 6 £27.29 £50.00
Domaine de La Rectorie Rivesaltes Parce Freres 5.5 £13.50 £13.50

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices include VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


04.10.16 - The Wines of Spain Tasting

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Cava Conde de Haro Brut 2013 4 £11.95 £11.95
Pazo de Villerai 2015 4.5 £8.50 £8.50
Fefiñanes Albariño 2015 4 £13.95 £13.95
Tomàs Cusiné Finca Racons 2011 4 £12.95 £12.95
López de Heredia Gravonia 2006 5 £17.00 £17.00
Contino Blanco 2014 5 £14.17 £25.45
Contino Garnacha 2012 4.5 £14.70 £25.45
Contino Reserva 2010 5 £12.33 £20.55
Contino Viña del Olivo 2010 6 £38.06 £58.55
Contino Graciano 2009 5 £30.16 £46.00
Aalto 2013 6 £23.50 £23.50
Aalto PS 2013 5.5 £61.50 £61.50
Mas Martinet, Clos Martinet 2011 6 £39.50 £39.50

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices include VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


01.07.16 - Chateau Margaux Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Charles Heidsieck Brut Réserve NV 4.5 £35.83 £36.00
Pavillon Blanc 2004 5 £59.75 £115.00
Pavillon Rouge 2000 5.5 £28.93 £144.00
Château Margaux 1990 6.25 £71.39 £720.00
Château Margaux 1983 6.5 £26.26 £378.00
Château La Tour Blanche 2005 5.5 £31.25 £35.00

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices include VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


11.05.16 - Top Class Claret Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
The Society’s Champagne Brut NV 4.5 £20.00 £23.33
Clos Floridène Blanc 2010 5 £13.00 £13.00
Château Pichon-Longueville-Comtesse de Lalande 1986 5 £17.82 £156.00
Château Margaux 1991 6 £46.80 £312.00
Château Leoville-Las Cases 1989 5.5 £14.39 £126.00
Oberemmeler Hutte Auslese Goldcap Von Hovel 2003 5 £16.34 £30

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices include VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


09.03.16 - Chardonnay and Claret Tasting

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Celebration Cremant de Loire 2012 (12%) 3.5 £11.50 £11.50
Juanico Benteveo Chardonnay 2014 (12%) 3 £6.95 N/A
Heggies Eden Valley Chardonnay 2013 (13%) 3.5 £14.50 £14.50
Meerlust Estate Chardonnay, Stellenbosch 2012 (13%) 4.5 £16.00 £16.00
Ch de Beauregard Saint-Véran Classique 2013 (13%) 4.5 £12.95 £12.95
Brocard Vaulorent Chablis 2012 (13%) 5 £23.00 £23.00
Corton Charlemagne Bonneau du Martray 2005 (13.5%) 5.5 £55.10 £100.00
Château Berliquet 2005 (13%) 4.5 £20.95 £24.00
Château Berliquet 2000 (13%) 5.5 £26.42 £33.00
Château Fourcas-Dumont Listrac 2008 (13%) 5 £0.00 £12.00
Wine Society's Exhibition Pauillac 2007 (12.5%) 4.5 £19.50 £19.50
Château Latour 1996(12.5%) 6 £102.13 £528.00
Château Leoville-Barton 1999 (12.5%) 5.5 £26.40 £53.00
Château La Tour Blanche 2005(14%) 6 £31.25 £35.00

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices include VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


07.12.15 - Christmas Tasting and Raffle

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Pol Roger Brut Reserve NV (12.5%) 5 £27.50* £32.50*
Rainer Weiss Loibenberg Riesling 2012 (13%) 4 £19.50* £19.50*
Mac Forbes RS7 Strathbogie Ranges Riesling 2014 (12.5%) 3.5 £20.00* £20.00*
Jean-Marc Vincent Santenay Blanc Les Potets 2012 (13%) 5 £25.00* £25.00*
Corton-Charlemagne 2004, Domaine Bonneu de Martray (12.5%) 4 £42.59 £86.50
Nuit-St-Georges Aux Murgers, 1er Cru 1999, Dm. Sylvain Cathiard (13.5%) 5 £16.51 £208.00
Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru Cuvée Réservée Bourée 1990 5.5 £20.43 £20.00
Château Figeac 1998 (13%) 6 £34.25 £110.00
Château Figeac 1990 (13%) 6 £17.40 £150.00
Château Cheval Blanc 1993 (12.5%) 6.5 £25.61 £215.00
Hermitage Rouge Chave 1999 (13%) 5.5 £42.55 £190.00
Hermitage Monier de la Sizeranne 1998 (13%) 6 £22.74 £50.00
Hermitage La Chapelle 1995 (13%) 5.5 £23.17 £60.00
Château Lafaurie-Peyraguey 1997 (14%) 5 £22.87 £22.00

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are ex-VAT, except starred* prices, which include VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


02.11.15 - Claret Dinner – 15/20/25 years after

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Boizel Brut Reserve NV 5 £13.19 £18.75
Trimbach Gewurztraminer 2013 5 £9.79 £9.79
Château Duhart-Milon, Dm. de Rothschild 2000 5 £38.98 £65.00
Château Haut-Bailly 1995 5.5 £16.09 £45.00
Les Forts de Latour 1990 6 £14.66 £125.00
Quinta de Senhora da Ribera 1998 6 £31.49 £35.00

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are per bottle and exclude VAT

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


15.09.15 - Southern Rhone Dinner - Clos des Papes

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Schloss Lieser Riesling Kabinett 2009 5 £10.64 £14.00
Clos des Papes Blanc 2006 4.5 £22.29 £36.00
Clos des Papes 2003 5 £22.92 £55.00
Clos des Papes 2000 5.5 £16.99 £55.00
Clos des Papes 1998 5.5 £13.39 £45.00
Chateau Doisy Vedrines 2007 6 £19.19 £25.00

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are per bottle and exclude VAT

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


23.06.15 - Tutored Wine Dinner -- Rare and Exotic Grapes

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Dow's Fine White Port n/a £7.59 £9.00
Zilavka 2014 (Tikvesh, Macedonia - Stobi Winery) 3 £0.00 £8.00
Kidonitsa 2013 (Lakonia, Greece - Monemvasia Winery) 3.5 £7.50 £9.00
Asproudi 2013 (Lakonia, Greece - Monemvasia Winery) 4 £7.50 £10.00
Tornai Zenit 2013 (Mount Somló, Hungary - Tornai Winery) 4 £7.25 £10
Autoctoni Pecorino 2013 (Abruzzo, Italy - Cantina Orsogna) 5 £6.92 £12.00
Altavia Rossese di Dolceacqua Superiore 2010 (Liguria, Italy - Altavia) 3 £11.30 £16.00
Vranec 2011 (Tikvesh, Macedonia - Stobi Winery) 4.5 £9.99 £9.99
Weninger Kékfrankos Balf 2012 (Balf, Hungary - Weninger) 3 £9.80 £11.00
Vinteloper TN/12 (Langhorne Creek, South Australia - Vinteloper) 5 £11.20 £13.00
Villa de Corullón 2002 (Bierzo, Spain - Descendientes des J Palacios) 5.5 £20.40 n/a

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are per bottle and exclude VAT

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


12.05.15 - Burgundy Dinner – Nuits-Saints-Georges

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
The Society's Saumur Rosé Brut (12%) 5 £10.95* £10.95*
Domaine Bonneau du Martray Corton-Charlemagne Grand Cru 2002 (13.5%) 5.75 £42.59 £89.00
Nuits-Saint-Georges Premier Cru Les Bousselots (Chauvenet) 2001 (13.5%) 4.5 £17.92 £40.00
Nuits-Saint-Georges Premier Cru Pruliers (Grivot) 2001 (13%) 5 £49.50* £49.50*
Nuits-Saint-Georges CD Porrets (Gouges) 1999 (13%) 6.25 £19.27 £54.00
Taylor's Vintage Port 1992 (18%+) 6 £16.09 £130.00

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are ex-VAT, except starred* prices, which include VAT

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


23.03.15 - Claret Dinner - Château Berliquet

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Pol Roger Brut Réserve 5 £195.00
per case of 6* 
(special offer)
£234.00
per case of 6* 
Dog Point Chardonnay 2010 4 £17.00* £19.00*
Château Berliquet 2005 5 £17.46 £24.00
Château Berliquet 2000 5.5 £22.02 £29.00
Château Berliquet 1998 6 £19.49 £42.00
Château Sigalas Rabaud 2001 5.5 £16.23 £37.00

* Wines are marked out of 7. 

* Prices are ex-VAT, except starred* prices, which include VAT 

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


12.02.15 - Wines of Southern France Tasting

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Crément de Limoux Cuvée St-Laurent Antech 2011 (12%) 3.5 £10.95 £10.95
Sauvignon de l'Arjolle 2013 (12%) 3 £7.50 £7.50
Domaine Richeaume Tradition 2011 (12.5%) 3.5 £13.50 £13.50
Languedoc Blanc, Domaine Félines Jourdan 2013 (13%) 4 £7.75 £7.75
Mas Bruguière Les Muriers 2012 (13%) 3.5 £13.95 £13.95
Les Perles de Jones Carignan Gris, Côtes Catalanes 2013 (12.5%) 4 £16.00 £16.00
Mas de Daumas Gassac Blanc 2013 (13%) 5 £25.00 £25.00
Domaine de Millet Cabernet Franc/Merlot 2013 4 £9.50 £9.50
Domaine Ferrer-Ribière Tradition 2010 (13.5%) 3.5 £11.95 £11.95
Chateau Milhau-Lacugue Cuvée Magali 2012 (14%) 4.5 £10.25 £10.25
Madiran, Domaine Pichard 2008 (14%) 5 £11.95 £11.95
Mas de la Rouvière 2010 (14%)) 5 £18.50 £18.50
Domaine Tempier 2011 (14.5%) 4.5 £22.00 £22.00
Domaine Bellegarde 2012 (13.5%) 5 £14.95 £14.95
* Wines are marked out of 7.
 
* Prices are per bottle and include VAT
 
* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.
 

09.12.14 - Classic French regions - Christmas Tasting and Raffle

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Cremant de Jura Brut, Dm. de Montbourgeau (12%) 3.5 £12.50* £12.50*
WS Exhibition Chablis Premier Cru Montmains 2012 (12.5%) 4 £18.00* £18.00*
Bourgogne Oncle Vincent 2012 (Olivier Leflave 13% ) 4.5 £16.00* £16.00*
Corton Charlegmagne Bonneau de Martray 2002 (13.5%) 5 £42.59 £80
Morey-Blanc Mersault 2008 (13%) 5.5 £39.00* £39.00*
St. Joseph Offerus 2007 (Chave 13.5%) 4 £14.61 £16
Crozes Hermitage 2007 (Graillot 13%) 4 £14.77 £14.77
Dm. de Thalabert 2005 (13.5%) 5.5 £15.74 £24.17
Dm. Vieux Telegraphe 2000 (14.8%) 5.5 £20.50 £35
Clos des Papes 1998 (15% ) 6 £13.39 £56
Château Beau-Site 2003 (13%) 4.5 £8.79 £16.67
Château Figeac 1998 (13.5%) 6 £34.25 £120
Château Haut Brion 1985 (13%) 6 £27.65 £330
Château Coutet 1996 (14%) 6 £24.54 £32

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are per bottle and are ex-VAT, except starred* prices, which include taxes

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


14.11.14 - Pauillac Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Wine Society’s Champagne Brut 5 £147.00
per case of 6*
£119.50
per case of 6*
(special offer)
Clos Floridene Blanc 2010 4.5 £10.83 £18.00
Wine Society’s Exhibition Pauillac 2007 4 £16.25 not available
Grand-Puy-Lacoste 2003 6 £24.21 £31.50
Château Lafite-Rothschild 1997 6.25 £52.84 £575.00*
Smith Woodhouse 1994 6 £17.26 £35

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are ex-VAT, except starred* prices, which include VAT

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


07.10.14 - Wines from the English Speaking World

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Blind Spot Tasmania Sparkling Brut 3.5 £13.95 £13.95
Quartet Anderson Valley Brut 4 £19.50 £19.50
Bolney Pinot Gris 2013 3.5 £16 £16
Willakenzie Estate Pinot Gris 2011 3.5 £20 £20
Chapel Down Bacchus 2013 3 £11.50 £11.50
Greywacke Marlborough 2013 4.5 £16 £16
Springfield Life from Stone 2013 4.5 £9.95 £9.95
Frog’s Leap Napa Valley 2013 4 £14.95 £14.95
Kumeu River Auckland Chardonnay 2011 4 £17.50 £17.50
White Hall Vineyards Petit Verdot 2010 4.5 £22 £22
Chamonix Franschhoek 2011 4 £10.95 £10.95
Mount Koinga Central 2012 5 £19 £19
Exhibition Victoria Shiraz 2010 5 £17.50 £17.50
Peachy Canyon Paso Robles 2011 4.5 £11.50 £11.50
McHenry Hohnen Rocky Road 2012 5.5 £16 £16

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are per bottle and include taxes, except starred* prices, which are ex-VAT

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


03.07.14 - The World of Cabernet

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Carlton Club house champagne 5 £50 n/a
Constantia Glen 5 2009 6 gift £23
Ernie Els Signature Blend 2011 3.5 £35 £46
Bremerton Walter's Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2009 4.5 £25 £35
Hollick Ravenswood Cabernet Sauvignon 2009 4.25 £32 £41
Persevo Cabernet Sauvignon NV 4.5 £14 £15
Catena Alta Cabernet Sauvignon 2009 6 £23 £26
La Parde de Haut-Bailly 2005 4.5 £18.98* £22*
Château Beau-Site 2003 4.5 £8.79* £16.67*
Château Pontet Canet 1996 5.25 £21.12* £68*
Château Léoville Las Cases 1989 6 £11.99* £110*

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are per bottle and include taxes, except starred* prices, which are ex-VAT

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


03.06.14 - 1980s Claret Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Crémant D’Alsace Cuvée Julian Dopff au Moulin 4 £11.95 per bottle* £11.95 per bottle*
Wine Society’s Exhibition Gerwurztraminer 2010 5 £13.95 per bottle* £13.95 per bottle*
Château d’Angludet 1988 5 £68 per case in bond £30 per bottle
Château Beychevelle 1986 5.5 £130 per case in bond £85 per bottle
Pichon-Longueville-Comtesse de Lalande 1986 6 £185 per case in bond £700 per case
Taylor Fladgate Vintage Port 1977 6 £74 per case in bond £480 per case
 
* Wines are marked out of 7.
 
* Prices are ex-VAT, except starred* prices, which include VAT
 
* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.

31.03.14 - Northern Rhone Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Marguet, Rosé Grand Cru, Brut NV 5 £25.00 * £25.00 *
Saint-Péray Grain de Silex, Domaine Guy Farge 2012 5 £17.10 * £17.10 *
St Joseph Offerus Rouge 2007 4 £14.61 £16.00
Hermitage La Chapelle 1995 6 £23.17 £62.00
Hermitage La Chapelle 1997 5 £34.45 £65.00
Château Coutet 2003 6 £19.25 £30.00

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are per bottle and ex-VAT, except starred* prices, which include VAT
 
* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.

04.02.14 - Sweet and sticky wine tasting

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Wehlener Sonnenuhr Spätlese (JJ Prum) 2008 4 £24 £24
Oberemmeler Hutte Auslese Goldcap (Von Hovel) 2003 5 £16.34* n/a
Leiwener Klostergarten Riesling Beerenauslese (Carl Loewen) 2004 (37.5cl) 6 £30.65* n/a
Gewurztraminer Grand Cru Hatschbourg, Dopff au Moulin, 2008 4.5 £18 £18
Jurancon Ballet D'Octobre Domaine Cauhape 2011 3 £13.50 £13.50
Royal Tokaji Aszu 5 Puttonyos 2008 (50cl) 5 £22 £22
A Sticky End Noble Sauvignon Blanc 2009 (37.5cl) 3.5 £11 £11
Brown Brothers Orange Muscat and Flora 2012 (37.5cl) 3 £7.49 £7.49
Muscat de Beaumes de Venise, Domaine des Bernadines, 2012 4.5 £14.95 £14.95
Muscat Cap Corse, Domaine Arena, 2011 5 £22 £22
Chateau Climens 2000 5.5 £40.51* £65*
Vin Santo Santa Cristina 2008 (37.5cl) 2.5 £9.99 £9.99
Williams & Humbert 'As You Like It' Amontillado (37.5cl) 5 £22 £22
Blandy's Terrantez 20 year old (50cl) 5 £45 £45

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are per bottle and include taxes, except starred* prices, which are ex-VAT

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


02.12.13 - Christmas Tasting and Raffle

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC
Market price
Saarburger Rausch Kabinett 2009 5 £13.19 £14-£16
Norman Hardie Chardonnay 2011 3.5 £16.25 £16.25
Chablis Premier Cru Monteé de Tonnerre 2011 5 £15.83 £15.83
Pavillon Blanc 1998 4 £22.09 £80
Nuits St Georges Les Damodes 2001 (Chauvenet) 4.5 £17.92 £22
Château Beau-Site 2003 5 £8.79 £14
Pauillac 2002 4.5 £11.84 n/a
Château Léoville Barton 1994 5 £15.05 £40-45
Château Léoville Lascases 1982 6 £10.68 £300
Crozes-Hermitage Dm. de Thalabert 2000 5 £9.07 £15
Châteauneuf-du-Pape Clos des Papes 2003 6.5 £22.92 £50-55
Hermitage La Chapelle 1997 6 £34.45 £60
Graham's 1985 6 £13.87 £45-50

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are per bottle and are ex-VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


31.10.13 - 1999 Burgundy Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC
Market price
Jules Camuset NV Brut Champagne 4.5 £16.25 £16.25
Corton-Charlemagne Bonneau du Martray 2004 5 £42.59 £60.00
Volnay Vieilles Vignes Nicolas Potel 1999 5.5 £12.18 £29.50
Nuit-Saint-Georges Clos des Porrets Saint-Georges
Domaine Henri Gouges 1999
6 £19.27 £50.00
Nuit-Saint-Georges Aux Murghers Sylvain Cathiard 1999 6 £16.51 £117.00
Sigalas Rabaud 2001 6.5 £16.23 £37.50

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are per bottle and are ex-VAT.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


26.9.13 - Journey Round the Med Tasting

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Marqués de Allela 2012 3.5 £11.95 £11.95
Auzells, Costers del Segre 2012 4 £9.95 £9.95
Saladini Pilastri Falerio dei Colli Ascolani 2012 4 £6.25 £6.25
Etna Bianco 2012 3.5 £8.50 £8.50
Hatzidakis Santorini 2012 3 £10.95 £10.95
Blau, Monsant 2011 4 £8.95 £8.95
Corse-Calvi, Clos Culombu, Cuveé Prestige, 2011 3.5 £11.50 £11.50
Armand Aglianico del Vulture 2006 4 £14.95 £14.95
Etna Rosso Fondo Filara 2010 4 £10.95 £10.95
Vranac 2010 4 £6.95 £6.95
Thymiopoulos Naoussa 2011 3.5 £10.50 £10.50
Earth and Sky 2009 4 £20.00 £20.00
Hochar 2007 4.5 £11.95 £11.95
Chateau Musar 2003 5 £20.00 £20.00
Chateau Musar 2005 5.5 £20.00 £20.00

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are per bottle and include taxes.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


25.6.13 - Château Haut-Brion Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Warre’s 1983 5.5 £10.44 £60.00
Clos Floridène Blanc 2008 4.5 £12.46 £12.46
Bahans-Haut-Brion 2003 5 £49.17 £49.17
Château La Mission Haut-Brion 1996 6 £47.04 £171.00
Château Haut-Brion 1985 6.5 £27.65 £358.00
Château Suduiraut 2001 6 £25.06 £60.00

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are per bottle and exclude taxes.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


21.5.13 - The Schlumberger Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC Market price
Crémant d'Alsace, Cuvée Julien Dopff au Moulin 4 £11.50 £11.50
Pinot Blanc Princes Abbés 2010 4 £8.95 £14.00
Riesling Grand Cru Saering 2011 5 £16.50 £16.50
Pinot Gris Grand Cru Kessler 2010 5 £13.95 not available
Gewürztraminer Princes Abbés 2011 6 £14.95 £14.95
Gewürztraminer Grand Cru Kitterlé 2006 6 Gift from
Séverine Schlumberger
£36.00
Riesling Sélection de Grains Nobles, Cuvée Ernest 2009 7 £59.00 £72.00

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are per bottle and inclue taxes.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


19.03.13 - Blind Pinot Noir Tasting

Wine Origin Cost to WSDC
Market price
Ocio 2008 Chile £31.00 £31.00
Neudorf Moutere 2007 New Zealand £26 £26
Prophets Rock, Central Otago 2009 New Zealand £23 £23
Lemelson Thea's Selection 2009 Oregon £19.50 £19.50
Au Bon Climat Sanford and Benedict 2007 California £32 £32
Hofstatter Mazon 2009 Italy £21 £21
Jean Stodden 2007 Germany £33 £33
Plantagenet P N Great Southern 2009 Australia £26 £26
Savigny-lès-Beaune Pimientiers, Camus-Bruchon 2009 Burgundy £22 £22
Gevrey Chambertin, Domaine Maume 2007 Burgundy £30 £30
Moselle, Les Clos, Château de Vaux 2009 Alsace £17.50 £17.50
Volnay Vielles Vignes Nicolas Potel 1999 Burgundy £14.62* £29*
Nuits St Georges Jean Chauvenet 2001 Burgundy £13.51* £21*
Dry River Pinot Noir 1997 New Zealand £22.50 not available

* Wines were not scored at this tasting.

* Prices are per bottle and include taxes, except starred* prices, which are ex-VAT

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


27.2.13 - Chateau Haut-Bailly Dinner

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC
Market price
Château de Sours La Source Blanc 2011 3.5 £12.34 £12.34
Château Brown (Pessac-Léognan) 2010 4.5 £27.00 £27.00
La Parde de Haut-Bailly 2005 5 £18.98 £18.98
Chateau Haut-Bailly 2004 5 £20.09 £60
Chateau Haut-Bailly 1995 6 £16.09 £55
Chateau Coutet 1996 5.5 £24.54 £40

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are per bottle and exclude taxes.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


03.12.12 - Christmas tasting from the Club Cellar

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC
Market price
2009 Riesling, Schloss Lieser 5 £10.64 £12
Corton Charlemagne Bonneau de Martray 2000 3 £40.32 £94
Pavillon Blanc Margaux 1998 3 £22.09 £109
Château Couhins-Lurton 1998 1 £16.84 £28
Nuits St Georges, Robert Arnoux, 1996 4.75 £15.42 £120
Gevrey Chambertin, Les Evocelles 1996 Lucien Boillot 5 £24.58 £32
Volnay, Vielles Vignes 1999 Nicolas Potel 5 £12.18 unavailable
Gevrey Chambertin, Vielles Vignes, 2004 Alain Burguet 5.5 £34.17 £54
Pauillac 2002 4.75 £11.84 unavailable
Château Phélan Ségur 2002 St Estèphe 4.75 £10.84 £26
Château Ducru Beaucaillou 1997 St Julien 6 £17.73 £79
Château Berliquet 1997 St Émilion 5 £19.49 £38
Château d’Angludet 1994, Margaux, in magnum 5 £32.15 (per magnum) £22 (per bottle)
Château Grand-Puy Lacoste 1990 Pauillac 6.5 £23.56 £156
Chateau Canon 1985 St-Émilion 6.9 £19.23 £88
Graham 1985 6 £13.87 £72

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are per bottle and exclude taxes.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.


29.01.13 - Mainly Rioja 2001 tasting

Wine Vote Cost to WSDC
Market price
Society's Reserva Cava 4 £7.50 £7.50
Romate Fino Perdido 4.5 £7.50 £7.50
Contino Blanco 2006 4.75 £23.00 £23.00
Vina Tondonia Reserva Blanco 1996 4.75 £19.95 £19.95
Society's Exhibition Rioja Gran Reserva 2001 5 £52.00 (per magnum) £52.00 (per magnum)
CVNE Imperial Gran Reserva 2001 5.5 £24 £24
CVNE Contino Reserva 2001 5.75 £24 £24
Viña Amézola Gran Reserva 2001 6 £18 £18
La Rioja Alta, Viña Ardanza Reserva Especial 2001 6 £18.50 £18.50
Marqués de Murrieta, Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva 2001 6 £35.00 £53.00
Marqués de Murrieta Reserva Especial 1994 3 £100 (per double magnum) £79 (per bottle)
Marqués de Murrieta Reserva Especial 1991 4.75 £110 (per double magnum) £83 (per bottle)
Marqués de Murrieta, Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 1970 6 £85 £113
Rioja Reserva, Bedegas Murua 2001 6 £28.68 unavailable

* Wines are marked out of 7.

* Prices are per bottle and include taxes.

* Market prices are approximate and current at date of event.