Awards and citations:

1997: Le Prix du Champagne Lanson Noble Cuvée Award for investigations into Champagne for the Millennium investment scams

2001: Le Prix Champagne Lanson Ivory Award for

2011: Vindic d'Or MMXI – 'Meilleur blog anti-1855'

2011: Robert M. Parker, Jnr: ‘This blogger...’:

2012: Born Digital Wine Awards: No Pay No Jay – best investigative wine story

2012: International Wine Challenge – Personality of the Year Award

Wednesday, 5 December 2012

English Wine Producers host Circle of Wine Writers Christmas Party

 Mike Roberts of Ridgeview and chairman of the English Wine Producers
(above and below) 

Yesterday evening The English Wine Producers kindly hosted the Circle of Wine Writers 2012 Christmas party at The Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1 5AG. 

Some photos of the producers present. More to add.  

Julia Trustram Eve, marketing director of the English Wine Producers 

Steven Spurrier, chairman of the Circle of Wine Writers thanking our hosts

 Caroline Stevens, Sales/Marketing: Danebury Vineyard
 (above and below)

Cherie Spriggs. winemaker@Nyetimber

 Christian Holthausen, communications@Nyetimber

 Jan Pollard: manager@Gusbourne Estate

Pouring Ridgeview from magnum

 The delicious 2000 Blanc de Blancs from Ridgeview

 Simon Bladon, owner of Jenkyn Place

Stuart Barford i/c sales@The Bolney Estate

 Patrick Westropp of Danebury Vineyard

Vicky Fish and Hush Heath

More to follow


Anonymous said...

Good pics Jim, but you need to tweak your white balance - the colour temperature of the pics is wrong

Jim Budd said...

Thanks anon. I put it on setting that gave me the best white balance but I agree that they could do with tweaking – when I have time.