English wine to be served on British Airways flights

  1. Stephen Rosser

    Bristol Foodies Festival

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    It’s the Bristol Foodies Festival this Friday 26th to Sunday 28th June. Head along to the Wine & Champagne Theatre where you will be able to taste along with the AWE’s Laura Clay & Charles Metcalfe.                                          Laura will be your guide on wine tasting tours around Bordeaux and the South of France. Laura...
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    Richard Mayson’s new Madeira Book

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    AWE Member, and award winning wine writer, Richard Mayson, has just released his latest book, “Madeira. The Islands and their Wines.” In this book, Richard looks at the history of Madeira including tasting notes of Madeira wines going as far back as the eighteenth century. He also bring Madeira up to date with...
  3. Andrea Warren

    Keith Grainger receives Gourmand Award

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    AWE member, Keith Grainger was presented with the award for the Best Wine Education Book 1995-2014 at the Gourmand Awards Ceremony held in Yantai, in China’s Shandong province. His book ‘Wine Quality, Tasting and Selection’, was first published by Wiley in 2009.  The book, together with ‘Wine Production, Vine to Bottle’ (co-author...
  4. Laura Clay

    Launching 100 AWEsome Wines

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    Today the AWE announces the launch of the 100 AWEsome Wines initiative – available in a handy A5 booklet and soon online on the AWE website. The aim is to help consumers get better value from the money they spend on wine.  100 wines have been personally selected by a number...
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    Romanian visit

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    The Association of Wine Educators have just returned from their first visit to the vineyards of Romania. Our host were the Romanian Wine Growers, who represents several of the leading wine producers in Romania. Judging the positive reports from our members, this will hopefully be the first of many more...
  6. Laura Clay

    Champagne Ambassador 2015

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    Comité Champagne has launched the Champagne Ambassador competition for 2015. AWE members  have had great success in the past providing the UK winner 6 out of the 10 times the competition has run, and twice an AWE member has won the European title. Why not fly the flag for AWE? What have...
  7. Andrea Warren

    Royal recognition for AWE member

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    We are very pleased to advise that AWE member Denis Broderick, based in Northern Ireland, received a mention in the Queen’s New Year Honours – British Empire Medal for “Services to the Community!”.  He doesn’t think the services were wine related!  However it was a great way for him to...