Wines Tasted 


Wednesday 7th February 2024

Peter's Cellar

Presented by Peter Hampton

WWS committee member


Name of wine: Montagny 1er Cru  “Les Millières” 2019
Country of origin: France, Burgundy
Grape varieties: Chardonnay
Organic: No
ABV: 14%
Price:£12.99 in Sept 2020 (now £19.99)
Supplier: Majestic


Name of wine: Maison Roche de Bellène  2018 Pinot Noir vieilles vignes
Country of origin: France, Burgundy
Grape varieties:  Pinot Noir
Organic: No
ABV: 13%
Price: £12.88 in Sept 2021 (now £18.00)
Supplier: Majestic


Name of wine: Gigondas Clos des Cazaux 2011
Country of origin: France, S.Rhône
Grape varieties:Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre
Organic: No
ABV: 14.5%
Price:£14.29 Feb 2013, £24 now
Supplier: Lay & Wheeler en primeur


Name of wine: Ch.Léoville Poyferré 2006
Country of origin: France, Bordeaux, St.Julien
Grape varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon 62%, Merlot 28%, Petit Verdot 8%, Cabernet Franc 2%
Organic: No
ABV: 13%
Price: £38.99 Jul 2007, £80 to £120 now
Supplier.Lay & Wheeler en primeur


Name of wine: Ch.Duhart Milon Rothschild 2005
Country of origin: France, Bordeaux, Pauillac
Grape varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon 71%, Merlot 29%
Organic: No
Price: £28.06 Jun2006 £67.50 now
Supplier: Lay & Wheeler en primeur


Name of wine: Ch. Coutet 2005 (in half-bottle)
Country of origin: France, Bordeaux, Sauternes, Barsac
Grape varieties: Semillon 75%, Sauvignon Blanc 23%, Muscadelle 2%
Organic: Yes
ABV: 14%
Price: £16.44 May 2006, now £24 (halves)
Supplier: Lay & Wheeler en primeur






Wednesday 3rd January 2024

Celebrity Wines

Presented by Tracie Billington-Beardsley

WWS committee member




Margaret River Chardonnay


From Howard Park Western Australia

ABV: 13%
Price: £20
Celebrity Drinks Collection



Kylie Minogue popstar and actress

Winemaker: Janice MacDonald


Gold medal winner at 2020 Global Chardonnay Masters Award

Botham All Rounder Chardonnay 2021


Australian grapes from South Eastern and Western areas. Includes Margaret River area

ABV: 12.5%

Price: £11

Celebrity Drinks Collection



Sir Ian Botham


Gordon Ramsay Vibrante Bianco 2022


25% Tuscan Vermentino to Abruzzo fruit 40% Chardonnay, 20% Trebbiano, 15% Pecorin),

ABV: 12.5%

Price: £11


Celebrity Drinks Collection

Gordon Ramsay celebrity chef

Winemaker: Alberto Antonini Poggiontonda Vineyard Tuscany



Red wine 2021


Grapes Syrah, Tempranillo

ABV: 13.5 %

Price: £8


Celebrity Drinks Collection


Singer and songwriter Gary Barlow of Take That  

Winemaker: Peninsula Vinicultores


John Terry Wine Of Champions Salice Salentino 2020 

80% Negroamaro & Malvasia Nera.
ABV: 13.5%

Price: 24.50

Celebrity Drinks Collection




Celebrity Footballer
John Terry


Pinot Noir 2020
Yarra Valley Australia

Pinot Noir 100%


Kylie Minogue

Gold medal at the Global Pinot Noir Masters Competition









This is a table showing the wines we have tasted in the past, showing, where possible, as many of the following characteristics as possible:- Date of tasting, Wine type, name & vintage, supplier, and price.  Where these are not shown the information was not available at the time of data entry! Note, price shown was current at time of purchase and will not necessarily be the same subsequently.

Key for wine type: W/R/P = White/Red/Pink(=Rosé)

                                  T/S/D/F=Still Table Wine/Sparkling/Dessert/Fortified



Meeting date



              Wine name Vintage          Supplier



02/11/16 W,T Provincia de Lavia, Lombard 2015 M&S £7.50
02/11/16 W,T M&S Chablis 2013 M&S £9
02/11/16 W,D Brown Bros Orange Muscat & Flora 2014 Waitrose £6.99
02/11/16 R,T R3 Single Block Marlborough Pinot Noir 2015 M&S £10.85
02/11/16 R,T Valdemadera Gran Reserva, Carinena 2010 M&S £9.50
02/11/16 R,T Dom. de la Curniere Vacqueyras 2014 M&S £9.75


W,S Freixenet Excelencia Cava 2013 Morrisons £5
05/10/16 P,T La Moussiere, Sancerre Rosé 2014 CostCo £11.98
05/10/16 W,T Rully 1er Cru, Marissou Jacques Dury 2014 CostCo £11.98
05/10/16 R,T Brouilly, Louis Latour 2014 CostCo £9.35
05/10/16 R,T Chateau L'Arrosée, St.Emilio Grand Cru 2007 CostCo £21.58
05/10/16 R,T Barolo Villa Peironte 2012 M&S £18
07/09/16 W,T Cantina Gadoro Fiano   Waitrose 6.49
07/09/16 R,T Torre del Falco, Nero di Troia 2013 Waitrose 7.99
07/09/16 W,T Contesa Pecorino 2015 Majestic 8.99
07/09/16 R,T Baracca & Fassoldi Chianti Riserva 2013 M&S 9.29
07/09/16 W,T Terrazze Della Luna Pinot Grigio 2014 New Forest Wines 8.99
07/09/16 R,T Allegrini Palazzo della Torre   New Forest Wines


03/08/16 W,T Cave de L'Ormarine Picpoul de Pinet 2015 Sainsbury's 8.00
03/08/16 W,T Ottoventi Punto 8 2015 The Wine Society 7.25
03/08/16 W,F Quinta do Noval, Extra Dry White Port n.v.   11.00
03/08/16 R,T Sainsbury's Sancerre Rouge 2014 Sainsbury's 12.00
03/08/16 R,T Tierras de Mediel, Rioja Baja Joven 2014 Waitrose 8.99
03/08/16 R,T Pedroncelli Dry Creek Sangiovese 2012 The Wine Society 9.50
01/06/16 W,S Salgareda Prosecco, Extra Dry n.v. Makro 6.00
01/06/16 W,S Sumarroca Cava Reserva, Brut 2012 The Wine Society 7.75
01/06/16 P,S Lindauer Rosé n.v. The Co-Op 8.99
01/06/16 W,S Champagne Philizot 'Veuve Monsigny' n.v Aldi 9.99
01/16/16 W,S Loire Petillant Naturel, Domaine de la Taille Aux Loups, 'Triple Zero' n.v. Les Belles Caves, Tours, France 11.87
01/06/16 W,S Nyetimber 'Classic Cuvee' Brut 2010 Waitrose 22.79

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