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LONDON 2016

In Pursuit of Balance was honored to visit London for the first time in 2016. This event wass open to members of the press, wine buyers and sommeliers by invitation only. No public tasting was held in London in 2016. Please direct inquiries regarding IPOB London to london@inpursuitofbalance.com.

 

DATE

Monday, February 22, 2016

 

VENUE

Millbank Tower
London SW1P, UK

 

SCHEDULE

11am – 12pm

Seminar 1

2:30pm – 3:30pm

Seminar 2

10am – 5pm

Trade & Media Tasting 

 

EVENT DESCRIPTIONS

Seminar 1: California Terroir: Chardonnay

Moderator:

Jancis Robinson MW, The Oxford Companion to Wine, The World Atlas of Wine, Wine Grapes, JancisRobinson.com

Panelists:

Jim Clendenen, Au Bon Climat, The Mind Behind
Ted Lemon, Littorai, Owner/Winemaker
Steve Matthiasson, Matthiasson Family Wines, Owner/Winemaker

Description:

This seminar explored California terroir and the variety of expressions in different AVAs, with specific focus on how those are expressed through the lens of chardonnay.

Admission:

Open to members of the press, wine buyers and sommeliers by invitation only.

 

Seminar 2: California Terroir: Pinot Noir

Moderator:

Dr. Jamie Goode, Wine Science, Authentic Wine, wineanorak.com

Panelists:

Ehren Jordan, Owner/Winemaker, Failla
Sashi Moorman, Winemaker, Domaine de la Côte / Sandhi Wines
Bob Varner, Owner, Varner
Mark Andrew, Noble Rot

Description:

This seminar explored California terroir and the variety of expressions in different AVAs, with specific focus on how those are expressed through the lens of pinot noir.

Tickets:

Open to members of the press, wine buyers and sommeliers by invitation only.

 

Trade & Media Tasting

Description:

Walk-around tasting. 

Tickets:

Open to members of the press, wine buyers and sommeliers by invitation only. 

 

Twenty-seven of the IPOB member wineries visited London to pour their wines. Those wineries are:

Au Bon Climat Winery
Chanin Wine Company
Copain Wine Cellars
Domaine de la Côte
Drew Family Cellars
Failla
Hanzell Vineyards
Hirsch Vineyards
Kutch Wines
LIOCO
Liquid Farm
Littorai Wines
LUTUM Wines
Matthiasson Family Vineyards
Mignanelli Winery
Mount Eden Vineyards
Native9 Wines
POE Wines
Presqu’ile Winery
Red Car
Sandhi Wines
Thomas Fogarty Winery
Twomey Cellars
Tyler Winery
Varner
Wenzlau Vineyard
Wind Gap Wines

 
 

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