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Rioja Tapas Fantasticas 2014

Rioja wine walks and workshops

Wine workshops and walks

In our on-site tasting dome informal wine workshop tasting sessions were hosted by wine experts Olly Smith and Susy Atkins, as well as 30 minute walks helping you discover what tickled your taste buds and dispelled any fears around what to look for when tasting wine.

Olly-by-AC-flowers-HR-e1362666237619-150x150Olly Smith

Olly brings a lively and charming approach to wine tasting, and has been a leading authority on the wine scene for many years. He is wine columnist for the Mail on Sunday’s EVENT Magazine, host of many live events and a well known TV personality.  A regular on BBC One’s Saturday Kitchen and ITV’s This Morning, his latest series Jeni & Olly’s West Coast Wine Adventure broadcast worldwide across the Food Network and Travel Channel this year.  Other TV credits include presenter of The Secret Supper Club (Channel 4) and Iron Chef UK (Channel 4), BBC Breakfast (BBC One), The Wright Stuff (C5), and Hairy Bikers: Hairy Dieters (BBC Two) to name a few.  Olly is a respected wine judge on the international stage, has written three books the most recent of which is called ‘Behind Enemy Wines’, and even has his own range of glassware.  His finely tuned tastebuds, boundless knowledge and infectious enthusiasm are greatly in demand!  www.ollysmith.com @jollyolly

 

Susy AtkinsSusy Atkins

Award-winning writer and presenter Susy’s fun and relaxed approach, together with incredible expertise immediately demystifies the art of wine tasting. She writes a regular weekly column for the Sunday Telegraph’s Stella magazine and is also wine editor of delicious magazine. Susy is familiar to many wine and food lovers as a regular wine expert and presenter on Saturday Kitchen (BBC1), as well as being the author of ten modern down-to-earth books about drinks. Don’t pass up this chance of a lesson from such a lively expert! www.susyatkins.co.uk @SusyAtkins

CONTACT

  • 17 Exeter Street
  • Covent Garden, London, WC2E 7DU
  • Tel.020 7759 7400
  • rioja@thisisphipps.com
  • info@riojawine.com

17 Exeter Street Covent Garden, London, WC2E 7DU

Tel.020 7759 7400 / rioja@thisisphipps.com / info@riojawine.com