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24 Nov

Dinner at the House of Lords  

Thu 24th Nov, 2022    
7:00 pm
Join us or a special dinner at the House of Lords.
15 Nov

Savoie Tasting Dinner 

Tue 15th Nov, 2022    
7:00 pm
Join us for another great evening at Le Vieux Comptoir
27 Oct

Wines of Virginia, California and Oregon 

Thu 27th Oct, 2022    
7:00 pm
Join us for a tasting of interesting wines from California and Oregon, plus some unusual wines from Virginia which are rarely found in the UK
19 Oct

A Tasting of 2008/9/10 Clarets 

Wed 19th Oct, 2022    
7:00 pm
Join us for an interesting tasting of wines from three vintages and well-known chateaux.
13 Oct

Lunch at Maggie Jones

Thu 13th Oct, 2022    
12:00 pm
Join us in Kensington for the second in the Trio of Classic Lunches organised by Ronda Fogel.
29 Sep

Chilean Wines - via Zoom

Thu 29th Sep, 2022    
6:00 pm
During lockdown we enjoyed several tastings by Zoom, each lasting an hour or so. We will be delighted if you would join us at this one.
15 Sep

Lunch at Julie’s Restaurant

Thu 15th Sep, 2022    
12:00 pm
Join us for the first of a trio of classic lunches organised by Ronda Fogel.
01 Sep

Lunch by the River

Thu 1st Sep, 2022    
12:30 pm
Join us for a great lunch at one of David Wakefield's favourite restaurants.
10 Aug

Dinner at Club Gascon

Wed 10th Aug, 2022    
6:30 pm
Join us for dinner at this renowned Michelin-starred restaurant.
25 May

Carole Goldberg - revisited

Wed 25th May, 2022    
7:00 pm
Back in early 2020, we sadly lost one of the stalwarts of the London Branch of the IWFS in Carole Goldberg. Always unpredictable, sometimes challenging, Carole was tremendously enthusiastic about the Society and over the years has organised some memorable tastings for us. A great loss to the Branch and Society.
17 May

An Introduction to Portuguese Wines

Tue 17th May, 2022    
7:00 pm
- ‘Underrated and Undervalued’
13 Apr

Lunch at The Game Bird

Wed 13th Apr, 2022    
12:30 pm
Join us for a fabulous lunch at the Game Bird in the Stafford Hotel, just round the corner from Green Park tube station.
24 Mar

Fine Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Thu 24th Mar, 2022    
7:00 pm
A Memorial Tasting of Wines selected by Paul Mapplebeck
16 Mar

L’Ulivo

Wed 16th Mar, 2022    
6:30 pm
A great dinner at a recently refurbished classic Italian restaurant.
08 Mar

Classy Mature Wines

A tasting of classy mature wines from 1980 to 2011, mainly from very good years and excellent producers, from Bernard Lamb’s cellar.
24 Feb

The Quality Chop House

Thu 24th Feb, 2022    
12:30 pm
Pamela Rustem has recently taken over as the London Branch’s Events Coordinator and this is her very first event for the Branch, so she is looking forward to seeing many of our members at this special luncheon
17 Feb

Napa Valley – Modern Classics

Thu 17th Feb, 2022    
7:00 pm
A tasting of premium Bordeaux-blend wines from Napa Valley, including mature vintages, from the cellar of members Phillip Kim and Susan Urkevich
06 Jan

France vs Australia Tasting Dinner

Thu 6th Jan, 2022    
6:45 pm
- A tasting with food of comparable fine wines from France and from Australia, in memory of Paul Mapplebeck.
08 Dec

Mature Fine Red Burgundy

Wed 8th Dec, 2021    
7:00 pm
An opportunity to taste Red Burgundies from the 1960s to 1980s.
30 Nov

Liquid Gold

Tue 30th Nov, 2021    
7:00 pm
A magnificent tasting of mature sweet wines from France, Germany and South Africa
09 Nov

Spanish Wine Tasting - NEW DATE

Tue 9th Nov, 2021    
7:00 pm
An opportunity to taste wines from different parts of Spain, including some of the regions that that are less well-known
19 Oct

AGM Dinner at the Army and Navy Club

Tue 19th Oct, 2021    
6:30 pm
Join us for dinner, following our AGM at the Army and Navy Club, with an opportunity to sample wines from their club cellar.
12 Oct

A Tasting Of 1995 Clarets

Tue 12th Oct, 2021    
7:00 pm
A magnificent tasting of wines from a great vintage and the finest chateaux
08 Sep

Lunch at Galvin La Chapelle

Wed 8th Sep, 2021    
12:30 pm
Michelin starred French cuisine from a well-established team
17 Aug

English Sparkling Wines vs Champagnes

Tue 17th Aug, 2021    
7:00 pm
Can you tell English Sparkling Wines from Champagnes? And which do you prefer? Here is your chance to find out.
29 Jul

A Tasting of Russian Wines

Thu 29th Jul, 2021    
7:00 pm
Join us for another unusual tasting.
27 Jul

A Tasting of Fine 2008 Bordeaux

Tue 27th Jul, 2021    
7:00 pm
A fantastic tasting of 2008 Burgundies from some of the best chateaux.
01 Jul

Cabernet Sauvignon Blends from the New World - by Zoom

Thu 1st Jul, 2021    
5:00 pm
A Zoom tasting of three Cabernet Sauvignon blends from the New World, led by Rachel Burnett.
30 Jun

English Sparkling Rosé Wines

Wed 30th Jun, 2021    
6:00 pm
Celebrate your new-found freedom!
22 Apr

AN ITALIAN TRIO - by Zoom

Thu 22nd Apr, 2021    
5:00 pm
Join us for another opportunity to taste wines together on line.
25 Feb

Italian Reds - Sangiovese from Tuscany

Thu 25th Feb, 2021    
5:00 pm
Italy is the country with the most wine grapes; roughly 40% of all the world’s wine grape varieties are Italian. This tasting will focus on just one: Sangiovese, Italy's most planted vine variety, from one region – Tuscany in central Italy, an area long celebrated for its wines, artistic and scientific heritage, beautiful scenery and picturesque villages.
16 Feb

Chocolate Tasting at Home

Tue 16th Feb, 2021    
6:00 pm
So, we’re still stuck in lockdown. But vaccines are hopefully on the way! In the meantime, and following the success of our “Zoom” Cheese & Wine tasting back in December, we’ve decided to do another one – this time on “chocolate” , and once again in the comfort of your own home.
07 Jan

Enjoying Clarets for Everyday.

Thu 7th Jan, 2021    
5:00 pm
Something to look forward to early in the New Year!
08 Dec

Wine Appreciation Course - Level 2 by Zoom

Tue 8th Dec, 2020 - Thu 17th Dec, 2020    
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
While we are restricted in actually meeting face-to-face, why not join us for some on line sessions from the comfort of your own home?
03 Dec

Special Cheese & Wine Tasting at Home

Thu 3rd Dec, 2020    
6:00 pm
OK – we’re all stuck in lockdown – again. But why not come to our own special “Zoom” Cheese & Wine tasting in the comfort of your own home?
19 Nov

Annual General Meeting and Social Event

Thu 19th Nov, 2020    
6:00 pm
Join us for an informal get-together and AGM via Zoom.
20 Oct

Wines to Accompany Game - by Zoom

Tue 20th Oct, 2020    
5:00 pm
We will be tasting, leaming a little about, and discussing wines which go well with game.
10 Sep

A TASTING of RED RIOJA by Zoom

Thu 10th Sep, 2020    
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
If you are an experienced in attending Zoom meetings, you will already know that it is easy to participate. If you are not, why not give it a try?  Those we have held so far have been much enjoyed by those who attended.
08 Sep

WINE APPRECIATION REFRESHER COURSE by Zoom

Tue 8th Sep, 2020    
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
While we are restricted in actually meeting face-to-face, why not join us for some on line sessions from the comfort of your own home?
06 Aug

ZOOM WINE TASTING CHEZ VOUS - New World Chardonnays

Thu 6th Aug, 2020    
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
While we are restricted in actually meeting face-to-face, why not join us from the comfort of your own home for an online tasting? We shall taste, compare and discuss three Chardonnays from the New World.
21 Jul

INFORMAL SOCIAL EVENT ON LINE By Zoom

Tue 21st Jul, 2020    
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
While we are restricted in actually meeting face-to-face, so why not join us for a social session from the comfort of your own home?
18 Jun

Summer Days of Rosés - POSTPONED

Thu 18th Jun, 2020    
7:00 pm
A light hearted tasting of rosé wines.
08 Jun

Across Italian Wine Regions - POSTPONED

Mon 8th Jun, 2020    
6:45 pm
- Dolce Vita Wines have invited us back to Celebrity Chef Enzo Olivieri’s ‘Tasting Sicily’ Enzo’s Kitchen for another Italian extravaganza.
01 Jun

Café Spice Namaste - POSTPONED

Mon 1st Jun, 2020    
7:00 pm
- Another great Indian evening with celebrity chef Cyrus Todiwala.
19 May

Spain vs Italy Wine Tasting - POSTPONED

Tue 19th May, 2020    
7:00 pm
- Spain or Italy, which produces the better wine? Here is an opportunity for you to form your own opinion.
12 May

Napa Valley Cults and Classics - POSTPONED

Tue 12th May, 2020    
7:00 pm
- A tasting of top end cabernet-based wines from Napa Valley, including mature vintages, from the cellar of member Phillip Kim
05 May

Fine Châteauneuf-du-Pape - POSTPONED

Tue 5th May, 2020    
7:00 pm
- Wine by Paul Mapplebeck. Food by Chef Ann Marie
31 Mar

Lunch at Gauthier - POSTPONED

Tue 31st Mar, 2020    
12:30 pm
Lunch at a Michelin-starred restaurant.
12 Mar

How Sparkling Wines Mature

Thu 12th Mar, 2020    
7:00 pm
A comparison of Champagnes and English Sparkling Wines at different stages of maturity
20 Feb

A Tasting of Fine Burgundy

Thu 20th Feb, 2020    
7:00 pm
- An opportunity for members to taste two wines from each year of the second half of the last decade with the majority being either Pommard or Vosne Romanee. The wines are donated from a member’s cellar.
13 Feb

French versus South African wines

Thu 13th Feb, 2020    
7:00 pm
An opportunity to compare, without prejudice, the attractiveness of French wines with that of South African wines
06 Feb

A Tasting of Chinese Wines

Thu 6th Feb, 2020    
7:00 pm
An opportunity to update your knowledge of wines from this fast-developing area, led by Chris Davenport Jones.
28 Jan

Grumbling yet again

Tue 28th Jan, 2020    
7:00 pm
Dinner at an old time favourite.
14 Jan

Australian Wine - Cancelled

Tue 14th Jan, 2020    
7:00 pm
This event has been cancelled due to lack of support.
08 Jan

Dinner at the Savile Club

Wed 8th Jan, 2020    
7:00 pm
An opportunity to dine in one of London's most exclusive private clubs.
05 Dec

Red Burgundy from the 1960s

Thu 5th Dec, 2019    
7:00 pm
A tasting with food of fine and rare red Burgundy from the 1960’s.
26 Nov
21 Nov

Corney & Barrow Tasting & Dinner following our AGM

Thu 21st Nov, 2019    
6:00 pm
This year we have partnered with Corney & Barrow to host our AGM and Post AGM events in their remarkable listed building headquarters near Tower Hill.
12 Nov

Portuguese Wines

Tue 12th Nov, 2019    
7:00 pm
An opportunitry to get to know the vast range of great wines now available from Portugal.
05 Nov

Red Bordeaux from the 70s

Tue 5th Nov, 2019    
7:00 pm
A tasting with food of fine and rare red Bordeaux wines from the 1970s.
21 Oct

Serge Matthieu Champagne

Mon 21st Oct, 2019    
7:00 pm
A tasting and talk on the different styles made by one Champagne house, hosted by Chris Davenport-Jones
16 Oct

Turkish Dinner at Kibele

Wed 16th Oct, 2019    
7:00 pm
Join us for a great evening at Engin Serra’s new restaurant
26 Sep

Rhone Tasting Dinner

Thu 26th Sep, 2019    
6:45 pm
- A tasting with food of fine wines, mostly from the Southern Rhone, led by Paul Mapplebeck.
19 Sep

Wines of Japan

Thu 19th Sep, 2019    
7:00 pm
- A tasting and talk about the wines of Japan hosted by Christopher Davenport-Jones
03 Sep

Bordeaux Revisited

Tue 3rd Sep, 2019    
7:00 pm
- Are Robert Parker’s Markings Still Valid?
30 Jul

Fine Chateauneuf-du-Pape

Tue 30th Jul, 2019    
7:00 pm
- a tutored tasting of mature wines back to 1955
27 Jul

Summer Lunch at Mere

Sat 27th Jul, 2019    
12:45 pm
- lunch at a much-acclaimed new restaurant with a very well known celebrity chef.
23 Jul

Red Burgundy from the 1980‘s

Tue 23rd Jul, 2019    
7:00 pm
- a tutored tasting of mature wines
18 Jul

Indian Cookery Course - CANCELLED

Thu 18th Jul, 2019    
10:30 am - 4:00 pm
A full day Indian Cookery course with Chef Monisha Bharadwaj at her cooking school in Hounslow, West London.
16 Jul

Fine Mature Sweet Wines

Tue 16th Jul, 2019    
7:00 pm
- Beerenausle and Eiswein Back To 1971
24 Jun

Pied-à-Terre

Mon 24th Jun, 2019    
6:45 pm
Dinner at one of the Branch's favourite Michelin-starred restaurants.
18 Jun

Wines from Single Grape Varieties

Tue 18th Jun, 2019    
7:00 pm
A tasting without food with supper afterwards.
14 May

Luscious Loires, Sumptuous Sauternes

Tue 14th May, 2019    
7:00 pm
A tasting of sweet wines with supper afterwards..
09 May

Bordeaux 2005 Revisited - Part 2

Thu 9th May, 2019    
7:00 pm
The second part of the tasting of mature Bordeaux wines from Richard Jackson's cellar.
02 May

Languedoc-Roussillon

Thu 2nd May, 2019    
7:00 pm
Fine wines from Gerard Bertrand – one of the region’s finest winemakers.
18 Apr

Bethnal Green Town Hall

Thu 18th Apr, 2019    
12:30 pm
- Lunch in the Corner Room
09 Apr

Serge Matthieu Champagne

Tue 9th Apr, 2019    
7:00 pm
- A tasting and talk on the different styles made by one Champagne house
26 Mar

A Charles Dickens Dinner

Tue 26th Mar, 2019    
7:00 pm
- Dining at the George & Vulture – Charles Dicken’s watering hole
19 Feb

Sous Vide Masterclass

Tue 19th Feb, 2019    
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Experience a different way of cooking
14 Feb

Roux at the Landau Lunch

Thu 14th Feb, 2019    
12:30 pm
“One of the most beautiful dining spaces in London”
06 Feb

Wines from Moldova

Wed 6th Feb, 2019    
7:00 pm
A Tasting led by Chris Davenport-Jones
29 Jan

Bordeaux 2005 Revisited

Tue 29th Jan, 2019    
7:00 pm
The first of a pair of tastings from Richard Jackson’s cellar
15 Jan

Red Burgundy

Tue 15th Jan, 2019    
7:00 pm
A Côtes Comparison including an Armand Rousseau Grand Cru and a Le Corton Grand Cru.
09 Jan

Celebration Dinner at Tredwells

Wed 9th Jan, 2019    
7:00 pm
Join with us to celebrate the New Year.
30 Nov

The Cavalry and Guards Club

Fri 30th Nov, 2018    
6:45 pm - 10:00 pm
A tremendous combination of a classic venue, an amazing dinner and some fantastic wines
27 Nov

Fine Wines from Italy

Tue 27th Nov, 2018    
7:00 pm
- A Tutored Tasting of fine wines from across the Italian Regions.
13 Nov

85th Anniversary Dinner

Tue 13th Nov, 2018    
6:30 pm
London Celebrates the Society’s 85th Anniversary
08 Nov

Mature French Favourites

Thu 8th Nov, 2018    
7:00 pm
An opportunity to taste some mature wines from different regions of France
29 Oct

Get Ready for Halloween?

Mon 29th Oct, 2018    
6:30 pm
Examine the past and look into the future: a social evening preceded by a very short AGM.
25 Oct

English versus French wines

Thu 25th Oct, 2018    
7:00 pm
An opportunity to compare French and English wines from the same grapes.
09 Oct

Fine Wines from Spain

Tue 9th Oct, 2018    
7:00 pm
A Tutored Tasting Of Fine Wines from across the Regions of Spain.
02 Oct

Around the Margaux Appellation

Tue 2nd Oct, 2018    
7:00 pm
A Wine Tasting hosted by Paul Mapplebeck, and supper afterwards cooked by Anne Marie.
13 Sep

Bistro and Beaujolais Dinner

Thu 13th Sep, 2018    
7:00 pm
Immerse yourself in a genuine French dining experience at an exclusive and private IWFS London Branch dinner at Le Beaujolais Club in London’s Litchfield Street.
08 Sep

Dorset Lunch on the Terrace

Sat 8th Sep, 2018    
12:30 pm
Lunch on the terrace of Colin & Annabella Harding’s 1985 ‘Edwardian style’ home on Bournemouth’s West-cliff blending Dorset and Finnish cuisines”
23 Aug

Alsace Wines

Thu 23rd Aug, 2018    
7:00 pm
A tasting of Alsace Wines led by Chris Davenport-Jones, with supper afterwards.
14 Aug

Boulestin

Tue 14th Aug, 2018    
6:30 pm
Another opportunity to visit the delightful Boulestin St James’s.
23 Jul

Lunch at Tredwells

Mon 23rd Jul, 2018    
12:45 pm
Lunch at a prize-winning restaurant in the Marcus Wareing stable.
17 Jul

Turkish Wines

Tue 17th Jul, 2018    
7:00 pm
A tasting of Turkish wines led by Chris Davenport-Jones followed by supper.
26 Jun

Fine and Rare Sweet Loire Wines

Tue 26th Jun, 2018    
7:00 pm
- Vintages 1959 to 1928
21 Jun

Wine Roads Leading to Rome

Thu 21st Jun, 2018    
6:45 pm
-A discovery of wines and grapes from Lazio, the heart of Italy.
14 Jun

Portuguese Wines

Thu 14th Jun, 2018    
7:00 pm
A tasting of wines from Portugal, with matching food.
05 Jun

Lurton Family Collection

Tue 5th Jun, 2018    
6:45 pm
Meet the Wine Maker - a special dinner with wines from some top Bordeaux estates, hosted by the wine maker.
31 May

The Wallace Collection

Thu 31st May, 2018    
10:30 am
The Festival Organisers have arranged a series of small group tours in central London on Thursday 31st May. Two of these have vacancies which are being offered to London Branch Members.
31 May

Fortnum and Mason

Thu 31st May, 2018    
10:00 am
The Festival Organisers have arranged a series of small group tours in central London on Thursday 31st May.  Two of these have vacancies which are being offered to London Branch Members. 
09 May

A Peruvian Dinner at Lima Floral

Wed 9th May, 2018    
6:45 pm
An opportunity to sample Peruvian Food at a top restaurant.
01 May

Chateau Cos d’Estournel

Tue 1st May, 2018    
7:00 pm
Another exceptional opportunity to taste mature Bordeaux from a member's cellar.
24 Apr

Claret - Modern versus Mature

Tue 24th Apr, 2018    
7:00 pm
An opportunity to compare fruity modern claret against some expensive mature wines - including the 1990 Chateau Montrose - followed by a delicious cold supper.
09 Apr

Georgian Wines

Mon 9th Apr, 2018    
7:00 pm
A tasting of wines from Georgia, with matching food.
22 Mar

1980s Fine Bordeaux

Thu 22nd Mar, 2018    
7:00 pm
A tasting of mature fine wines from a Member's cellar, with supper afterwards..
15 Mar

Leoville Barton Vertical Tasting

Thu 15th Mar, 2018    
6:45 pm
A vertical tasting of fine Bordeaux wines from a top grower.
20 Feb

Dinner at Noizé

Tue 20th Feb, 2018    
7:00 pm
An opportunity to try Mathieu Germond's new restaurant.
15 Feb

Festival English Wines

Thu 15th Feb, 2018    
7:00 pm
A preview of wines to be tasted at the IWFS International Festival.
29 Jan

Dinner at Café Spice Namaste

Mon 29th Jan, 2018    
7:00 pm
A special evening with a well-known TV chef.
25 Jan

Fine & Mature Châteauneuf du Pape

Thu 25th Jan, 2018    
7:00 pm
A tutored tasting of mature vintages with food.
10 Jan

New Year at the Innholders

Wed 10th Jan, 2018    
7:00 pm
A New Year Dinner in one of London's top livery halls, with Michelin-starred chef Herbert Berger.
19 Dec

Christmas Party at Home House

Tue 19th Dec, 2017    
6:45 pm
Our Christmas Party, and a new venue. Please do join us.
30 Nov

Australian vs French wines

Thu 30th Nov, 2017    
7:00 pm
An opportunity to compare classic new and old world wines
21 Nov

Boulestin, The Encore

Tue 21st Nov, 2017    
6:30 pm
An pre-Christmas opportunity for a favourite restaurant to excel itself.
16 Nov

Fortified Wines and Liqueurs

Thu 16th Nov, 2017    
7:00 pm
An opportunity to taste some unusual liqueurs.
07 Nov

Onodera – A Japanese Extravaganza

Tue 7th Nov, 2017    
6:45 pm
An exceptional opportunity to experience Japanese fine dining.
06 Nov

Sweet White Bordeaux

Mon 6th Nov, 2017    
6:45 pm
A Unique Tasting of Exceptionally Mature Vintages 1947- 21
31 Oct

Haut-Brion Vertical Tasting

Tue 31st Oct, 2017    
6:45 pm
An exceptional opportunity to taste some very fine wines.
25 Oct

Post AGM Meal @ M

Wed 25th Oct, 2017    
7:00 pm
A very special meal to follow the AGM.
25 Oct

Annual General Meeting

Wed 25th Oct, 2017    
6:30 pm
Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the London Branch of the International Wine and Food Society shall be held at M 2-3 Threadneedle Walk, 60 Threadneedle Street.
23 Oct

The Ritz, Black Tie Event

Mon 23rd Oct, 2017    
7:00 pm
A special dinner at the Ritz with IWFS wnes.
12 Oct

Australian Mature Wines

Thu 12th Oct, 2017    
7:00 pm
The changing face of Australian wines including 1990 Grange.
24 Sep

Dinner on HQS Wellington

Sun 24th Sep, 2017    
6:30 pm
A special black tie dinner on HQS Wellington to coincide with the EAZ AGM.
24 Sep

IWFS EAZ Annual General Meeting

Sun 24th Sep, 2017    
5:00 pm
How is your Subscription to IWFS spent? What are the Society’s plans for the future?
21 Sep

Blind Wine Tasting Tutorial

Thu 21st Sep, 2017    
7:00 pm
An opportunity to learn how to taste wines blind.
15 Aug

Old World vs New World - Wine Tasting and Dinner

Tue 15th Aug, 2017    
7:00 pm
A tutored comparative tasting of old and new world wines with dinner
10 Aug

Exceptional White Burgundy

Thu 10th Aug, 2017    
7:00 pm
An opportunity to taste an unusual selection of old white Burgundies
03 Aug

Hedonism Wine Tasting Social

Thu 3rd Aug, 2017    
7:00 pm
An opportunity to taste some interesting wines in a social environment.
27 Jul

An Indian Fine Dining Experience

Thu 27th Jul, 2017    
7:00 pm
An opportunity to try Indian food in a fine dining environment.
04 Jul

Portuguese Wines

Tue 4th Jul, 2017    
7:00 pm
A special tasting of Portuguese wines.
28 Jun

The Secrets of Italian Grapes

Wed 28th Jun, 2017    
6:45 pm
A tasting with antipasti of seven Italian wines made from unusual grapes.
20 Jun

A Tasting of Fine Red Bordeaux - EXTRA EVENT

Tue 20th Jun, 2017    
7:00 pm
A tasting of fine red Bordeaux from a private cellar, with a cold supper afterwards.
14 Jun

Welcome to Sake

Wed 14th Jun, 2017    
7:00 pm
Learn the basics & enjoy Sake.
06 Jun

Adam Handling at The Frog

Tue 6th Jun, 2017    
7:00 pm
Adam Handling previously a runner-up in Professional Masterchef. will be presenting another special meal for IWFS.
31 May

A Masterclass on South Africa

Wed 31st May, 2017    
6:30 pm
A wine tasting dinner with a great selection of South African dishes and wines
25 May

Châteauneuf du Pape

Thu 25th May, 2017    
7:00 pm
A Very Special Tasting of Château de Beaucastel
17 May

China Journey with A Wong - NEW DATE

Wed 17th May, 2017    
7:00 pm
A very special repeat visit to A Wong.
09 May

Loire Valley Dinner

Tue 9th May, 2017    
7:00 pm
Another great evening at Le Vieux Comptoir.
05 May

Philippe Brugnon Champagne - EXTRA EVENT

Fri 5th May, 2017    
6:00 pm
A special tasting of Champagnes presented by the grower, Philippe Brugnon and importer Julian White.
03 May

1976 German Beerenauslese

Wed 3rd May, 2017    
7:00 pm
A tasting with food of sweet wines made from grapes with noble rot.
05 Apr

1980s Fine Bordeaux

Wed 5th Apr, 2017    
7:00 pm
A very special tasting from a Member’s Cellar
23 Mar

Red Burgundies from the 1980s

Thu 23rd Mar, 2017    
7:00 pm
A tasting of red Burgundies from the 1980s with food.
07 Mar

Boulestin

Tue 7th Mar, 2017    
6:30 pm
An Exceptional French Treat
21 Feb

Argentina Masterclass

Tue 21st Feb, 2017    
6:30 pm
Learn all about and enjoy Argentina at its best.
14 Feb

Bordeaux and Rhone Dinner

Tue 14th Feb, 2017    
7:00 pm
Another great wine tasting dinner with wines from Richard Duncan's cellar
09 Feb

A Satisfaction of Sweet Wines

Thu 9th Feb, 2017    
7:00 pm
A tasting of sweet wines without food, with supper afterwards.
26 Jan

Esterlin Champagne and Mottra Caviar - EXTRA Event

Thu 26th Jan, 2017    
6:30 pm
An introduction to Champagne Esterlin cuvées and sustainable, ethical finest-quality Mottra caviar
02 Dec

Dinner with Gabriel Waterhouse

Fri 2nd Dec, 2016    
6:45 pm
A Candle-lit Branch Christmas Dinner open to all IWFS members.
29 Nov

AGM and Wine Tasting

Tue 29th Nov, 2016    
6:45 pm
The Branch's Annual General Meeting. followed by a free social wine tasting with canapés.
26 Nov

The Wines of Napa Valley

Sat 26th Nov, 2016    
12:15 pm
A very special lunch with superb wines from the Napa Valley, in memory of Andrew Brodie.
15 Nov

Elegant English Still Wines

Tue 15th Nov, 2016    
7:00 pm
A tasting of English still wines with food afterwards.
08 Nov

Wines of the Languedoc-Roussillon

Tue 8th Nov, 2016    
7:00 pm
A tasting of wines from the Languedoc-Roussillon with local food specialities.
25 Oct

A Tasting of Caviar

Tue 25th Oct, 2016    
7:00 pm
A special tasting of caviar with champagne.
06 Oct

A Peruvian Extravaganza

Thu 6th Oct, 2016    
7:00 pm
A special dinner of Peruvian specialities
14 Sep

Pascal Proyart at One-o-One

Wed 14th Sep, 2016    
6:00 pm
A Seafood Preparation Masterclass and Dinner
06 Sep

Fine Loire Wines

Tue 6th Sep, 2016    
7:00 pm
A Tutored Tasting with food.
25 Aug

Fine Alsace Wines

Thu 25th Aug, 2016    
7:00 pm
A tutored tasting of wines from Dopff au Moulin
18 Aug

The Greenhouse Restaurant

Thu 18th Aug, 2016    
12:45 pm
A Two Star Lunch
28 Jul

Otto's Wine and Food Pairing

Thu 28th Jul, 2016    
7:00 pm
.Interesting wine and food combinations in the setting of a classic French restaurant.
30 Jun

Red Burgundy from the 1970s

Thu 30th Jun, 2016    
7:00 pm
A Tasting with food of fine red Burgundy from the 1970s.
07 Jun

Rhone Food and Wine

Tue 7th Jun, 2016    
7:00 pm
An Evening of Food and Wine from the Rhone at Le Vieux Comptoir.
31 May

L’Etranger

Tue 31st May, 2016    
7:00 pm
Dinner at l'etranger with wines from a leading German winemaker.
24 May

Wine Tasting & Canapés

Tue 24th May, 2016    
7:00 pm
A tasting of fine wines from Louis Latour's estate in Burgundy with canapés at l'etranger.
11 May

Go West to The Westbury

Wed 11th May, 2016    
7:00 pm
Dinner at Alyn Williams Michelin-starred restaurant at the Westbury
21 Apr

Beerenauslese Back to 1971

Thu 21st Apr, 2016    
7:00 pm
Select tasting of Beerenauslese wines with food going back to 1971.
15 Apr

A Turkish Evening at Ishtar

Fri 15th Apr, 2016    
7:00 pm
Dinner and and evening of Turkish entertainment at Ishtar.
07 Apr

Rioja Refresher

Thu 7th Apr, 2016    
7:00 pm
A tasting of Rioja wines with food.
29 Mar

Seven Deadly Sins at Gola

Tue 29th Mar, 2016    
7:00 pm
A special meal at the Gola restaurant in Fulham
15 Mar

English Sparkling Wines versus Champagnes

Tue 15th Mar, 2016    
7:00 pm
A comparative tasting of English Sparkling wines and Champagne, with supper afterwards.
10 Mar

Sweet Wines of Europe back to the 1920s

Thu 10th Mar, 2016    
7:00 pm
A tasting with food of sweet wines from all over Europe.
25 Feb

Fine Clarets from the Branch Cellar

Thu 25th Feb, 2016    
7:00 pm
A rare opportunity to taste some well-aged wines from the branch cellar.
09 Feb

Pascal Proyart at One-O-One

Tue 9th Feb, 2016    
6:00 pm
A Game Preparation Masterclass and Dinner prepared and presented by Pascal Proyart.
14 Jan

An Italian evening in Savile Row

Thu 14th Jan, 2016    
7:00 pm
A Italian Dinner at Sartoria in Saville Row
17 Dec

Fine Clarets from The 1970’s

Thu 17th Dec, 2015    
7:00 pm
A tasting with food of nine vintages of fine Clarets from the 1970s.
15 Dec

Christmas Dinner at The Middle Temple

Tue 15th Dec, 2015    
7:00 pm
Our annual black tie Christmas dinner, this year at the Middle Temple.
01 Dec

Very fine old German Wines

Tue 1st Dec, 2015    
7:00 pm
A tasting of Fine German Wines with Chris Davenport-Jones
18 Nov

Adam Handling at Caxton

Wed 18th Nov, 2015    
7:00 pm
A special tasting dinner with matching wines created by an up-and-coming young chef.
04 Nov

AGM and Party

Wed 4th Nov, 2015    
7:00 pm
The Society's AGM followed by a special party and wine tasting.
29 Oct

Fine Australian Wines from Larry Cherubino

Thu 29th Oct, 2015    
7:00 pm
A tasting with food of fine wines from the Australian vineyards of Larry Cherubino.
27 Oct

Alsace Food and Wine

Tue 27th Oct, 2015    
7:00 pm
An Evening of Food and Wine from Alsace with Laurent Faure at Le Vieux Comptoir
07 Oct

French vs Australian Tasting

Wed 7th Oct, 2015    
7:00 pm
A tasting with food of Australian wines from member Brendan Barratt's vineyard alongside good comparable wines from Australia and from France
16 Sep

An East End Lunch at The Corner Room

Wed 16th Sep, 2015    
12:30 pm
Lunch in the Corner Room at Bethnal Green Town Hall
02 Sep

Top Turkish Wines

Wed 2nd Sep, 2015    
7:00 pm
A special tasting of unusual Turkish wines, followed by a light Turkish buffet.
27 Aug

Fine and Rare Californian

Thu 27th Aug, 2015    
7:00 pm
A tasting of fine and rare Californian wines with food
13 Aug

Red and White Graves

Thu 13th Aug, 2015    
7:00 pm
A tasting of red and white Graves with canapés, postponed from the previous quarter.
06 Aug

Amazing Andeluna Winery

Thu 6th Aug, 2015    
7:00 pm
A tasting of wines from the Andeluna winery in Argentina, with food.
23 Jul

Great Sweet Wines from Two Worlds

Thu 23rd Jul, 2015    
7:00 pm
A tasting of top commercial sweet wines alongside those from Bernard Lamb
18 Jul

INCANTO Restaurant Lunch

Sat 18th Jul, 2015    
12:20 pm
Lunch at Incanto Restaurant, Harrow on the Hill
14 Jul

Battle of Waterloo Dinner

Tue 14th Jul, 2015    
7:00 pm
A 200th Anniversary Celebration of the Battle of Waterloo, featuring an 1815 Madeira
06 Jul

More Miscellaneous Red Wines

Mon 6th Jul, 2015    
7:00 pm
Another great tasting led by Chris Davenport-Jones featuring wines donated by Andrew Brodie.
03 Jun

Under a Fiver

Wed 3rd Jun, 2015    
7:00 pm
A Different Wine Tasting With Food.
28 May

Fine Red Burgundy

Thu 28th May, 2015    
7:00 pm
A tutored tasting with food of Red Burgundy from the 1985 and 1986 vintages.
27 May

Dinner at the Innholders

Wed 27th May, 2015    
7:00 pm
A dinner prepared by a Michelin star chef with fine wines.