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  • Wed
    12
    Aug
    2020

    Tasting - Confidant Wines

    7:45 - 9:45 pm

    Venue: Johnsonville Community Centre Hall, 30 Moorefield Rd, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037 - Directions 
    Entry fee: Members $15 Guests $18
    Presenter: Victor Kattenbelt

     

     

     

    If you are interested in doing more reading see Casa Santos Lima winery. The wines for the evening are:

    • A Portuguese bubble – Casa Santos Bruto [NV] to begin the evening
    • 2018 Galodoro Rose
    • 2016 VK Gewurztraminer (NZ)
    • 2018 Linden Estate Chardonnay (NZ)
    • Then an array of 4 unique Portuguese reds:
      • 2017 Bons Ventos
      • 2017 Confidencial Red
      • 2018 Valcatrina
      • and to finish a superb Alicante Bouschet premium red
  • Wed
    09
    Sep
    2020

    Tasting - A night with Alan Evans

    7:45 - 9:45 pm

    Venue: Johnsonville Community Centre Hall, 30 Moorefield Rd, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037 - Directions 
    Entry fee: Members $TBC Guests $TBC
    Presenter: Alan Evan’s

     

     

     

  • Wed
    14
    Oct
    2020

    Tasting - Saint Clair Family Estate, Marlborough

    7:45 - 9:45 pm

    Venue: Johnsonville Community Centre Hall, 30 Moorefield Rd, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037 - Directions 
    Entry fee: Members $TBC Guests $TBC
    Presenter: TBC

  • Wed
    18
    Nov
    2020

    40th Anniversary Dinner - Bellamys by Logan Brown at the Beehive

    7:00 - late

    Venue: Bellamys by Logan Brown at the Beehive, Directions
    Entry fee: Members & guests $TBC

    Bellamys – the New Zealand parliamentary eating institution in the Beehive – and Wellington culinary icon Logan Brown restaurant have combined forces to bring you a unique dining experience. 

    Bellamys by Logan Brown promises not only a unique setting on the third floor of Parliament but also premium New Zealand cuisine brought to you by head chef Joshua Ross, formerly Logan Brown sous chef. 

     

  • Wed
    09
    Dec
    2020

    Tasting - CoLab, Simon Bell

    7:45 - 9:45 pm

    Venue: Johnsonville Community Centre Hall, 30 Moorefield Rd, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037 - Directions 
    Entry fee: Members $TBC Guests $TBC
    Presenter: Simon Bell

     

     

     

See all past club events dating from February 1985.

Member prize draw

whenAt each meeting, there is a members’ prize draw, but you must be present to win. We also have a raffle draw each tasting with the prize of a bottle of wine. Purchase your tickets at the door and be in to win.

Drinking and driving

Members will be aware of the lowering of drink/drive limits from December 2014. If unsure read the Land Transport Amendment Act (no 2) 2014. We ask members to be conscious of these limits. For those driving, water and some food are provided or think about a designated driver, taxi, uber or dial-a-driver to get you home safely.

Wine bottle screw caps

Anne is collecting them to give to the Lions organised Kan Tabs for Kids. No food lids or beer tops, please. Save and bring them to the next monthly meeting.