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Tasting September 2022

Tasting Report – September 15th 2022, at Restaurante Puerto Blanco   54 members and guests enjoyed the usual wonderful hospitality at the wonderful Puerto Blanco restaurant in Calpe. Before we sat down, President Tim asked Andrew to propose a toast…

Wine Trip May 2022 – DO Montsant

We first visited the DO of Montsant in 2009 and discovered some excellent wines growing in stunningly beautiful scenery.  Montsant is the youngest DO in Spain having been founded in 2001.   It was carved out of the DO of Tarragona…

Newsletter June 2022

Dear Members Welcome to our June Newsletter. The May tasting was hosted by Tasting Team members Neil Robertson and Vicky Wyatt at the MR Hotel Les Rotes, Denia on Thursday May 19. 48 members and guests attended with Neil introducing…

Tasting April 2022

  This meeting was held in A Bordo Restaurant in Javea and was hosted by Paul and Helen Nicholls         Martina Blanca 2019  ALCOHOL CONTENT: 13.5% What does this wine taste like? View Straw yellow / Greenish glints…

Tasting March 2022

Los Amigos Javea 22nd March 2022 This evening took the form of an informal quiz arranged by Neville and Sarah Richardson. The wines tasted  were all from the Los Aljibes vineyard. This winery will be familiar to many members from…

Tasting December 2021

December Wine Tasting As it was a Christmas event there were no formalities such as wine scoring ordescriptions of the wines, but it was a social occasion where members could enjoy good wines together in a convivial atmosphere. In fact 35%…

Survey December 2021

CBWS SURVEY – NOVEMBER 2021 You may recall that at our AGM in June your committee obtained approval on a proposal to develop a Tasting Team responsible for the development and implementation of next year’s wine programme. CBWS is a…

Newsletter September 2021

Mustigillo October 2019

Dear Members Welcome to our September Newsletter and I hope you have enjoyed a great summer. I am pleased to advise you that our planned meeting at Restaurante Puerto Blanco, Calpe will take place on Thursday September 16, at 7.30…

Newsletter March 2021

Dear Members, I hope you are well and keeping safe within the restrictions we are all facing, wherever you are! February has been an interesting month on the wine front. Firstly, we are reconnecting with some of our favourite Bodegas…