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13 June, 2008

June 17 Erste Lage - Germany's First Growth Wines, London Wine & Spirit School, Bermondsey (

June 23 Cambridge Fine Wine Crème De La Crème Tasting, Jesus College, Cambridge (

June 23 Pacific Heights From Bibendum, Waterstones, Piccadilly, London (

June 24 The Definitive Italian Wine

Tasting, Lord's Cricket Ground, London (

June 26 The Benevolent Dinner, Claridges, Mayfair, London (

July 1 A Tutored Tasting Of Interesting Portuguese Wines, Hesperia Hotel, Victoria (

July 8 OLN New Wave Spanish Wine Awards 2008, The Worx, Heathmans Road, Parsons Green (alison@dillonmorrall, 020 8432 2087)

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Richard Hemming MW: beware inverse snobbery

Few things can bring communal pleasure so intimately as wine. Apart from a hot tub, perhaps. Sport can trigger mass jubilation, film gives us shared empathy, but wine has a nigh-unique ability to bestow conviviality among us through a shared bottle – which makes it especially galling that we spend so much time divided over it.

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