Dates for your diary

Jan 28 International Wine Challenge Sake Masterclass, Morton's, Berkeley Square, London (julie.campbell@

william-reed.co.uk 01293 867612)

Feb 5 Drinks Retailing Awards, The Dorchester, London (hazel.smith@

william-reed.co.uk 01293 846551)

Feb 5 Shrove Tuesday

Feb 14 St Valentine's Day

Feb 25 Specialist Importers Trade Tastings, The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester (Feb 25) and Vinopolis, London (Feb 27). See sittastings.org .