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12:30pm to 5:00pm – THE GLASGOW FESTIVAL OF WINE 2020.
Summer in the city will see our exhibitors pouring samples of superb, quality wines from you to chose from. Some of the country’s top retailers and the world’s best producers will be there, and the range of wines will emphasise quality and diversity. Many exhibitors will be offering exclusive discounts on the day, and remember – your Festival admission ticket includes all tasting samples. Optional Masterclass tickets are sold separately.

You must hold a Festival admission ticket to attend any masterclass.

12:45pm, 2:15pm and 3:45pm – TUTORED MASTERCLASSES. BUY NOW
12:45pm to 1:30pm – The World of Naturally Natural Wines. Tickets £10
Presented by specialist retailer WoodWinters, taste some of the top examples from the fast growing and fascinating category of ‘natural wines’. Taking the wine world by storm in the past few years, these organic wines are fermented with wild yeast and made without additions in the winery. Find out what makes them special.
2:15pm to 3:00pm – Marlborough Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, and Terroir. Tickets £10
Presented by Tom Cannavan following his visit to the Saint Clair estate in New Zealand, we’ll look at the two great grapes of the region, with vertical tastings of Saint Clair’s top wines. Tom will explain what makes them special. The tutored tasting will explain Saint Clair’s unique terroir and just how well these wines age.
3:45pm to 4:30pm – Noble Rieslings: Fabulous Sweet Wines. Tickets £10
With Kevin Courtney of Riverby Estate, a rare opportunity to taste world class Botrytis-affected and Late-Harvest Riesling wines. Kevin has generously supplied multiple vintages of these rare wines. Having presented a dry Riesling masterclass for us in 2017, it’s a real treat to welcome back one of our most popular speakers.