London 2018

Matter of Taste
27 October 2018
De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms
61 - 65 Great Queen Street , London WC2B 5DA

Founded in 1978 by Robert M. Parker, Jr., in 2018 Robert Parker Wine Advocate celebrates 40 years of unparalleled, unbiased, expert and comprehensive wine criticism. To mark this very special occasion, on Saturday, October 27, 2018, we’re hosting a series of no-holds-barred Matter of Taste London events at the luxurious De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms, featuring wines that represent what our critics have highlighted as the best of the best in our world-renowned publication. This means that all wines featured at the Matter of Taste London Walkabout Tasting, Master Classes and Dinners will be nothing short of extraordinary, having been rated at 93 points or above. With the pinnacles of the wine world all under one roof on one very special day, you will not want to miss helping us to celebrate 40 years of Robert Parker Wine Advocate on October 27! 

More exciting components to be posted soon. 



Day 1


Saturday, 27 Oct 2018
Walkabout Tasting VIP Early Entry
GBP 50.00
Walkabout Tasting VIP Early Entry
Access the Walkabout Grand Tasting an hour before everyone else. This is your opportunity to get ahe... [More Details]
27 October 2018 | 12:00 - 17:00 GMT
De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms
61-65 Great Queen St
Grand Walkabout Tasting
GBP 125.00
Non-member
GBP 95.00
Member
Walkabout Tasting
In Celebration of the 40th Anniversary of The Wine Advocate, Matter of Taste returns to London for t... [More Details]
27 October 2018 | 13:00 - 17:00 GMT
De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms
61-65 Great Queen S
New Vignerons of Spain
GBP 100.00
Masterclass
Presented by: Luis Gutiérrez
Luis Gutiérrez, reviewer for the wines of Spain, Argentina, Chile and Jura presents his first solo b... [More Details]
27 October 2018 | 10:00 - 11:00 GMT
De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms
61-65 Great Queen St
A Preview of the Bordeaux 2016 Reds
GBP 150.00
Masterclass
Presented by: Lisa Perrotti-Brown MW
The most exciting and consistently great vintage since 2010, the recently bottled, eagerly anticipat... [More Details]
27 October 2018 | 11:15 - 12:15 GMT
De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms
61-65 Great Queen St
28 Year Perspective of Tenuta San Leonardo
GBP 90.00
Masterclass
Presented by: Monica Larner & Marchese Anselmo Guerrieri Gonzaga
Join Anselmo Guerrieri Gonzaga, owner of Tenuta San Leonardo, and The Wine Advocate's very own Monic... [More Details]
27 October 2018 | 13:00 - 14:00 GMT
De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms
61-65 Great Queen St
Barossa's Big Dogs: Then & Now
GBP 150.00
Masterclass
Presented by: Joe Czerwinski
Join Joe Czerwinski and taste through back vintages and current releases from some of the Barossa's ... [More Details]
27 October 2018 | 14:15 - 15:15 GMT
De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms
61-65 Great Queen St
Louis Jadot Chambertin Clos de Bèze Perspective with William Kelley and Frédéric Barnier
GBP 150.00
Masterclass
Presented by: William Kelley & Frédéric Barnier
Join Frédéric Barnier, Technical Director of Maison Louis Jadot, and The Wine Advocate's own William... [More Details]
27 October 2018 | 15:30 - 16:30 GMT
De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms
61-65 Great Queen St

Day 2


Sunday, 28 Oct 2018
Exclusive London Premiere of André Tchelistcheff - The Voice of Wine with Winemaker Panel and Tasting
GBP 145.00
Masterclass
Presented by:
Exclusive Matter of Taste London Premiere of the award winning feature film André - The Voice of Win... [More Details]
28 October 2018 | 13:00 - 17:00 GMT
Princess Anne Theatre - British Academy of Film and Television Arts
195 Piccadilly

Dining Experiences


Kistler Vineyards Dinner with Winemaker Jason Kesner
GBP 295.00
Dining
Join Kistler Vineyards Winemaker-President, Jason Kesner, and The Wine Advocate's Editor-in-Chief, L... [More Details]
26 October 2018 | 19:00 - 22:00 GMT
67 Pall Mall
67 Pall Mall
The Ultimate Hedonist’s BYOB Dinner
GBP 140.00
Dining
As part of the London installment of Matter of Taste events, our review team thought it would be dec... [More Details]
27 October 2018 | 19:00 - 23:00 GMT
De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms
61-65 Great Queen St

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