Events update – February 2016
MOVE Charity Fundraiser – 11th February
Hattingley Valley recently hosted a very well attended fundraiser on behalf of the disability charity, MOVE. Guests enjoyed guided tours of the winery and had the opportunity to taste and purchase our newly released 2013 Rosé. The evening raised over £1,000 for critically disabled local youngsters on the MOVE programme.
London Shell Co. – 13-14th February
We are delighted to be supporting London Shell Co. with its latest venture. London Shell Co. offers a weekend lunch and dinner service. A three course tasting menu paired with Hattingley Valley wines is served on-board a moving boat on the Regents Canal. The ‘My Fair Lady’ of Walker’s Quay takes you on a picturesque return journey from Camden Lock to Little Venice and on certain dates one of our winemakers present to talk you through the wines. For more information and future dates visit: http://www.londonshellco.com/
Liberty Wines Portfolio Roadshow – 22nd, 23rd, 24th & 29th February
Liberty Wines had their annual UK trade tour stopping at Manchester, Edinburgh, Dublin and Bristol. Our Sales & Export Manager, Gareth Maxwell, was present at all four venues promoting our wines. Gareth explains, “Liberty have a very strong presence around the UK and support this with exceptionally well organised tastings in all of the cities. We had the opportunity to show our range to key trade UK customers and feel positive that it will drive the Hattingley Valley name going forward”.
Berry Bros. Easter Food and Drink Festival – Saturday 12th March
Berry Bros. warehouse in Basingstoke is hosting an Easter Food and Drink Festival on Saturday 12th March. Various local food producers will be showcasing their products alongside two of the vineyards who represent Vineyards of Hampshire, one being ourselves and the other is Hambledon. The event is free to attend and runs from 10am to 5pm. If you’re in the area it would be great to see you come along.
For more information please see Berry Bros. website here.
Point-to-Point – 13th & 28th March
We are delighted to be sponsoring two Point-to-Point meetings at nearby Hackwood Park Racecourse on the 13th and 28th March. Hattingley Valley will be present with its bar alongside local trade stands and food offerings. Both events will be a fantastic day out for all of the family with plenty of entertainment on offer.
ProWein & ProWine Asia 2016
Hattingley Valley will attend two of the major overseas wine trade events: ProWein and ProWine Asia. ProWein 2016 is taking place in Düsseldorf on 13th-15th March. ProWine Asia is taking place in Singapore from 12-15th April. As Hattingley now exports to over 10 countries worldwide these overseas trade events offer a fantastic opportunity to create new contacts and catch up with existing international customers.