Jascots’ Sales Director – Miles MacInnes – to join panel of experts at SITT
Written by Richard Siddle
Visitors to next month’s SITT tasting in London on February 29 can look forward to a masterclass on Long Island wine and a seminar offering a “Blueprint for Success” for independent on and off-trade businesses as well as the chance to meet an international line up of independent wine producers.
Wine critic and broadcaster, Charles Metcalfe will, between 12pm and 1pm, go through a masterclass, Fine Wines of Long Island, with five wineries from the New York state. These include: Paumanok, The Lenz Winery, Channing Daughters, Wölffer Estate and McCall Wines all imported by Long Island and New York specialist Wine Equals Friends Ltd.
Later that day at 2pm a panel of on and off-trade experts will give their tips for success in the independent sector. The line-up includes Chris Piper of Christopher Piper Wines, Stephen Finch – Vagabond Wines, Miles MacInnes – Jascots Wine Merchants, Tim Wildman of Winetec and Neil Bruce of Studio Alto.
The SITT tastings take place on February 29 at the Honourable Artillery Company, London 10.30am-6pm. Register online at www.sittastings.com.