Doddie’5 Red Blend – The Story I was driving back in my trusty, big but cumbersome Ford F250 that suits my big frame that was used to bumping people around. Mind you ask Chris Butcher the ex England player about that, and it also cocoons me against the lunacy of some of todays’ drivers. I was in a good mood having played a game of golf on the Swartland course Malmesbury with dear family friends […]
“I salute you in the name of friendship, knowing that the game we played and love creates a special kind of human spirit, just like wine transcends all the bad,” Schalk Burger says to Doddie Weir.
Bohemian Syrah 2016, it is all in the detail... #emboss #deboss #foiling #cottonwhite 🍷 pic.twitter.com/DueanlM3XN— Schalk Burger & Sons (@sbsonswine) July 21, 2018
It was a landmark weekend for Sporting Wine Club. Saracens v Harlequins was the first Premiership Rugby match to be played at the London Olympic Stadium, in front of 57,000 people, with Schalk Burger on the pitch and his family’s wine available off it. Sporting Wine Club was proud to be represented in such an Iconic stadium, and this represents another milestone […]
SWC had the great privilege to host a pre Christmas Wine Tasting evening at CSM, one of the top global Sports and Entertainment Agencies. Holly Millward, a CSM executive, had won the occasion at an RPA rugby charity auction event for which we were all grateful. We intertwined a blind tasting of some top rugby wines with […]
Sporting Wine Club came to Thames Ditton recently to conduct a wine tasting with our friends from Jaguar Land Rover. Other than seeing their new Jaguar release – top quality just like our wines! – we were privileged to spend the evening with Harlequins and England Fullback, Mike Brown. We enjoyed a fascinating insight into what makes England tick, and how under Eddie Jones […]
Sporting Wine Club had the great privilege to help launch M Twickenham which is only a quick sprint to the home of English Rugby. We have always wondered when it would be possible to enjoy a steak and bottle of good wine in relative comfort but within easy reach of the rugby. The Car Park or a frighteningly expensive corporate event is not for everyone and […]
We are delighted to announce our partnership with Chinese Cricket Club Restaurant Chinese Cricket Club Restaurant was founded in London in 2009 and is named in honour of the original Chinese National Cricket team, who played their first international match in that year. It has since become one of the The City of London’s most distinguished […]