Food & Wine WeekendDistance from the centre of Kingsbridge: 3.8 miles
Chris Piper and John Earle have been running Christopher Piper Wines for nearly 40 years, specialising in the importation of wines from around the world.
They have been supplying fine wines to Thurlestone Hotel since 1979.Unusually, Christopher Piper Wines is involved in every aspect of the wine trade, from vine to glass, as Chris Piper is a qualified oenologist (wine-maker), producing wines in the Beaujolais region.
Chris and John are an entertaining 'double act' whose infectious enthusiasm, knowledge and passion for their subject bring wine to life!
The weekend wil focus on iconic European wines, from France, Germany, Italy, Spain and Portugal. We will be sourcing from top estates and producers, some famous and others not so famous.
The programme for the weekend includes and afternoon tea, a tutored tasting with capes, breakfast, lunch and dinner all with menus chosen to compliment the wines.
Please see the website for more information, prices and to book or call the hotel on 01548 560 382