Sicily Tour du Vin 2021

We have returned from a fabulous 4 days in Italy with 16 Waud Wine Club tourists for our Sicily Tour du Vin. Following a successful English Wine Tour in July, it was great to return to business as usual with an overseas tour to Italy. We flew into Catania Airport on Wednesday, picked up the…

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14th Tour du Vin – Rioja 2019

At the end of September, we took 18 members and guests to Spain for surprisingly our first ever tour to wine mecca – Rioja. We were booked in for an action packed 3 days and 3 nights – taking in 6 vineyards in Rioja and Navarra. Our first tasting on the Wednesday afternoon was to…

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Southern French TDV 2019

14 tourists took part in our latest Tour du Vin visit to Languedoc and Rhone last week. We were pleased to welcome four first time tourists – who got into the swing of things straight away. The group assembled at Domaine de Trevallon just after lunch on Wednesday for a tour of the estate and cellars…

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Southern French TDV 2019

We have 4 remaining places on our tour to Southern Rhone Tour du Vin in May. The tour will include tastings in Languedoc and Southern Rhone. (photo above is Chateau de la Gardine in Chaeauneuf-du-Pape_ For the 3 day and 3 night trip, we have finalised a very exciting schedule that will include the Domaine…

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Tour du Vin – Champagne and Alsace

21 tourists joined us for the September Tour du Vin in Champagne and Alsace. The tour began in Reims as we met for a fabulous lunch at the newly refurbished Continental Restaurant before we head for a champagne tasting at Champagne Castelnau. After a fun evening at Hotel Le Chateau Fort de Sedan, we had…

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Tour du Vin – Loire & Bordeaux 2018

The tour started with a rendezvous of our eight tourists, in the Loire valley at one of our favourite producers, Domaine Huet in Vouvray. We were treated to an extensive tour of the ancient winery that is carved into and under the limestone hillside and ultimately supports one of Huet’s main three vineyards. The wines…

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Loire and Bordeaux TDV 2018

We are delighted to invite you to join us for the May 2018 Tour du Vin, that takes place in Vouvray in the Loire valley en route to Bordeaux for our main tastings. (FYI – THESE DAYS HAVE NOW MOVED FORWARD A WEEK THAN WERE ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED) For the 3 day and 3 night trip,…

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Italy Tour du Vin 2017 – Tuscany

In September 2017, we held the 10th Waud Wine Club Tour du Vin and it is safe to say it did not dissapoint. Our biggest turnout ever with 23 tourists flying into Tuscany for 3 days of wine tasting at some of the most iconic vineyards in the world. Frescobaldi, Castello di Nipozzano Our first…

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TDV to South West France – May 2017

So, we are going to back to our roots! The main inspiration for the Waud Wine Club was when Martin Athey, Jeremy Waud and a group of friends visited some vineyards in the relatively unchartered South West France wine regions of Madiran and Jurançon when on tour there in 2010. Many members will remember our own labelled Members…

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Portugal Tour du Vin

Portugal TDV – 15th Sept to 18th Sept 2016 There are a few remaining slots available for the TDV to Portugal next month. We plan to arrive into Porto on the morning of Thursday 15th September and fly out again on Sunday 18th September. The itinerary: Fly in Thursday morning then hire cars to travel…

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