9th - 11th June 2017

Montpellier Gardens, Cheltenham GL50 1SD

Yealands Estate International Wine Classes

A highlight of the Festival, this is your chance to develop an even greater appreciation and understanding of Wine from around the world in a relaxed, fun interactive environment with some of the most well-known and respected wine experts in the UK.

Yealands Estate Wines produce award winning New Zealand wines, recently earning the title of the “World’s Best Sauvignon Blanc” are the proud sponsors of the International Wine Theatre.

Please Note:

Each talk is limited to 90 people, this is to ensure we can give the best possible talks and devote time and attention to the wines. After each talk the marquee will be cleared so we can set up for the next talk. The talks are free to attend and are on a first come first in basis. Note children under 18 are not admitted to the Wine Theatre due to Licensing.

What’s On - Wine Tastings

Friday Events

Yealands Family Wines

The Yealands Estate Winery was created to operate sustainably at every level. Opened August 2008, the winery was built under the draft Green Building Code and was the first winery in the world to be accredited CarboNZeroCERT™ from inception. Despite its relative youth, Marlborough is recognised as one of the premium wine regions of the … Continue reading Yealands Family Wines


Saturday Events

Yealands Family Wines.

Yealands Family Wines from Marlborough New Zealand are the proud sponsor of the International Wine Theatre, bringing to you some of the top wines from around the world for you to learn about the wine from leading experts in their field and to sample a stunning cross section of wine. www.yealands.co.nz Facebook: yealandsestate Twitter: @yealandsuk … Continue reading Yealands Family Wines.


Saturday June 10

#ThinkInside The Box presented by Rob Malin, When in Rome

When in Rome is on a mission to smash our perception of box wine and change the way we drink wine here in the UK. When in Rome imports great-tasting craft wine in boxes from small, independent producers across Italy. The company recently launched The Glitterati – Britain’s first box wine club. We sip our … Continue reading #ThinkInside The Box presented by Rob Malin, When in Rome


Saturday June 10

Tim Adams Wines – stunning value from this small Australian family winery

Neil Phillips, ‘The Wine Tipster’, will show the fabulous range of wines from this family-owned and operated Clare Valley winery in South Australia. They produce great Riesling, Semillon, Shiraz, Grenache, Tempranillo and Cabernet Malbec all sourced both from their own vineyards and from a small band of dedicated local growers. Over the years they have … Continue reading Tim Adams Wines – stunning value from this small Australian family winery


Saturday June 10

Life’s too short to drink bad wine

Heather Dougherty, Chairman of the Association of Wine Educators (AWE) is here to answer the burning questions that preoccupy wine drinkers. How can I to be more adventurous in my wine buying? I would like to break out of my wine comfort zone, but don’t want to take a shot in the dark based on … Continue reading Life’s too short to drink bad wine


Sunday Events

Yealands Family Wines..

Yealands Family Wines. Crafting award-winning wines in harmony with nature. Think boldly, tread lightly and never say it can’t be done – Peter Yealands. If you’re looking for a sauvignon blanc that’s as tense as a tightly coiled spring, which will tickle your nostrils like cordite, then the new vintage of S1 is for you. … Continue reading Yealands Family Wines..

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