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Located below are links to the most recent American Wine Society Newsletters as well as other newsworthy information.

American Wine Society Newsletter / August-September 2017

http://www.americanwinesociety.org/page/publications


The national Taster’s Guild organization is now part of the American Wine Society!

One of the benefits of the AWS’s acceptance of Tasters Guild members into the fold, is the ability to share with all American Wine Society members digital copies of the Tasters Guild Journal. The summer issue has features about old vine zinfandel and regular installments such as “Ask the Winemaker.”

Check out a pdf copy here.


The annual American Wine Society National Conference is scheduled for November 2-4, 2017 at Pocono Manor, Pennsylvania.  Key Dates are below (as announced 5/19/17).  Please contact us for more information if you are interested in attending.

https://americanwinesociety.site-ym.com/page/nationalconference

Agenda:  http://aws.informz.net/AWS/data/images/2017AWS-Conf-final.pdf

  • GENERAL REGISTRATION Wednesday, June 21—Sunday, June 25
  • NOTIFICATION OF REGISTRATION RESULTS June 26
  • BROCHURE ARRIVES Early July
  • LATE REGISTRATION Sunday, August 6
  • INITIAL REGISTRATION SESSION SELECTION Monday, August 7—Tuesday, August 8
  • SESSION ASSIGNMENTS Week of August 15

American Wine Society 50th Anniversary Celebration

7/27/17 update:  There are a precious handful of seats remaining at the AWS 50th Anniversary Celebration at Dr. Frank Wine Cellars Sunday Aug. 13 at 11 a.m.  The event at the site of the first AWS meeting half a century ago includes a tour of the winery, special library tasting, and a catered, gourmet luncheon. Join us for the celebration and reflection on the AWS’s first 50 years. To get one of the few remaining spot, reach out the Jane Duralia at jane.duralia@gmail.com

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American Wine Society Newsletter / June-July 2017