tim@timsyradwines.com
Mob: 07850 329111

Independent Wine Merchant in South West London

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Superb Range of Wines

Food Pairing and Cheese Matching suggestion for every Wine

Seeking some wine inspiriation?   I deliver to TW, KT, W and SW postcodes…

I am an independent wine merchant and educator based in South West London.

I run local Wine Societies in Richmond and Teddington.  We met monthly throughout 2022, and our programme of events for 2023 is displayed below.

My ever popular ‘Cheese Course’ will run again in the spring.  Do get in touch for more details.

I run private events and tastings for local groups; and I have a corporate events business called Taste of the Grape.

Every year I take groups of people to destinations all over the world on Wine Holidays.  My programme of tours for this year is virtually fully booked, but there are a few spaces available – see my tours website for more information.

Find out more about what I do.

 

Please don’t hesitate to get in touch if you would like any advice about wine, suggestions for food and cheese pairing (I know the Teddington Cheese range intimately) or would like to find out more about anything I do.

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tim@timsyradwines.com

07850 329111

 

I won the 2019 Wanderlust World Guide Awards Specialist Tour Guide of the Year.

Commended for my infectious passion, and being the perfect link between winemakers and travellers, I was given the award at the National Geographical Society.  The judges based their decision on the feedback from the dozens of clients who have been on tour with me.

Enjoy my tastings

I have an exciting programme of events for Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies events in 2023.

Next Events in Richmond and Teddington

Jan
28
Sat
Teddington Wine Society – South Africa’s rich diversity @ St Mary's Parish Hall
Jan 28 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Teddington Wine Society - South Africa's rich diversity @ St Mary's Parish Hall

We commence the year in beautiful South Africa, where wine has been made for centuries.

Our focus will be on areas such as Swartland, Hemel-en-Aarde and Cederberg, where young dynamic wine makers are producing wines of fabulous quality from a range of grape varieties not always associated with South Africa.

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Jan
30
Mon
Richmond Wine Society – South Africa’s rich diversity @ The Britannia
Jan 30 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - South Africa's rich diversity @ The Britannia

We commence the year in beautiful South Africa, where wine has been made for centuries.

Our focus will be on areas such as Swartland, Hemel-en-Aarde and Cederberg, where young dynamic wine makers are producing wines of fabulous quality from a range of grape varieties not always associated with South Africa.

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Feb
26
Sun
Richmond Wine Society – McLaren Vale @ The Britannia
Feb 26 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - McLaren Vale @ The Britannia

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Feb
27
Mon
Richmond Wine Society – McLaren Vale @ The Britannia
Feb 27 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - McLaren Vale @ The Britannia

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Mar
25
Sat
Teddington Wine Society – McLaren Vale @ St Mary's Parish Hall
Mar 25 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Mar
26
Sun
Richmond Wine Society – Portugal @ The Britannia
Mar 26 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - Portugal @ The Britannia

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Mar
27
Mon
Richmond Wine Society – Portugal @ The Britannia
Mar 27 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - Portugal @ The Britannia

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Apr
16
Sun
Teddington Wine Society – Burgundy vs ROW @ St Mary's Parish Hall
Apr 16 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Teddington Wine Society - Burgundy vs ROW @ St Mary's Parish Hall

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Apr
23
Sun
Richmond Wine Society – Burgundy vs ROW @ The Britannia
Apr 23 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - Burgundy vs ROW @ The Britannia

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Apr
24
Mon
Richmond Wine Society – Burgundy vs ROW @ The Britannia
Apr 24 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - Burgundy vs ROW @ The Britannia

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Jun
4
Sun
Richmond Wine Society – Alsace @ The Britannia
Jun 4 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - Alsace @ The Britannia

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Jun
5
Mon
Richmond Wine Society – Alsace @ The Britannia
Jun 5 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - Alsace @ The Britannia

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Jun
24
Sat
Teddington Wine Society – Alsace @ St Mary's Parish Hall
Jun 24 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Teddington Wine Society - Alsace @ St Mary's Parish Hall

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Jul
9
Sun
Richmond Wine Society – Champagne @ The Britannia
Jul 9 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - Champagne @ The Britannia

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Jul
10
Mon
Richmond Wine Society – Champagne @ The Britannia
Jul 10 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - Champagne @ The Britannia

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Jul
22
Sat
Teddington Wine Society – Champagne @ St Mary's Parish Hall
Jul 22 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Teddington Wine Society - Champagne @ St Mary's Parish Hall

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Aug
6
Sun
Richmond Wine Society – Annual Blind Tasting @ The Britannia
Aug 6 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - Annual Blind Tasting @ The Britannia

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Aug
7
Mon
Richmond Wine Society – Annual Blind Tasting @ The Britannia
Aug 7 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - Annual Blind Tasting @ The Britannia

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Sep
9
Sat
Teddington Wine Society – Medal Winners @ St Mary's Parish Hall
Sep 9 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Teddington Wine Society - Medal Winners @ St Mary's Parish Hall

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Sep
10
Sun
Richmond Wine Society – Medal Winners @ The Britannia
Sep 10 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - Medal Winners @ The Britannia

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Sep
11
Mon
Richmond Wine Society – Medal Winners @ The Britannia
Sep 11 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - Medal Winners @ The Britannia

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Oct
21
Sat
Teddington Wine Society – Portugal @ St Mary's Parish Hall
Oct 21 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Teddington Wine Society - Portugal @ St Mary's Parish Hall

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Oct
22
Sun
Richmond Wine Society – Eastern Europe @ The Britannia
Oct 22 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - Eastern Europe @ The Britannia

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Oct
23
Mon
Richmond Wine Society – Eastern Europe @ The Britannia
Oct 23 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - Eastern Europe @ The Britannia

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Nov
18
Sat
Teddington Wine Society – Rhone Valley @ St Mary's Parish Hall
Nov 18 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Teddington Wine Society - Rhone Valley @ St Mary's Parish Hall

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Nov
19
Sun
Richmond Wine Society – Christmas Extravaganza @ The Britannia
Nov 19 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - Christmas Extravaganza @ The Britannia

Our annual Christmas extravaganza is always our most popular event – book early to ensure your place.

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Nov
20
Mon
Richmond Wine Society – Christmas Extravaganza @ The Britannia
Nov 20 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Richmond Wine Society - Christmas Extravaganza @ The Britannia

Our annual Christmas extravaganza is always our most popular event – book early to ensure your place.

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

Dec
9
Sat
Teddington Wine Society – Christmas Extravaganza @ St Mary's Parish Hall
Dec 9 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Teddington Wine Society - Christmas Extravaganza @ St Mary's Parish Hall

 

Tim Syrad, who has 25 years experience of running wine tastings, runs Richmond and Teddington Wine Societies, which meet monthly.  Tim is a fervent advocate that wine is to be enjoyed without snobbery. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced taster, there will be plenty to learn and enjoy.

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“Throughout the 17 years I have attended Tim’s wine tasting events, he has continued to deliver his extensive knowledge of wine and wine-making with great charm, and lots of humour, making the evenings not only informative, but also great fun. In the course of an average year, the tastings cover a kaleidoscope of different wine themes – interesting and entertaining for all, novices and experts alike. And the wines taste pretty good too!”
"We have been going to Teddington Wine Society events for a number of years. Tim runs the evenings with bonhomie and humour and wears his considerable knowledge lightly. The evenings are great fun, the wines are always a little bit different and help to expand knowledge and tasting horizons.”
“I have attended the Richmond Wine society for over ten years and always enjoyed Tim’s self-effacing style and gentle humour. His knowledge is globally eclectic and presented in a clear, interesting and always stimulating way. Every guest I have taken there has enjoyed the evening immensely. Tim also offers a wide range of wines to buy and my red cellar has provided great pleasure to my own dinner guests.”
"I’ve been enjoying Tim’s tastings for over 20 years - he is a great teacher, raconteur and wine expert. He is seriously passionate about his wine, but there is nothing serious about his tastings, which are always informal and relaxed. A lovely way to spend an evening and enjoy some fantastic wines."