[door] FAQ


What tastings are planned for this term?

See the events page. We hope to see you at a tasting soon!
You can also add yourself to our mailing list by sending a blank email to bacchus-members-subscribe@maillist.ox.ac.uk


How do I attend a tasting?

Booking opens 7 days in advance. To book, click on "Book a place" under your chosen event, and type in your name and email. You will receive an email shortly after, to either confirm your place at the tasting, or notify you that you are on the waiting list if the event is fully booked. Please email web@oxforduniversitywinesociety.org if you experience any issues.


How much do tastings cost?

Our tastings are fantastic value at 5 for members, 10 for non-members, but may differ on rare occasions. Prices are noted under each event.


Can I bring a guest?

If there are still spaces remaining at a tasting, this is not a problem. Simply use our booking system to book a place for them too!


How do I become a member? When do I have to decide?

Membership can be purchased on the door at any of our tastings, at just 25 per year.

Please book your first tasting as described above, as the booking procedure for members and non-members is the same. If you wish to become a member after your first tasting, the difference between member and non-member price for the tasting will be deducted from the membership fee.


How do I find the college/room in which the tasting is held?

College locations can be found here. One of our committee members will be standing by the main entrance to the college to help direct you.


I represent a wine producer/importer/merchant/..., and would like to present a tasting. Who should I contact?

Thank you for showing an interest in Bacchus! Please contact president@oxforduniversitywinesociety.org for more information and to discuss details of presenting at the Society.


Our JCR/MCR/society would like to hold a wine tasting event. Could you run one for us?

We have run many successful tastings for MCRs and JCRs in the past. Please email president@oxforduniversitywinesociety.org to discuss details.