Books and beverages
THE owner of the Bristol Wine School is a speaker at the Cotswold Edge Literary Festival next month.
Tristan Darby will explain why, from sherry in Shakespeare to fine wines in modern classics, drinks have always had a place in literature.
People attending the event on June 21 at the Hamptons Deli in Chipping Sodbury High Street will be able to taste the wines and other drinks that Tristan highlights.
Tristan is drinks columnist for The Bath Magazine and the Bristol Magazine, and is a judge for both the Bristol and Bath Good Food Awards.
He’s also a professional actor and singer, and will read extracts from books he’s selected.
The Cotswold Edge Literary Festival runs from 16 to 24 June at various venues across South Gloucestershire. To book tickets go to www.cotswoldedgeevents.co.uk