The Fine Wines of New Zealand - An exploration of the greatest New Zealand Chardonnay and Pinot

3 December 2018 , 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM  | London


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Fine Wines of New Zealand tasting hosted by Sam Harrop MW, Sarah Knowles MW, and Anne Krebiehl MW - a first for the UK exploring the story, rationale and makeup of a selection of New Zealand’s finest wines.

The ‘Fine Wines of New Zealand’ list is a result of an annual search, curated by six New Zealand based Masters of Wine along with a Master Sommelier. It is a bold an exciting effort to classify New Zealand’s many fine wine producers into a definitive group of wines that exhibit world- class quality and consistency. Now in its third year, there are only 67 wines made by 47 wineries represented. There is an exceptionally high barrier to inclusion consisting of wine quality, wine pedigree and longevity.

This two hour sit-down event will review the various terroirs, winemaking approaches, and philosophies behind the wines on this stunning list. 12 wines from the list will be available for tasting and discussion (6 Chardonnay and 6 Pinot) all from different regions and/or sub-regions to provide attendees with an understanding of the different expressions of the highest quality terroirs now identified, from a country establishing its own unique position in the world of wine.

Location: 
IMW London, 6 Riverlight Quay London SW11 8EA.
Date: 3 December 2018
Time: 1500 – 1700

Ticket prices (inclusive of VAT)
MW tickets £18
MW student tickets £24
General public tickets £36

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