May 28th, 2010Event photos and reviews
May 13th, 2010Events - Berlin
French-Austral Five-Star Deluxe Wine Dinner and Party
Dominique Portet Wine Launch & Gourmet Menu
Three Five Star Locations with Three Amazing Courses
Hôtel Concorde Berlin, Ku’damm
Thursday 27th May, 18.30
Join us for special wine degustation and gourmet dining event at the Hôtel Concorde Berlin. In true Berlin five-star style, we have been invited to partake of three seperate dinner courses with five premium wines in three seperate areas of the hotel.
Guests will be invited to the terrace with an aperitif and the first dinner course. We will then be escorted to two other exclusive locations where the second and third courses will be served complemented by excellent Australian wines.
First course – the Hotel Terrace
Taylor Ferguson Sparkling Brut
Taylor Ferguson Sparkling Shiraz
Brioche with Gratinated Oysters
Smoked Breast of Duck on Strawberry Coulis
Goose Liver Brulée with Bergamot and Tomato Chips
Onion Scion Salad on Blackcurrant and Goat Cheese Cream
Second Course – the Concorde Ballroom
Dominique Portet Sauvignon Blanc 2009
Dominique Portet Cabernet Shiraz Merlot 2006
Swordfish Marinated in Mint and Java Peppercorns
Ravioli Filled with Veal Ragout, Asparagus and Citric Jus
Third Course – the Rooftop Master Suite
Meerea Park Late Harvest Viognier 2007
Mousse of orange with crêpe julienne
Tickets and BookingTags: Concorde Hotel Berlin, Dominique Portet
Tickets will cost EUR 49 for Club Vivanova members and guests alike as bookings are limited to 20; there will also be 20 of the hotel VIPs invited to make the attendance an exclusive total of 40 people. Early reservations are highly recommended. Please register by replying to email@example.com.
May 13th, 2010Events - Prague
“Magnificent Seven Shiraz” Tasting and Dinner
Tuesday 25th May, 19.00
Join us in Prague at the recently opened Wineshome for a tasting of seven of our best Shiraz wines from Australia. The tasting will be presented by Australian wine specialist Bradley Mitton and complementing food will be prepared including grilled meats, vegetarian dishes and cheeses to perfectly fit the wines.
Wineshome (www.wineshome.cz) has recently opened and its modern design and contemporary architecture makes Prague’s largest wine cellar a perfect location for one our monthly events. As per usual with our successful presentations in Prague this event is being organised in conjunction with the Czech Australian New Zealand Association.
We have exclusively reserved the whole venue for this event and we are limited to 30 tickets, Wineshome will also be inviting 30 of their special VIP customers so we will have a total attendance of 60. An Australian Chardonnay aperitif will be served at 19.00 to kick-start the event!
Seven Premium Australian Shiraz Wines for Tasting
Liebich The Darkie Shiraz 2004, Barossa Valley
Austin’s Barrabool Shiraz 1999, Geelong, Vic. (limited release)
Meerea Park Alexander Munro Shiraz 2002, Hunter Valley
Meerea Park The Aunts Shiraz 2006, Hunter Valley
Hundred Tree Hill Shiraz 2006, Pyrenees, Victoria
Barking Owl Shiraz Viognier 2007, Perth Hills
Mancini Shiraz Cabernet 2006, Riverina, NSW
Ticket BookingTags: Shiraz, Wineshome
Tickets will cost CZK 790 (EUR 30) per person including seven wines, accompanying menu, coffee and mineral water; the price has been specially sponsored by Wineshome and Mitton Wines. Early reservations are highly recommended. Please register by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org