January 24th, 2012Events - Berlin
Thursday 16th February, 19.30h until late
EUR 40 per person (fully inclusive)
Special Guest of Honour
Bellvale Winery Owner Mr. John Ellis
In celebration of the launch of our new winery partner Bellvale, we would like to invite you to an exciting night of premium burgundy-style boutique wines, gourmet cuisine and excellent networking at the fabulous Hôtel Concorde in Berlin.
Guests will be greeted with a Victorian sparkling wine aperitif and amuse bouche. We will have the great pleasure to taste three of the hand-made wines produced by John Ellis at his cool-climate property in Gippsland, Victoria. The owner and winemaker of the five-star rated Bellvale Winery will present the products personally.
2008 Bellvale The Quercus Vineyard Chardonnay
Excellent purity, beautifully textured, creamy, nutty with balanced fruit character, long, graceful finish.
94 points James Halliday
2008 Bellvale Athena’s Vineyard Pinot Noir
Smoky, savoury, earthy, fresh cherry characters offering a lean but complex and wonderfully elegant wine.
95 points James Halliday
Gourmet Degustation Buffet Menu
Tickets will cost EUR 40 per person. The ticket price is subsidised by the organising partners (would normally be EUR 75). The ticket price includes all wines, gourmet buffet menu, coffee and water. Please book by replying to email@example.com.
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January 18th, 2012Events - Prague
Friday 10th February, 19.30h until late
CZK 975 per person (fully inclusive)
Door Prize – Kempinski Weekend for Two in Moscow with Flights
Special Guests of Honour
HE Peter Rider . New Zealand Ambassador
HE Jean Dunn . Australian Ambassador
John Ellis . Bellvale Winery Owner
In joint celebration of Waitangi and Australian Day, we would like to invite you to an exciting night of premium wines, gourmet cuisine and excellent networking at the fabulous Kempinksi Hotel Hybernska in Prague.
Guests will be greeted with aperitifs of Sparkling Shiraz and New Zealand No.1 Cuvee Sparkling; our 2011 Sliding Hill Sauvignon Blanc and 2009 Barking Owl Shiraz Viognier will be highlighted as the event’s pouring wines.
During the event, John Ellis (owner and winemaker of the five-star rated Victorian Bellvale Winery) will present his premium Burgundian Chardonnay and Pinot Noir.
Win a Trip for Two to Moscow
As a special prize, we will be raffling a free weekend trip for two to Moscow courtesy of Czech Airlines with accomodation at the luxurious Kempinski Baltschug Hotel.
Tickets will cost CZK 975 (EUR 39) per person. The ticket price is subsidised by the organising partners (valued at CZK 1500). Price includes all wines, gourmet buffet menu, coffee and water. Please book by replying to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Special Accommodation Package
A special accommodation rate is being offered by the hotel of EUR 149 per single or EUR 169 per couple including full breakfast (excluding 14% VAT) – Grand Deluxe Room.
The Czech Australian and New Zealand Association (www.canza.cz) helps promote the interests and cultures of Australia and New Zealand in the Czech Republic and give expats and locals alike the opportunity to experience the Australian and New Zealand way of life in the Czech Republic.
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January 5th, 2012Events - Monte Carlo
Wednesday 25th January, 19.30h
EUR 50 per person (fully inclusive)
In celebration of a prosperous 2012, we would like to invite you to join us in the Saphir 24 Lounge and Bar at the Fairmont Monte Carlo for a New Year party with six premium New World wines, degustation dinner and gourmet chocolate experience.
Chef Xavier Adeline will prepare locally inspired Côte d’Azur specialities including selections from ‘Le Banc de L’Ecailler’, ‘La Cuisine de la Riveira et ses Vallees’, ‘Les Tourtes Gourmandes’, ‘Les Pates et Les Rissotos’ and ‘Les Plats Chauds a la Tranche’ – taking you to culinary heaven!
Degustation Menu and Complementing Wines
pdf download (click here)
New World wine professional Bradley Mitton will present this exclusive event with pure virgin BLYSS chocolate owner Alyssa McDonald. The event will begin with a kir aperitif to be followed by presentations, wine tasting, chocolate degustation and gourmet dinner.
Tickets will cost EUR 50 (subsidised by the organising partners), bookings are limited to eighty. Price includes all wines, menu, coffee and water. Please book by replying to email@example.com. Early reservations are highly recommended.
Fairmont Monte Carlo
Among Monte Carlo hotels, The Fairmont is a lavish retreat that puts the Principality at your doorstep and allows you to immerse yourself in the region’s “joie de vivre”. A prestigious location for the most prestigious events.
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A special accommodation rate is being offered by the hotel of 269€ per room night for two (339€ with seaview), both offers include breakfast for two. Event tickets are not included.