Club Vivanova

Your international business networking and premium wine club in Central Europe
  • March 29th, 2012Bradley MittonEvents - Prague

    The Magnificent Seven Shiraz Ride Again
    Our Best Seven Australian Shiraz Vintages
    with Seven Course ‘Mediterranean Fusion’ Gala Dinner

    Lichfield Restaurant . Rocco Forte Augustine Hotel
    Friday 20th April, 19.30h
    CZK 1100 per person (fully inclusive)

    You are cordially invited to our annual ‘Magnificent Seven’ Shiraz tasting at one of Prague’s most recently re-launched restaurants, Lichfield at the Augustine. Rest assured that you will be tasting the best Shiraz wines available in the Prague market at this spectacular event.

    New World wine professional Bradley Mitton will guide us through the tasting of seven excellent Shiraz wines from six diverse wine-growing regions in Australia. Please note that members and non-members alike may book for our events, which are always excellently attended; early reservations are highly recommended.

    Gourmet Seven Shiraz Degustation Menu
    pdf download (click here)

    Taylor Ferguson Sparkling Shiraz
    Oyster Fine de Claire . Prestige

    Mancini Vignerons Selection Shiraz Cabernet
    Foie Gras . Pan Brioche . Figs

    2009 Barking Owl Shiraz Viognier
    Warm Rabbit Terrine . Apricot Compote

    2007 Hundred Tree Hill Shiraz
    Smoked Duck Breast . Orange Madagascar Vanilla Sauce

    2008 Meerea Park The Aunts Shiraz
    Lamb Cutlet . Eggplant Ragout

    2007 Meerea Park Alexander Munro Shiraz
    Braised Ox Cheek . Cep Jus

    2005 Liebichwein The Darkie Shiraz
    Chocolate Fondant . Coffee Sabayon

    Reservations
    Tickets will cost CZK 1100 (EUR 45) per person. The ticket price is subsidised by the organising partners (valued at CZK 1900) and includes all seven wines, seven course gala menu, coffee and water. Please book by replying to booking@vivanova-newsletter.com.

    CANZA
    The Czech Australian and New Zealand Association 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.

    Prague Connect
    PragueConnect.cz offers business connections and local information that brings together international Expats and Czech business professionals through networking channels and special events.

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    A comprehensive directory of the best addresses in the Czech Republic; featuring luxury products and services for your personal inspiration.

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  • October 5th, 2011Bradley MittonEvents - Monte Carlo

    Gourmet Dinner at Monte Carlo’s Finest Wine Bar
    Six Premium Wines . Six Course Menu Degustation
    COSMOPOLITAN Restaurant and Wine Bar
    Boutique Australian and New Zealand Wines

    Thursday 27th October, 19.30h
    Tickets limited to to sixty – EUR 45 per person (fully inclusive)

    In co-operation with Monte Carlo’s famous Cosmopolitan Restaurant and Wine Bar and Monte Carlo Wines, Club Vivanova would like to invite you to a six course menu degustation with a selection of six premium, boutique Australian and New Zealand wines!

    New World wine professional Bradley Mitton will present wines from the Hunter Valley, the Pyrenees in Victoria, Perth Hills in Western Australia and Marlborough in New Zealand – all paired with a fantastic gourmet menu highlighting the restaurant’s menu specialities.

    Degustation Menu and Complementing Wines pdf download (click here)
    Vegetarian option available upon request

    For booking
    Tickets will cost EUR 45 (subsidised by the organising partners) and seating is limited to sixty. Price includes all wines, gourmet menu, coffee or tea and water. Please book by replying to info@mittonwines.com. Early reservations are highly recommended.

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  • September 14th, 2011Bradley MittonEvent photos and reviews

    Many thanks to our club photographer Kostas Joanidis . http://www.fotoprofik.cz/

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  • August 18th, 2011Bradley MittonEvents - Prague

    Aureole Restaurant Prague . Fusion Wine Degustationaureole
    Aperitif . Five Course Dinner . Five Premium Wines
    Hunter Valley, Tasmanian and Margaret River Wines

    Friday 9th September, 19.30h
    Tickets limited to sixty – CZK 990 per person

    In co-operation with the spectacular and newly opened Aureole Fusion Restaurant and Lounge in Prague, we would like to invite you to a Premium Wine Degustation with a selection of five of our best boutique Australian wines paired with a wonderful five course menu! This event is being organised in conjunction with the Czech Australian New Zealand Association.

    Gourmet Menu and Premium Wines (pdf download)

    Join us for a pre-dinner aperitif and amuse bouche on the twenty-seventh floor terrace of the City Tower building in Pankrác. There will be a full presentation of each wine by Australian wine expert Bradley Mitton.

    For booking
    Tickets will cost CZK 990 (EUR 39) and seating is limited to fifty (menu price is subsidised; normally CZK 2500). Price includes all wines, gourmet menu, coffee and water. Please book by replying to info@mittonwines.com. Early reservations are highly recommended.

    Club Vivanova members will receive a special gift at the event.

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  • March 22nd, 2011Bradley MittonEvents - Prague

    Rediscover the Palffy Palac Club . Gourmet Wine Dinner
    Exclusive Five Course Czech Fusion Dinner
    Five Australian & New Zealand Boutique Wines
    Friday 15th April, 19.30
    Tickets limited to fifty

    In co-operation with the famous Palffy Palac Club in Prague, we would like to invite you to a gourmet wine degustation dinner with a selection of five Australian and New Zealand wines paired with a Czech Fusion menu! This exclusive event is being organised in conjunction with the Czech Australian New Zealand Association; numbers are limited to fifty.

    An aperitif of our Taylor Ferguson Sparkling Shiraz will be served at the restaurant’s terrace overlooking Prague Castle, the Pálffy Gardens and the Furstenberg Palace. The event will begin with a short wine presentation followed by a five course gourmet dinner.

    Gourmet Menu and Complementing Wines

    Aperitif and Amuse Bouche
    Taylor Ferguson Sparkling Shiraz

    Grilled Prawns with Marinated Fennel and Chilli Jus
    Sliding Hill Sauvignon Blanc 2009

    Homemade Warm Venison Paté with Cumberland Sauce
    Sliding Hill Pinot Noir 2008

    Czech Lamb Carré with Lamb Leg Roasted in Wild Garlic
    Barking Owl Shiraz Viognier 2007

    Pear and Rhubarb Tartin with Crème Anglaise
    Meerea Park Late Harvest Viognier 2007

    For booking
    Tickets will cost only CZK 990 (EUR 39) and seating is limited to fifty. Price includes all wines, gourmet menu, coffee and water. Please book by replying to info@mittonwines.com. Early reservations are highly recommended as seating is limited to fifty.

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  • February 23rd, 2011Bradley MittonEvents - Prague

    SasaZu Prague . Asian Fusion Wine Degustation
    Three Wines . Seven Course Dinner
    Australian & New Zealand Boutique Wines
    Thursday 17th March, 19.30
    Tickets limited to fifty

    In co-operation with the fabulous SasaZu Restaurant and Club in Prague, we would like to invite you to an Asian Fusion wine dinner with a selection of three amazing New Zealand and Australian wines paired with a wonderful menu! This event is being organised in conjunction with the Czech Australian New Zealand Association.

    An aperitif of our award winning Sliding Hill Sauvignon Blanc (Gold Medal in the recent Prague Sauvignon Forum) will be served and the event will begin with a short wine presentation followed by a seven course gourmet dinner.

    Gourmet Asian Fusion Menu

    SaSaCrispy Roll
    tuna salmon roll . noriwith wasabi . black sesame sauce

    Thai Papaya Salad
    green papaya . mango . coriander . lime chili sauce

    Coconut Corn Soup
    crispy chicken . green chili . yakitori . basil . shitake

    Hanoi Shrimps
    shrimps . sweet potato . green onion . dashi-cream sauce

    Bombay Butter Chicken
    marinated . skewered . garammasalaand lime . rotibread

    SaSaZu Filet
    beef filet . chi mi ha toast . chinese mushroom sauce

    Chocolate fondant and SaSaZu Bar

    Boutique wines for degustation
    Sliding Hill Sauvignon Blanc 2009, Marlborough, New Zealand
    Hundred Tree Hill Pinot Noir 2007, Pyrenees, Victoria
    Meerea Park The Aunts Shiraz 2007, Hunter Valley

    For booking
    Tickets will cost CZK 995 (EUR 39) and seating is limited to fifty (menu price normally CZK 1990). Price includes all wines, gourmet menu, coffee and water. Please book by replying to info@mittonwines.com. Early reservations are highly recommended.

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  • February 9th, 2010Bradley MittonEvents - Berlin

    “Magnificent Seven” Australian Shiraz Degustationuntitled
    Gourmet Buffet and Networking Event
    Mark Brandenburg Restaurant, Hilton Hotel Berlin
    Thursday 25th February, 19.30

    Join us for an annual tasting of our seven best Australian Shiraz wines with a fantastic gourmet dinner. Our networking and wine tasting event will take place in the Mark Brandenburg Restaurant in the Hilton Hotel Berlin overlooking the Gendarmenmarkt. The private dining area of the restaurant will be reserved for our dinner, Shiraz presentation and business networking opportunities.

    This exciting event will offer you an insight into the wonderful Shiraz wines of Australia.

    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

    Complementing Gourmet Buffet
    Marinated King Prawns on Moroccan Couscous Salad
    Insalata Caprese Brochettes
    Talleggio Cheese Canapes
    Seafood Medley with Piquant Tomato Vinaigrette
    Tomato Consomme with Croutons
    Ragout of Panfried Pike Perch
    Filet Steak Stroganoff with Gnocchi
    Salmon Penne with Zuchini
    Creme Brulee with Dark Chocolate
    Almond Vanilla Shortcake
    *Coffee and water included
    *Vegetarian options available upon request

    For booking
    Tickets are limited and will cost EUR 40 per person for Club Vivanova members (EUR 45 for guests and non-members). Please contact us on info@mittonwines.com to confirm your booking and we will send you further event and location details.

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  • January 19th, 2010Bradley MittonEvents - Prague

    Hunter Valley Boutique Wine Degustation Party
    Six-Course Japanese Fusion Dinner
    Buddha Bar Restaurant, Prague
    Thursday 11th February, 19.30

    Join us in Prague at the Buddha Bar Restaurant on Thursday 11th February for a fantastic Japanese fusion wine dinner with exceptional wines from the Meerea Park winery, one of the Hunter Valley’s most awarded wineries. The event is being organised in conjunction with the Czech Australian New Zealand Association.

    We have exclusively reserved part of the restaurant for this event and a complementing six-course Japanese fusion dinner will be served with five Meerea Park wines.

    Meerea Park Winery
    Meerea Park is owned by Rhys and Garth Eather and fruit for their hancrafted wines is grown on some of the Hunter Valley’s oldest and best vineyard sites. Alexander Munro, their great-great-grandfather was at one stage the largest and most successful winemaker in New South Wales and amassed over 2000 awards at wine shows around the world.

    Six Course Japanese Fusion Dinner Menu
    (pdf download Czech and English menu)

    Aperitif and Amuse Bouche

    St. Jacques Scallop Tartar with Watercress

    2008 Meerea Park Hell Hole Semillon
    Siddharta Sushi Rolls with Balsamic Dressing

    2007 Meerea Park Alexander Munro Chardonnay
    Salmon and Chicken Skewer „Yakitori“ with Teriyaki Sauce

    2006 Meerea Park The Aunts Shiraz
    Peking Style Duck in Mandarin Crepe with Plum Sauce

    2002 Meerea Park Alexander Munro Shiraz
    Confited Veal Cheek with Celery Purée

    2006 Meerea Park Late Harvest Viognier
    Rice Pudding Scented with Yuzu, Raspberries
    *Vegetarian option available upon request

    Ticket Booking
    Tickets will cost CZK 990 (EUR 39) per person including six courses, five wines and mineral water; the price has been specially sponsored by the restaurant and Mitton Wines. Early reservations are highly recommended. Please register by emailing info@mittonwines.com

    CANZA
    The Czech Australian and New Zealand Association brings together (www.canza.cz). Their mission is to promote the interests and cultures of Australia and New Zealand in the Czech Republic.

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  • February 1st, 2009Bradley MittonEvents - Berlin

    piazza_rossaEvent: Thursday 26th February, 19.00

    Seven Course Gourmet Dinner
    Location: Piazza Rossa, Rote Rathaus Berlin Mitte

    We would like to invite you to a tasting of our seven best Australian Shiraz wines with a seven course gourmet dinner – each course paired with its complementing wine.

    Our gourmet networking event will take place in the Piazza Rossa next to the Rote Rathaus in Berlin Mitte (one minute walk from the Alexanderplatz S-Bahn Station). Our private dining room will overlook the Rote Rathaus where a sumptuous dinner will be prepared with a Shiraz presentation.

    The ambience is perfect for our club events and we look forward to a fantastic night. This exciting event will offer you an insight into the wonderful Shiraz wines of Australia.

    Seven Australian Shiraz wines for tasting
    Complementing Seven Course Gourmet Dinner

    Carpaccio di Manzo (Beef Carpaccio) with Parmesan Dressing
    Echidna Shiraz Merlot, Riverina, NSW

    Mediterranean Stuffed Artichoke in Tomato Casserole
    Mancini Shiraz Cabernet 2005, Riverina, NSW

    Wok-Fried Scampi in Yellow Pepper-Butter with Sweet Peas
    Barking Owl Shiraz Viognier 2004, Perth Hills

    Penne Arrabiata with Fresh Coriander
    Hundred Tree Hill Shiraz 2005, Pyrenees, Victoria

    Braised Duck Breast in Redcurrant Sauce with Broccoli Flowers
    Meerea Park ‘The Aunts Shiraz’ 2004, Hunter Valley

    Beef Medaillons with Pinenut-Parmesancrust in Marsalla Sauce with Rosemary Potatoes
    Meerea Park Alexander Munro Shiraz 2002, Hunter Valley

    “Naughty But Nice” Dark Chocolate Dessert
    Liebich The Darkie Shiraz 2003, Barossa Valley

    *Coffee and water included

    For booking
    Tickets will cost EUR 45 per person for Club Vivanova members (EUR 49 for guests and non-members). Please contact us on info@mittonwines.com to confirm your booking and we will send you further event and location details.

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