Tahbilk Wine Tasting - Winery of the Year 2016
We are very proud to be hosting an event with Alister Purbrick - 4th Generation winemaker of Tahbilk and recently Awarded Winery of the Year 2016.
Located in the Nagambie Lakes region of central Victoria with an idyllic setting by the Goulburn River, Tahbilk was established in 1860 and is one of Australia's most beautiful and historic family owned wineries and now home to 5 generations of winemakers.
Wines of Exceptional Quality
Tahbilk has a long history of producing fine wines with the help of rich ferric-oxide/sandy loam soils and temperate climate. With over 150 years of winemaking experience you will find some absolute gems in the Tahbilk repertoire; there is a history and character that goes back generations.
Tahbilk has obtained over 1000 awards for wines produced on the Estate including the Diploma of Honour, the highest award obtainable at the Greater London Exhibition of 1899. Also First Order of Merit and Medals in London, Philadelphia, Paris, Bordeaux, Calcutta, Brussels, Amsterdam, Melbourne, Adelaide and Dunedin.
Over 60 firsts have been obtained at the Royal Shows of Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney and Brisbane, and since the introduction of the medal awards in 1965 and until the end of 2013, Tahbilk wines have been awarded 64 Trophies, 289 Gold, 638 Silver, 2136 Bronze, 7 Very Highly Commended, 11 Highly Commended and 45 Commended medals.
Do join Alister for a step back in history and learn why Tahbilk’s commitment to traditional winemaking has survived the passage of time due to their innovative and sustainable viticultural practices including the first winery to be carboNZero certified in Australia.
Do not miss the opportunity to taste some of the most sought after wines in the country and learn why Tahbilk has been awarded 2016 Winery of The Year.
Wines to be tasted and available to purchase include:
Coueslant Chardonnay Pinot Noir (Sparking on arrival)
Tahbilk Estate Marsanne 2015 – 95 Halliday Points + Top 100 Selection
Tahbilk 1927 Vines Marsanne 2007 – 97 Halliday Points + Top 100 selection, 1 Trophy & 1 Gold
Tahbilk Estate Blends RMV 2013 - 94 Halliday Points + Gold Medal
Tahbilk Estate cabernet Sauvignon 2012 – 94 Halliday Points
Tahbilk Old Vine Cabernet Shiraz 2012 – 96 Halliday Points
Tahbilk Eric Stevens Purbrick Shiraz 2009 – 97 Halliday Points
Vertical of Tahbilk Marsanne spanning 6 vintages!
Lights snacks will be provided.
Unit 2, 7-9 Orion Rd, Lane Cove West NSW 2066, Australia
|Event Date||16-02-2016 6:30 pm|
|Event End Date||16-02-2016 8:30 pm|
|Registration Start Date||29-01-2016 7:00 am|
|Cut off date||15-02-2016 5:00 pm|
|Location||Artisan Tasting Lounge|