Grand Cru Champagne Tasting Sydney 14 November 2019 6.30pm

Event Date: Nov 14, 2019

Registration End Date: Nov 13, 2019

It’s back and more delicious than ever! Featuring over 50 of France’s finest Champagnes from the boutique producers to the most iconic of Houses. The Grand Cru Champagne series is the perfect opportunity to taste some unfamiliar champagne brands alongside your familiar brands showcasing new vintages. With a multitude of superb selections hand chosen by us, this is the best way to learn more about the different styles produced and find your next favourite wine to drink at home! With our previous evenings always selling out quickly, you’ll need to get in early to secure a seat at this tasting! Wines will be presented in a walk-around style event with canapes and oysters to snack on. Full wine list to be announced closer to the date.
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$250.00 Per item
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Wines that will be on tasting

CHAMPAGNE DRAPPIER 1ER CRU BRUT NV
A blend of 60% Pinot Noir, 30% Chardonnay and 10% Pinot Meunier, only from Grand Cru and Premier Cru vineyards, this is exceptional quality Champagne for an unbelievable price! Offering notes of pear, hazelnut and subtle toasty spice on the nose, it follows with a creamy mousse underpinned by hallmark Champagne acidity. Excellent aperitif wine and a true crown pleaser. In addition to making outstanding wines, Champagne Drappier are the first Carbon Neutral Champagne House, by reducing their carbon footprint to zero after a 10 year effort. 2017 that number will increase to 75%. The producer avoids using air conditioning in its cellars by utilising a free cooling system, with isolated air conditioning systems strategically used throughout the property. Further offsetting its carbon footprint, Drappier has recently invested in a wind turbine company in India and, as of Janaury 2016, claims to be the first Champagne House in the world to have reduced their carbon emissions to a net zero carbon footprint. “Investing in a sustainable project in India is our way of expressing gratitude to this small, but dynamic, market for Champagne”, said Michel Drappier, winemaker and CEO of Champagne Drappier. The house also plans to “aggressively reduce fuel consumption” over the ne(more...)
Bottle 750ml (Bottle)
$54.99 Per item
CHAMPAGNE AUTREAU BRUT 1ER CRU CHAMPAGNE NV
Made from 40% Pinot Noir, 40% Pinot Meuneir & 20% Chardonnay from Premier Cru vineyards, and aged for two years in bottle before release. Deep aromas of fresh fruits and hint of nuts. The taste is full bodied and rich with fruit though elegant and stylish. This is stunning value for money premier cru champagne. The family Autreau is an old family from Champillon - ancient documents certify their presence since 1670. This family is linked to the farming of the land and to the Champagne production as far back as it goes - the beginning of the 18th century when Dom Perignon found bubbles in his wine.
Bottle 750ml (Bottle)
$64.99 Per item