Sommeliers Australia Visit Geelong
Monday 18th June 2018, 11-4.30pm
9 Sommeliers from around Australia visited Geelong and its sub-regions the Moorabool, Surf Coast and Bellarine. Hosted by Wine Geelong the day trip induced bus transfers from the Melbourne CBD to Provenance Wines, Nicol’s Paddock and Scotchman’s Hill. At each stop local wineries from the respective sub-region have been invited to present a selection of wines they wish to champion in an informal environment. Lunch and refreshments are provided for the day along with guest speakers giving us valuable insights into the past, present and future of wine in Geelong.
Big congratulations to Paul Champion and Mermerus Vineyard! The Mermerus 2017 Pinot won the trophies for Best Australian Wine, Best Wine in Show and Best Red Wine in Show at the Mornington Peninsula Cool Climate International Wine Show recently.
The AWRI will present a Pinot Noir Wine Symposium at Marnong Estate, Mickleham on 4 July 2019. The full-day symposium will cover the latest research and technology relevant to Pinot Noir grapegrowers and producers as well as marketing information. Wine Australia will...