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(Online tasting) Adelaide Hills & Coonawarra

(Online tasting) Adelaide Hills & Coonawarra

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Duration
1.5 hours

Event Description

Australian winemaking has come a long way since the 1990s and the preference for rich, warming styles of wine is changing.

Adelaide Hills provides plenty of cooling altitude and we'll taste a top Chardonnay full of lean, fresh fruit perfectly signalling the new style of Chardonnay Australian winemakers now aim at making.

Coonawarra has a distinctive reputation in Australian wine managing, through a combination of climate and unusual red clay soils, to produce complexity and structure in wines that reward ageing.  

HOW IT WORKS

You buy the wines separately and need only consume a tasting sample of each wine during the tutorial. You can follow our preservation tips to keep any leftovers for another day.

James Thorne has put together a 3-bottle pack at an exclusive 15% discount.

The price is for TWO connecting with one video feed. To book just ONE space, please use the promotional code 'Online1' at checkout, reducing the price by £8. (For three or more people using one video feed there is no additional charge beyond the price for two). 

After you book your spaces, we'll send a link for ordering the wines. We will also send instructions for joining Zoom calls from a desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile phone. Zoom is proving to be a very sociable medium for wine tasting, so we can guarantee you'll have fun! Each session will last just over an hour.

Note - the best value way to access our online tastings is by joining our monthly subscription club (20% discount). This gives you access to our weekly classes and if you need to skip sessions we give you credits (use these to pay for other events, give free spaces to friends or arrange a private party we'll host for you). Plus you get free access to our WineBrain tutorials included! 

Click here to read more about our Wednesday Wine Club membership programme (just £50/month for one, £80/month for two).

The Wines (in serving order):

  • Shaw + Smith M3 Chardonnay 2019 Adelaide Hills 37.5cl, £18.99
  • Majella The Musician Cabernet/Shiraz 2016/2017 Coonawarra, £14.99
  • Majella Cabernet Sauvignon 2015/2016 Coonawarra, £24.99

The special pack price is £50.12 (the normal price is £58.97 - 15% off). You only need to buy one pack to share between two people. Delivery is free in the Cambridge area (inside A14, A11, M11, Girton, Histon, Milton and Impington).

NOTE - cut off for national wine deliveries is Mon 09 Aug.

How to get there

This event is online only.

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