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(Online tasting) Margaret River

(Online tasting) Margaret River

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8:00pm
Duration
1.5 hours

Event Description

Australian winemaking has come a long way since the 1990s and classic styles are changing while wines from newer areas are attracting global acclaim.

Margaret River was first planted 60 years ago and has made its name since from the unusually refined Cabernet Sauvignon wines it produces, gamey Shiraz, intensely citrusy Chardonnay and grassy and refreshing blends of Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon.

With obvious similarities to Bordeaux, winemakers here can attract top prices and we'll try signature examples of the styles you can expect.

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):

  • Pitch Fork Semillon/Sauvignon Blanc 2020 Margaret River, £13.99
  • Stella Bella Otro Vino Chardonnay 2017 Margaret River, £17.99
  • Leeuwin Prelude Cabernet Sauvignon 2017 Margaret River, £26.9999

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 16 Aug.

How to get there

This event is online only.

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