Summer has arrived, Christmas is approaching and before you know it 2012 will be here!
2012 means New Year celebrations and the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival.
Please read on to discover our next adventures and Christmas and summer wine ideas.
1. DiscoverVin and the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival.
· WHEN: 8 March, 6:45PM - 10:00PM
· WHERE: The Commoner Restaurant, 122 Johnston Street, Fitzroy
· COST: $120.00 food, wine and coffee
· BOOKINGS: Book through DiscoverVin - (02) 6020 6016 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Discover the richness and versatility of dessert wines through an eclectic menu matched with wines from Jurançon.
2. Bordeaux Arrives in the Border
The two Pauillac wines (Les Tourellles de Longueville $69.00 and Château Pibran $69.00) would be ideal gifts or a wonderful Christmas drop.
3. A Claret Christmas Cracker, $175
Three elegant Bordeaux clarets, from Saint Émilion on the Right Bank, Pessac on the other side of the Garonne, and from the Bordeaux Côtes.
2 bottles Château Haut Vigneau, Pessac-Leognan, 2009
2 bottles Château Fontblanche, Cotes de Bordeaux, 2009
2 bottles Château Lagarde Saint Émilion
4. Dessert Wines from Château Jolys and Domaine Bellegarde
And don't forget all of our great Gift Ideas
If you want a classic claret ready to drink now we recommend you try the Chateau Lanessan, 2004, $53.00
Take Zette to the beach – Special Summer offer $96.00
The pack includes 2 bottles of white, 2 bottles of rosé and 2 bottles of red. Throw them in the car as you head to the holiday house or favorite camping spot. You will be prepared for any holiday occasion! Or stay at home and drink them anyway!
You can't go wrong with these 3 value for money, easy drinking, modern French wines from master producer Domaine Lagrezette.
They won't break the bank but will definitely impress.
Christmas Day in a Box - Three Wine Selections to help take the Stress out of your Christmas preparations.
While you arrange the menu, DiscoverVin present three versatile wine options, thoughtfully considered, to complement your meal.
Three terrific selections, at three price points to match your food and your budget. Each selection includes a Rosé, White and Red wines and Dessert wine, designed to enhance your Christmas table:
Christmas Day in a Box – Value Pack - $119 - click for link
Christmas Day in a Box – Premium Pack - $275 - click for link
Christmas Day in a Box – Prestige Pack - $385 - click for link
Go to the Mixed Packs section of our website for more details. Or phone (02) 6020 6016 for more assistance.