After selling out in 2018, New Zealand’s largest wine tasting event - Winetopia presented by Singapore Airlines, returns with an action-packed timetable now released. If you like wine, want to learn more about wine and have fun, then this is the place to be 14-15 June.
This year’s programme features ‘share a glass’ talks with personalities including former news presenter John Hawkesby in Auckland; food and wine matching masterclasses with top restaurants Paris Butter, Xoong and Monsoon Poon in Auckland; and wine masterclasses from celebrated Australian wine expert Nick Stock and New Zealand Master of Wine Bob Campbell in Auckland, New Zealand’s newest Master of Wine Stephen Wong and head sommelier of iconic Sydney restaurant Icebergs, Gabrielle Webster.
Admission to Winetopia is from $42 with three sessions: Friday 5:00pm - 8:30pm, Saturday 12:00pm - 3:30pm and 4:30pm - 8:00pm. Admission includes $10 of tasting tokens, a Spiegelau glass to take home (valued at $20) and a free three-month trial to The Real Review website.