Friday 6 October

10h00–10h30

Arrival and Registration (Maiden vintage Tokara 2011 Cap Classique Blanc de Blanc)


10h30–10h45 SESSION 1

Welcoming
Vinpro Report by Conrad Schutte


10h45–11h05 SESSION 2

2016 Vintage Report by Richard Kershaw MW


11h05–12h45 SESSION 3

Tasting of 2016 Vintage

Presented by Richard Kershaw MW


12h45–14h00

Lunch


14h00–15h30  SESSION 4

Tasting Elgin vs International Chardonnay's

Presented by Jamie Goode and Michael Fridjhon


15h30–16h00

Coffee and Tea break


16h00–17h30 SESSION 5

Tasting continues


19h00 till late DINNER AT THE BARN

Dinner

Prepared by Chef Craig Cormack, together with ​a selection of the best Elgin Wines.

VENUE

HOUW HOEK HOTEL   Elgin Valley

houwhoekhotel.com


 
WINES

Elgin Chardonnay producers

International Wines

  • Domaine des Comtes Lafon, Burgundy, France
  • Bindi, Victoria, Australia
  • Failla, California, USA
  • Norman Hardie, Prince Edward County, Canada
  • Domaine Billaud-Simon, Burgundy, France
  • Dog Point, Marlborough, New Zealand
  • Errazuriz, Aconcagua Valley, Chile
  • Catena Zapata, Mendoza, Argentina