23 to 24 June 2018
Head down to the Shed to join wine consultant, Budburst owner/founder and festival wine curator Rachael Niall for the most down to earth of wine tastings.
Enjoy a guided tasting of some of the Southern Forest's best wines. Gather around a long table and let Rachael Niall (Budburst) guide you through and informal but in depth tasting of the five to six favourites she has selected for each session. Rachael will be tasting her way through the regions wines to bring you her selects of the best. Southern Forests Wine Region is comprised of both Pemberton and Manjimup.
- 11.00 Sat/Sun & 14.10 Sun Pinot Rising: With it's cool climate, the Southern Forests is the region to watch for Pinot Noir. Work your way through Rachael's favourites. $30 (1 hr)
- 12.40 Sat/Sun Best of the Region (reds): Rachael has tasted her way through the best of vintage to make her selects of the region’s best reds. $30 (1 hr)
- 14.10 Sat Best of the Region (whites): Rachael has tasted her way through the best of vintage to make her selects of the region’s best whites. $30 (1 hr)
- 15.40 Sat/Sun A Good Match (food & wine pairing) - Explore texture, flavour and balance in food matching. A guided tasting of wines, with nibbles, this is a new session for the festival. Not to be missed. $50 (1 hr) There will be a selection of nibbles (incl. some vegetarian). We cannot cater to dietary requests due to the nature of this event.