TALKS & TASTINGS
To supplement the search for your favourite drop, we will be providing free educational talks and tastings on the Main Stage.
This is your opportunity to 'Share a Glass' with some famous faces and our MC Keelan McCafferty, catch up with renowned wine critics and learn the tricks of the trade direct from sommeliers and wine makers.
Joining us on the Main Stage in Wellington this year, comedian Ben Hurley, actor Cohen Holloway and actress Karen O’Leary and wine gurus; Sarah Limacher, Joelle Thomson, Stephen Wong (MW) and Caitlin Perlman.
Share A Glass Schedule
Session 1 - Friday 5.00PM - 8.30PM
7.00pm - 7.20pm Share a Glass with Actor Cohen Holloway & MC Keelan McCafferty
Session 2 Saturday 12.00PM - 3.30PM
1.00 pm - 1.20 pm Share a Glass with Ben Hurley & MC Keelan McCafferty
Session 3 Saturday 4.30PM - 8.00PM
5.30pm - 5.50pm Share A Glass with Actress Karen O'Leary & MC Keelan McCafferty
WELLINGTON WINE BLIND
Wine Blind returns to Winetopia in Wellington!
The ultimate test of your tasting prowess - each wine tasted will be concealed until the big reveal after a series of clues by our wine experts - including No.1 Family Estate's Virginie Le Brun, Amber Smith, Sarah Limacher, Joelle Thomson, Stephen Wong (MW) and Caitlin Perlman.
You could be guessing the variety, region and vintage or something completely left field and different.
Entry into the class is 2 tokens and based on a first come, first serve basis.
Have you got what it takes?