Winetopia Auckland

PRESENTS

FRIDAY 14 - SATURDAY 15 JUNE

The Greatest Celebration of New Zealand wine is returning to Auckland for its fourth year!

 

Immerse yourself in the uncorked world of New Zealand wine, tasting delicious drops from 60 of our best wineries. Discover your favourites from the likes of Astrolabe, Elephant Hill, JK14, Gibbston Valley and Man O’ War.

 

Winetopia presented by Singapore Airlines is your opportunity to get under the skin of the New Zealand wine scene and discover the colourful personalities that have made this country’s wine their life’s work, try hundreds of lovingly crafted wines and meet the wine makers across all regions of New Zealand. ‘Share a glass’ with some famous faces and learn from industry gurus including Master of Wine Bob Campbell and renowned Australian wine expert Nick Stock.

 

Pair your sumptuous wines with delicious food offerings, all washed down with sultry live entertainment.

 

Winetopia offers the chance to indulge in vinous promiscuity. Discover new tastes and textures with the help of 60 winery representatives who really know their stuff.  You can also pick up a few tips from experts like me.  Enjoy great wine with great people in a great atmosphere. Winetopia rocks! 
- Bob Campbell MW

SIGN UP FOR OUR LATEST UPDATES
ridiculously good value tickets
$32 - now closed
MAsterclasses
$20 - $45

A limited number of RGV tickets available per session.

Ticket includes entry to one session, 5 wine tasting tokens (valued at $10), a Spiegelau wine glass (valued at $20), a 3-month free trial to The Real Review wine review website (valued at $18), free talks & entertainment

GA TICKETS

$42

Ticket includes entry to one session, 5 wine tasting tokens (valued at $10), a Spiegelau wine glass (valued at $20), a 3-month free trial to The Real Review wine review website (valued at $18), free talks & entertainment

More tasting tokens and delicious food will be available to purchase at the event.

- valued at $170 -

We have a number of different talks and Masterclasses presented by leading wine gurus, running throughout the event.  Some are free and you are welcome to join as you are tasting your way around the event. Others are $20 + booking fee and you can expect to learn and taste some of the best wines this country has to offer.

 

VIEW MASTERCLASS TIMETABLE

 

Purchased separately, there are strictly limited tickets to each Masterclass. 

MiNDFOOD
PREMIUM TICKETS

A limited number of  MiNDFOOD Premium tickets are available for $75 + booking fee and includes:

  • Entry to one session, 5 wine tasting tokens (valued at $10), a Spiegelau wine glass (valued at $20), free talks & entertainment

  • Premium gift bag valued at $170 - includes 3 x MiNDFOOD magazines, manuka honey body lotion, bee venom face mask, double movie pass, wine stopper from No. 1 Family Estate & Spiegelau Vino Vino Burgundy wine glass

  • Access to the exclusive MiNDFOOD Lounge

  • No. 1 Family Estate premium Méthode Traditionelle on arrival (60ml)

EVENT

Across 2 days are 3 sessions you can attend, each 3 ½ hours, encompassing an exploration of  New Zealand wines, talks, entertainment and food pairings. 

Wine is served in 30ml pours.

 

Winetopia presented by

Singapore Airlines is an R18 event

Winetopia reserves the right to use any photograph/video taken at this event, without the expressed written permission of those included within the photograph/video. Winetopia may use the photograph/video in publications or other media material produced including but not limited to: brochures, invitations,  newspapers, magazines, television, websites, etc.

session times

Friday 14 June | 5pm - 8.30pm

Saturday 15 June | 12pm - 3.30pm

Saturday 15 June | 4.30pm - 8pm

corporate

Have some special clients you want to entertain? Find out more about our exclusive corporate dinner on Thursday 13 June.

Email us for further details

Location

Shed 10

89 Quay St, Auckland

We have a limited number of trade passes for Wine Buyers, Restaurateurs and Sommeliers. Please email us your name and explanation of your full position to receive these tickets.

win flights anywhere in the world.

thanks to
 
 

One lucky Winetopia visitor will win 2 return Economy Class flights to anywhere on the Singapore Airlines network.

Find your travel destination

 

 

Enter at the event for your chance to win this incredible prize!

T&C's apply

As any great sommelier will tell you, beautiful wine is made to be enjoyed with beautiful food.

It’s a celebration of our tastebuds, a complete experience, a true experience in being ‘wined and dined’.

 

This year at Winetopia pair your sumptuous wines with mouth-watering food offerings from a selection of

award winning artisans including Akemis Gyoza, Salash Delicatessen, Makana Confections, A Lady Butcher

and Taste of Sri Lanka.

 

To supplement the search for your favourite drop, we’re providing free educational talks

and tastings on the Main Stage and Singapore Airlines Lounge.

 

This is your opportunity to catch up with world renowned wine critics and

learn the tricks of the trade direct from sommeliers and wineries.

NZ Master of Wine – Bob Campbell
Wine expert – Nick Stock
Dip WSET – Angie Atkinson

Sommelier at The Grove - Andrea Martinisi

Wine expert - Morven McAuley

MC - MermaidMary
____

Singapore Airlines will open their lounge this year to everyone at Winetopia.

Here you will have an opportunity to hear wine talks and try exclusive french wines.

 

Wine to be announced soon.

To close each session off with a bang, we will have live music on the Main Stage.

This year Two Many Chiefs will get you up on the dance floor for the last hour of Winetopia.

 
Two Many Chiefs
Two Many Chiefs
Two Many Chiefs

Spiegelau designers create glasses that are striking yet simple,

perfectly balancing proportion, form and function. 

Winetopia are excited to welcome back Spiegelau to this years' event, and give you the

opportunity to experience first-hand how the right glass can enrich your wine tasting experience.

Each visitor will receive a Spiegelau glass on arrival, allowing you to enhance both the

taste and aroma of the wines you will be tasting throughout the session.

When purchasing a MiNDFOOD Premium ticket and you will receive a Spiegelau

Vino Vino Burgundy glass (valued at $40) to take home. 

 

And if you want to learn more about why you should be drinking your wine from a

Spiegelau glass, then check out the Spiegelau Masterclass.

Great wines are crafted with an obsession for quality at each step of the production process: from viticulture through oenology to maturation, not a single phase can be overlooked.

The first two steps are in the hands of professional winemakers, but serious collectors and wine-lovers know that they are responsibility for successful long-term storage.

Vintec climate-controlled cellars are the most reliable tools for ensuring your collections are protected. Created to meet standards of excellence born from a love of wine, they recreate the ideal storage conditions found only in the best natural underground cellars.

Love to entertain at home? A Vintec Home Wine Bar is designed to be placed under bench and suit the modern lifestyle. Have your best wines on hand at perfect serving temperatures ready to be enjoyed or cellar a small collection with confidence.

Vintec

Masterclasses lead by special guest speakers are back for 2019. Indulge in the deeper joys of wine, learn from industry gurus and expect to be enthralled throughout the exclusive 40-minute interactive talk in the Vintec Connoisseurs Lounge, including complimentary of premium wines.

We will also have an exclusive food and wine matching Masterclass each session. These Masterclasses will include 4 premium wines matched with small tasting plates from some of Auckland's hottest restaurants. 

A limited number of Masterclass tickets are available

and can be purchased alongside your Winetopia ticket.

Masterclass tickets DO NOT include entry into Winetopia.

SESSION times

​Friday 14 June| 5pm - 8.30pm

Saturday 15 June | 12pm - 3.30pm

Saturday 15 June | 4.30pm - 8pm

LOCATION

Shed 10, 89 Quay Street,

Queens Wharf, Auckland CBD

 

​If you require a disability carpark on Queens Wharf, please contact Cathy Chambers

TRANSPORT

After sampling wine at Winetopia, please ensure you use public transport, Uber/taxi or a sober driver to get home safely

ACCOMMODATION

Looking for somewhere to stay in Auckland? Rest up at Sky City and receive a 10% discount

Redeem your discount here

Vintec
MindFood-Logo.jpg
Auckland-Wine-Week-Logo-f.png
Spiegelau logo.jpg
the-real-review-logo2x.png
SIGN UP FOR OUR LATEST UPDATES

If you are interested in exhibiting or would like a sales brochure, please email 

sales@lemongrassproductions.co.nz

 
 
 
  • facebook
  • twitter
  • instagram