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Matakana Magic - Memorable vintage tasting presented by Metro

Saturday 22 June - The Vintry, Matakana

11am - 1pm - Session just released!

1.30 - 3.30pm - SOLD OUT

 

A lively wine and food event not to miss! The wineries of Matakana invite you to an exclusive tasting of some very special wines that tell the story of their region.

 

Consultant Winemaker, James Graham and Wine Expert, Anto Coates will present eight unique wines from Matakana’s truly boutique wineries.  Some medal-winning wines, some favourite library wines and others carefully selected from the final few cases available.  Each winery will be sharing something special from their collection. 

All tastings will be expertly matched with food by The Vintry.

This event promises to be informative, fun and delicious.

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This small but mighty wine growing region is full of great wine, wonderful characters and gorgeous scenery. 

This event promises to be informative, fun and delicious.

Wines and food matches

Monarch Estate - 2015 Kaleidoscope Chardonnay

Matched with: Line-caught local fish with saffron sauce

Matakana Estate - 2014 Chardonnay

Matched with: Laksa prawns

Runner Duck Estate - 2013 Black Velvet

Matched with: Proscuitto, fig compote from Runner Duck orchard

Sculptureum - 2013 Cézanne Syrah

Matched with: Bresaola, parmesan crisp

Omaha Bay Vineyard - 2010 Cabernet Franc/Malbec/Petit Verdot

Matched with: Char-grilled lamb, harissa yoghurt

Brick Bay Wines - 2010 Pharos

Matched with: Char-grilled eye fillet, chipotle, lime chimichurri

Takatu Vineyard - 2010 Merlot Cabernet Franc Malbec

Matched with: Berry crème brûlée

Hyperion Wines - 1998 Kronos Cabernet Merlot

Matched with: Blue Cheese, sweet pear chutney

Herons Flight

 

11am - 1pm (newly released session)

or

1.30 - 3.30pm (SOLD OUT)

Ticket cost - $95 per person

The Vintry, 2 Matakana Valley Rd