Barrelled X Westfield Kotara
Hunter Valley Events, Level 1 Outside David Jones. View Map
Anyone keen for cheese, wine and all things nice?
From Thursday 30 May until Sunday 2 June, Westfield Kotara is hosting some of the Hunter’s best with seven carefully selected premium wineries, cheesemakers and craft breweries. Featuring; Moorebank, Mount Pleasant, Peter Drayton Wines + Ironbark Hill Brewhouse, Leogate, Briar Ridge, Glandore and Wine Selectors. You can taste, try and buy over the 4-day event.
Plus Choose from a selection of special workshop sessions to learn secrets from the makers themselves:
Hosted by Hunter Valley Cheese
In this workshop, start by tasting a range of cheeses from this long established Hunter Valley cheesemaker, learning how a brie differs from a camembert, why and how cheese is aged and how to match cheese with both a red wine and a dessert wine.
Hosted by Gwyn Olsen
In this interactive tasting session, Gwyn Olsen from Peppertree Wines will take you through six different rose` wines, highlighting the differences so you can decide what style it is you prefer.
Hosted by Glandore Wines
The team from Glandore Wines have developed a passion for this match made in heaven, and combined their highly acclaimed wines with delectable chocolates from Adora.
Plus, learn about the particular wine varieties that Glandore are showcasing, along with the origins of chocolate.
Hosted by Ironbark Hill Brewery
In this interactive session with Ironbark Hill Brewery, taste your way through eight different beers and learn what critical impact both hops and yeast have on a craft beer, plus how their variation can impact the qualities of each beer.
Go in the draw to win the ultimate Hunter Valley getaway. Simply purchase six bottles of wine from either one winery, or a bottle from six separate wineries to go in the draw for:
• One nights accommodation for two people including breakfast at Oaks Cypress Lakes Resort.
• 18 holes of golf on the Cypress Lakes Championship course, including golf buggy.
• A $100 voucher for lunch or dinner at the wonderful Baume Restaurant at Ben Ean Winery.
• A chocolate and wine matching experience with the compliments of Glandore Wines.
• A private wine tasting experience with accompanying cheese plate at Peter Drayton Wines in their Members Lounge.