Why Garlic?

GF 13 Poster-250x386sold-stampWell just to attract your attention actually! AND Fox Run Vineyards based in New York USA  holds a garlic festival annually AND have entered their Riesling 2011 into the SIX NATIONS WINE CHALLENGE following an invitation from well known Napa Valley wine judge DAN BERGER. The reason we want your attention is to make you aware of possibly the most interesting wine master class ever held in Sydney. Following the judging of the Challenge 600 wines, HUON HOOKE and BERGER are presenting wines of the same class against each others just to show us how they differ and how they are the same!  Well the devil is in the detail and will be revealed at Fix St James, 4pm – 6pm on Monday 26 August.

The wines are:

AU        Jim Barry The Florita Riesling 2010

US        Fox Run Riesling 2011

AU        Lake’s Folly Chardonnay 2011

US        Hyde de Ville Chardonnay 2010

AU        Bay of Fires Pinot Noir 2011

US        Dutton Goldfield Russian River Pinot Noir 2010

AU        Penfolds RWT Shiraz 2010

US        Reustle Prayer Rock Syrah 2010

AU        Moss Wood Cabernet 2010

US        Frog’s Leap Rutherford Cabernet 2008