TASTINGS

TASTINGS

WEEKLY WINE TASTINGS


Vino Fino runs weekly wine tastings most Tuesdays at 6pm. 

These informal tastings cover a variety of themes and include visiting wine makers, Cuisine Top 10 plus special focus tastings. All you need is to be able to enjoy wine!

Bookings (phone, email or in person - Sorry not online) are required for these -  Credit card details required at the time of booking, with payment on the night. Please advise if not attending as we usually have a waiting list. Note we accept cancellations up until 5pm the day before the tasting, otherwise the card will be charged for any “no shows” Thank you.

Please phone us (03) 3655134 or email wine@vinofino.co.nz to confirm bookings.


UPCOMING TASTINGS

SAME WINEMAKER, DIFFERENT EXPRESSIONS with JEFF SINNOTT

THE BONELINE TASTING

When: Tuesday 22nd August 2017

Time: 6-8pm

Where: Vino Fino - 188 Durham Street South, Christchurch

Cost: $20 - Fully Booked. Waitlist Available

Jeff Sinnott is winemaker and consultant to various wineries around the South Island - notably Konrad (Marlborough), Tio Toi (Central Otago), The Boneline (Waipara) and his own joint venture, Ostler in the Waitaki Valley. Over the past 20+ years Jeff has been recognized as one of the leading winemakers/viticulturalists from his early days at Isabel, then 8+ years at Amisfield as well as experience at Au Bon Climat in California and more recently as a consultant. Tonight Jeff will take us through a range of wines including 6 Pinot Noir, plus Riesling, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc - 10 wines in all. Jeff is a fascinating, insightful speaker. "Clearly one of the country's best winemakers" -  Bob Campbell MW.


VIDAL LECAGY with HUGH CRICHTON

VIDAL LEGACY TASTING

When: Tuesday 29th August 2017

Time: 6-8pm

Where: Vino Fino - 188 Durham Street South, Christchurch

Cost: $20 - Fully Booked. Waitlist Available

To celebrate the release of the new 2016 Legacy Chardonnay, winemaker Hugh Crighton will be hosting a tasting of the Vidal Legacy wines - Chardonnay, Syrah and Cabernet Merlot as well as other wines from the Vidal Reserve collection.


TOUR de FRANCE with JEAN CHRISTOPHE POIZAT

TOUR DE FRANCE TASTING

When: Tuesday 5th September 2017

Time: 6-8pm

Where: Vino Fino - 188 Durham Street South, Christchurch

Cost: $20 - Fully Booked. Waitlist Available

French Importer Jean Christophe Poizat will host this "Tour de France" tasting focusing on some of the great wines from the excellent 2015 vintage in France. As a regular visitor to his old homeland, Jean Christophe has long and personal relationships with the wine producers he imports into New Zealand and will accompany the commentary on the wines with stories and photos to add to the 'authenticity' of the French experience.