Vino Fino runs weekly wine tastings most Tuesdays at 6.00 pm at our Christchurch store on Durham Street.

These informal tastings cover a variety of themes and include visiting winemakers, special focus tastings highlighting a varietal or new arrivals. All you need is to be able to enjoy wine!

Bookings (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.

UPCOMING TASTINGS

A Italian Wine Tour with Importer Marco Nordio

Date: Tuesday 25th June 2024
Time: 6.00pm – 8.00pm
Cost: $25 – FULLY BOOKED (Waitlist available)
Where: Vino Fino, 188 Durham St
Bookings: email wine@vinofino.co.nz

Tonight we feature a range of Italian wines presented by importer Marco Nordio. Marco frequently travels to Italy and is one of the driving forces behind the growing popularity of Italian wines in New Zealand. In 2023 Marco was awarded the prestigious title of Italian Wine Ambassador certified by the Vinitaly International Academy. We will taste through wines from different regions – Sicily, Puglia, Tuscany, Verona, Piedmonte; Primitivo to Barolo. From the traditional to modern styles.

The Wines of Bordeaux with Jean-Christophe Poizet

Date: Tuesday 2nd July 2024
Time: 6.00pm – 8.00pm
Cost: $25
Where: Vino Fino, 188 Durham St
Bookings: email wine@vinofino.co.nz

Importer and regular visitor to France, Jean- Christophe brings his in-depth knowledge and passion to the wines of France. His annual tastings here are always the fastest tasting to fill up each year – so don’t sleep on it if you are wanting to come along! From dry white, then through the appellations of Pomerol, St Emilion, Medoc and of course we’ll finish with a Sauternes.