Stimulate your palate, push your boundaries and experience four fantastic days of wine tasting, challenging discussion and outright entertainment – discover why New Zealand produces some of the world’s finest Pinot Noir.
International registrations are open for the chance to mix and mingle with international wine stars, enjoy tastings of New Zealand’s finest offering of Pinot Noir, be entertained and indulge in a world-class culinary programme at Pinot Noir 2010.
“We invite you to come to Wellington, in February 2010 and discover for yourself why New Zealand produces the Pinot Noir of choice from the new world, and how our distinctive geography and the passion of our winemakers creates unique and distinct regional personalities in our Pinot Noir.” Says Alastair Maling MW, Chairman of Pinot Noir 2010 and Group Winemaker, Villa Maria Estate.
“Participate in the largest ever tasting of aged New Zealand Pinot Noir from our best producers with over 50 wines to be sampled and benefit from networking opportunities by making new contacts, exploring new ideas and new prospects that will extend well beyond the event itself.” Alastair Maling says.
“By working with all New Zealand wineries and a stellar cast of internationally renowned speakers, the event will attract the right winemakers, trade representatives, media and Pinot lovers, both international and national, therefore if you’re serious about Pinot Noir – this event is the place to be.”
“Hear about the various aspects of winemaking and viticulture and how the New Zealand wine industry is leading the way – from sustainable winemaking practices to marketing your product in the international marketplace.”
“Take advantage of your visit and discover more of New Zealand by attending the Syrah and Aromatic Symposia in our beautiful Hawkes Bay and Nelson regions either side of the Pinot Noir 2010 celebration.”
Numbers are strictly limited so visit the website www.pinotnoir2010.co.nz and register now for this spectacular celebration of Pinot Noir.