Cabernet Sauvignon is a truly noble red grape variety. Originally from Bordeaux, the popularity of this variety has meant that there are plantings absolutely everywhere, and quite simply, Cabernet Sauvignon is the most iconic red grape variety in the world today.
So if you know your Cabernet Sauvignons, can you tell your Pauillac from your Margaux or your Coonawarra from your Stellenbosch? Join our Melbourne Wine School for this tasting of nine wonderful wines made from Cabernet Sauvignon, from around the world and all shown completely blind.
With high scoring demi gods, and climate change influencing wine styles of classic Bordeaux, there is plenty of regions around the world producing high quality, and competitive Cabernet Sauvignon that is well worth exploring, meaning now is the perfect time to join a blind tasting of nine outstanding wines from around the world.
Expect something from Bordeaux hidden amongst some special wines from the likes of New Zealand, Italy, Chile and the USA.
You’ll enjoy these fantastic wines alongside some regional cheese and charcuterie. This is an unmissable tasting for any Cabernet Sauvignon devotees.
Intermediate: An in-depth exploration of a particular topic. Some prior knowledge is beneficial – such as a WSET Level 2 qualification – but these sessions will be enjoyable and educational for anyone with an interest in the subject.
Please note: The wine list and speaker/s may be subject to change
No example or possible wine lists will be offered before attending these tastings...