Australian Grape & Wine Events Calendar


NSW DPI Varietal Showcase – Durif under the spotlight

Date/Time
Date(s) - 11 May 2016
all day event

Location
TAFE Riverina Institute, Griffith Campus

Organiser
NSW Primary Industries

RSVP dates
06/05/2016

Cost
$77

Contact Details
Darren Fahey
Phone: 0457842874
Email: [email protected]

Event Region(s)
Canberra
Canberra District
Cowra
Gundagai
Hastings River
Hilltops
Hunter
Mudgee
Newcastle
Orange
Perricoota
Riverina
Shoalhaven Coast
Southern Highlands
Sydney
Tumbaraumba
Rutherglen

Category(ies)


Varietal Showcase – Durif under the spotlight

  • Peter Dry will provide an overview of Durif covering all aspects of viticulture.
  • The science of Durif, a South African perspective – Alain Deloire NWGIC & Stephanie Wiid from Fairview Wines South Africa.
  • Viticulture and Winery case studies from several of Australia’s leading Durif wine exponents, including;

Bill Calabria  РCalabria Family Wines

Julie Mortlock – De Bortoli Wines

David Morris – Morris Wines

Marc Scalzo & Matt Partridge – Rutherglen Wines

Grant Delves – Grower of McWilliams Hanwood 1913 Durif

  • Nick Bullied MW will lead a tutored tasting of Australian and International Durif wines.
  • This is a great¬†opportunity for grape growers, viticulturists, winemakers & cellar door staff to taste and reflect on what is modern day Durif wine.