THE FINE WINE EXPERIENCE, ASIA’S NO.1 FINE WINE RETAILER, UNVEILS PROGRAMME OF UPCOMING WINE EVENTS THIS MAY 2021 AT ITS K11 MUSEA LOUNGE & SHOP
With locations in Sai Ying Pun and most recently, luxury retail complex K11 MUSEA, multi award-winning The Fine Wine Experience is the city’s leading wine retailer and events space. Kicking off from 29th April 2021, The Fine Wine Experience unveils a series of experiential wine events and masterclasses that will take place every Thursday (except public holidays) anytime between 5pm-8pm at its K11 MUSEA location.
Designed for passionate wine lovers with the chance to taste top wines from all around the world, the private wine classes explore fascinating topics in the world of fine wines, from the emergence of Super Tuscans in the early 1970’s to a deep-dive into particular wine varieties such as the highly adaptable Chenin Blanc from Loire Valley, and the French Syrah from Rhone Valley.
On 8th May and 29th May, The Fine Wine Experience will host special Saturday sessions from 2pm-3:30pm, with topics spanning the most renowned regions and producers of Pinot Noir in the US, to understanding the highest and most reputed classification of a vineyard – the Grand Cru.
The full schedule of The Fine Wine Experience events & entry fees from now till end May 2021 is as below:
29th April 2021: Sine Qua Non – what does it mean to be a wine one can’t live without?
2013 Sine Qua Non – Female Grenache
2013 Sine Qua Non – Male Syrah
2004 Sine Qua Non – Poker Face Syrah
Price: HK$1,080 per set
6th May 2021: What’s a Super Tuscan?
1995 Tenuta dell’Ornellaia – Masseto
2015 Tenuta dell’Ornellaia – Ornellaia
2008 Marchesi Antinori – Tignanello
Price: HK$820 per set
8th May 2021 (SATURDAY) – Explore the top US regions and producers for Pinot Noir
2017 Lucunda Russian River Valley Pinot Noir
2014 Caballus Pinot Noir Willamette Valley
2014 Kosta Browne Gap’s Crown Pinot Noir
2014 Rhys Vineyards Alpine Vineyard Pinot Noir
2009 Sea Smoke Southing Pinot Noir
2000 Marcassin Estate Blue Slide Ridge Vineyard Pinot Noir
Price: HK$1,100 per person
13th May 2021: The Loire Valley’s jewel that ages with elegance – Chenin Blanc
2017 Domaine Arnaud Lambert – Saumur Blanc Brézé ‘Clos David’
1953 Domaine Huet – Vouvray Le Mont Moelleux Première Trie
1973 Domaine des Baumard – Quarts de Chaume
Price: HK$520 per set
20th May 2021: Established and emerging regions
2006 Alvaro Palacios – L’Ermita
2004 Benjamin Romeo – La Cueva del Contador
2017 Forjas del Salnés – Goliardo Caiño
Price: HK$600 per set
27th May 2021: Syrah from the Rhone Valley – France or Switzerland – which do you prefer?
2013 Jean-René Germanier – Cayas Reserve Syrah
2015 Maison Paul Jaboulet Aîné – Hermitage ‘La Chapelle’
1998 Domaine J.L. Chave – Hermitage
Price: HK$660 per set
29th May 2021 (SATURDAY): Burgundy 101 Session: What’s in a Grand Cru?
2018 Domaine Paul Pernot Bienvenues-Bâtard-Montrachet Grand Cru
2017 Hospices de Beaune / Etienne de Montille Corton Blanc Grand Cru Cuvée Docteur Peste
2017 Domaine Comte Georges de Vogüé Bonnes-Mares Grand Cru
2014 Domaine Perrot-Minot Chapelle-Chambertin Grand Cru
2015 Philippe Pacalet Echezeaux Grand Cru
2011 Domaine Lignier-Michelot Clos de la Roche Grand Cru
Ticket: HK$2,100 per person
The Fine Wine Experience in K11 MUSEA is open from 12pm to 10pm (and 12 midnight when restrictions are lifted), seven days a week. Reservations can be made by calling +852 2803-0820 or through the ‘K11 HK’ mobile app.