THE FINE WINE EXPERIENCE

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
Time: 2-3:30pm
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

Time: 2pm-3:30pm
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.