The sandy shores of Avalon will burst to life with the renowned delights of the Hunter Valley on Sunday 22 April as part of the Uncorked Avalon Festival at The Village Green at Dunbar Park.
Visitors can wander through food stalls, sampling gourmet delights and incredible wines of Australia’s oldest wine region including an exciting new addition to this year’s Festival program the Riedel pop-up Semillon & Oyster Bar.
The Riedel pop-up bar will be hosted by four of the region’s leading winemakers and vignerons who will showcase the Hunter Valley's iconic Semillon variety matched with Sydney Rock oysters. The Masterclasses run for 45 minutes and cost $45 per person, which includes a souvenir Riedel glass, a flight of Hunter Valley Semillon and half a dozen oysters and are limited to 20 spots only, so be sure to book in advance.
Riedel Semillon & Oyster Bar Session Times:
11am - 1145am: Masterclass hosted by Tulloch Wines
Midday - 1245pm: Masterclass hosted by McLeish Estate Wines
1pm - 145pm: Masterclass hosted by Tamburlaine Organic Wines
2pm - 245pm: Masterclass hosted by Mount Pleasant Wines
Bringing together 23 wineries from Australia’s premium wine-growing region, Uncorked Avalon also provides a taste of what’s to come at this year’s Hunter Valley Food & Wine Festival, which spans May and June and celebrates the epicurean delights of the iconic region.
The funky sounds of Soul Shack Entertainment will keep guests dancing throughout the day.
If you want to skip the line, a festival glass and four tasting vouchers can be purchased online through prior to the event for $26.00. To enjoy wine tasting a festival glass can be purchased on the day for $10.00, wine tasting vouchers are $4.00 each.
Uncorked Avalon begins at 10.30am, with the last wine vouchers sold at 4.30pm and last wine poured at 4.45pm. The day finishes at 5pm.
Uncorked Avalon is proudly presented by Wine Selectors.
Pre-purchase your tickets online and go in the draw to WIN a Hunter Valley Experience for two valued at over $2,500.
For more information please visit: http://www.winecountry.com.au/events/hunter-valley-uncorked-avalon