Events

  • Wed
    14
    Jun
    2017

    Tasting - Giesens/Peter Lehman

    7:45 - 9:45 pm

    Venue: Johnsonville Community Centre Hall, 30 Moorefield Rd, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037 - Directions 
    Entry fee: Members $TBC, Guests $TBC
    Presenter:  Richard MacDonald

    Based at the top of the South Island, Giesen’s wines have developed a huge reputation for producing quality white wines such as riesling, gewürztraminer and chardonnay. To round out this presentation, as Giesen are the representatives for Peter Lehman of Australia, they will be offering two Shiraz’ for tasting. Up on the night will be:

    • Organic Sauvignon Bland (as the quaffer)
    • Giesen Rose (Hawke’s Bay Merlot based)
    • The Brothers Gewurtztraminer (Trophy Champion at 2017 Royal Easter Wine Show for the 2014 vintage)  
    • The Fuder Clayvin Chardonnay
    • The Brother Pinot Noir
    • Peter Lehman H&V Shiraz
    • Peter Lehman 8 Songs Shiraz

To see all future and past events, go to members site.

Drinking and driving

Members will be aware of the lowering of drink/drive limits from December 2014. If unsure read the Land Transport Amendment Act (no 2) 2014. We ask members to be conscious of these limits.

For those driving, water and some food are provided or think about a designated driver, taxi, uber or dial-a-driver to get you home safely.

Wine bottle screw caps

Save and bring them to the next monthly meeting.

Anne is collecting them to give to the Lions organised Kidney Kids support group.

No food lids or beer tops, please.