Australian First Families of Wine (AFFW), A apremiere at Vinexpo Hong Kong 2018

Vinexpo Hong Kong 2018 will host one of the world’s most exciting wine-producing countries as Country of Honour: Australia, in partnership with Wine Australia.

The Vinexpo Academy Program will be rich in Australian wine tastings and feature the Australian First Families of Wine in an Inaugural Unlocked Master Class. This exceptional master class will be presented for the first time outside of Australia on May 30th (10:00 – 11:30) and trigger much anticipation.

Australia’s First Families of Wine’s (AFFW) will be unlocking their cellars to share their aged family jewels in this master class. The AFFW’s panel will feature different generations of the families themselves and each will present their specially chosen wine from their own cellars. They will give Vinexpo’s visitors an opportunity to get up close and personal with some of Australia’s most recognized names and experience their most respected and revered wines.

REPRESENTED WINERIES:

BROWN BROTHERS – CAMPBELLS – D’ARENBERG – DEBORTOLI –  HENSCHKE –
HOWARD PARK – JIM BARRY WINES – MCWILLIAM’S –  TAHBILK –
TYRRELL’S WINES – WAKEFIELD TAYLORS WINES – YALUMBA

This inaugural international tasting event will emphasize the quality, depth and breadth of premium Australian wine coming from the most iconic vineyards in the world. It will be the perfect occasion to gain an in-depth understanding of the role played by AFFW and how they bring together the oldest Australian family owned, multi-generational wineries, who between them, have over 1380 years of winemaking experience.

Vinexpo Hong Kong 2018, the most influential wine & spirits trade exhibition in Asia-Pacific, will celebrate its 20th anniversary with an especially remarkable program of events at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre on May 29-31 and will showcase more than 1,300 exhibitors from 30 countries.

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