New Zealand In-Store Wine Tasting with Mt Difficulty Wines
Join us at the wine bar on Tuesday, September 26th at 5 pm for a special wine tasting with Mt. Difficulty wines of New Zealand. Fraser Mackenzie will be here to sample the following wines:
- 2014 Mt. Difficulty Pinot Gris, Bannockburn Central Otago
- 2014 Mt Difficulty Roaring Meg Pinot Noir, Central Otago
- 2014 Mt Difficult Pinot Noir, Bannockburn, Central Otago
After a number of years in the wine industry overseas, Fraser and his family moved to Central Otago in early 2016. Originally with a hospitality background, Fraser has worked in various marketing and sales roles in New Zealand, the United States, and the United Arab Emirates. Tennis and travel are Fraser’s passions; good coffee and Pearl Jam are what can change a good day into a great one.
Mt Difficulty Wines Ltd was formed in 2004. Today Mt Difficulty Estate is comprised of six vineyards; Templars Hill, Pipeclay Terrace, Menzies Terrace, Mansons Farm, Target Gully and Long Gully – total plantings of 40 hectares protected by the rain shadow of Mount Difficulty (1,285m) in Bannockburn, Central Otago. The region provides New Zealand’s only “continental” style climate combined with unique soils ideally suited for growing Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Gris.
- Date: Tuesday, September 26th
- Time: 5:00 PM