Vinexpo Hong Kong 2018 Programme

TUESDAY 29 MAY 2018

10:00am – 11:30am
GRAND CERCLE DES VINS DE BORDEAUX – VINTAGE 2015
Masterclass – Free admission
Level 1 / N104-105

10:00am – 11:30am
UNVEIL SOME OF THE MYSTERIES OF “CLIMATS“ DE BOURGOGNE
Masterclass – Free admission
Level 1 / N106-107-108

10:00am – 11:30am
CONTEMPORARY AUSTRALIAN PINOT NOIR MASTERCLASS
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Level 1 / N109-110

10:00am -11:30am
THE DIVERSITY OF CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 1 / N111-112

10:00am – 10:40am
A CELEBRATION OF 2017 BAROSSA WINE SHOW TROPHY WINNERS MASTERCLASS
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Wine Australia Masterclass Area, Level 1 / BC70

11:00am – 3:00pm
2015 VINTAGE TASTING – UNION DES GRANDS CRUS DE BORDEAUX
Tasting – Free admission
Level 3 / Grand Foyer

11:00am – 12:30pm
PROCESS TO BUY A FRENCH VINEYARD
Conference – Free admission
Level 1 / N101B

11:30am – 12:10
COONAWARRA CABERNET – A CLASSIC COMBINATION FOR CELLARING
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Wine Australia Masterclass Area, Level 1 / BC70

1:00pm – 2:30pm
PENFOLDS WHITE COLLECTION LAUNCH MASTERCLASS
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 1 / N104-105

1:00pm – 2:30pm
WHY VINTAGE MATTERS: ICONIC WINES FROM CHILE
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 1 / N106-107-108

1:00pm – 2:30pm
LANGTON’S CLASSIFICATION MASTERCLASS
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Level 1 / N109-110

1:00pm – 2:30pm
OLD WORLD GRAPES IN NEW WORLD REGIONS
Masterclass – Free admission
Level 1 / N111-112

2:00pm – 4:00pm
LAND OF DISCOVERIES – BOURGOGNE-FRANCHE-COMTÉ
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 1 / N101A

2:00pm – 3:30pm
CHINA WINE MARKET
Vinexpo’s event – Free admission
Level 1 / N101B

3:45pm – 4:30pm
ENSURING AUTHENTICITY AND INTEGRITY OF AUSTRALIAN WINE
Country of Honour – Free admission
Level 3 / The Cellar

4:00pm – 5:30pm
TOP ITALIAN SPIRITS MASTERCLASS
Masterclass – Free admission
Level 1 / N104-105

4:00pm – 5:30pm
AUSTRIAN WINE MASTERCLASS
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 1 / N106-107-108

4:00pm – 5:30pm
UNIQUE AUSTRALIAN TERROIRS
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Level 1 / N109-110

4:00pm – 5:30pm
DISCOVER THE ORIGINAL FRENCH GRAPES VARIETIES
Masterclass – Free admission
Level 1 / N111-112

4:00pm – 4:40pm
WINE ABOVE THE SNOW LINE
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Wine Australia Masterclass Area, Level 1 / BC70

6:00pm – 8:00pm
VINEXPO EXPLORER SONOMA COUNTY RECEPTION
Tasting – By invitation only
Level 3 / The Cellar

WEDNESDAY 30 MAY 2018

10:00am – 11:30am
AUSTRALIAN FIRST FAMILIES OF WINE: INAUGURAL UNLOCKED MASTERCLASS
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Level 1 / N101B

10:00am – 11:30am
EVOLUTION OF AUSTRALIAN GRENACHE MASTERCLASS
Masterclass, country of Honour – Free admission
Level 1 / N109-110

10:00am – 11:30am
WORLD’S BEST GRENACHE BUYS
Masterclass – Free admission
Level 3 / The Cellar

10:00am – 11:30am
SEÑA 2016 MAKES ITS DEBUT
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 1 / N106-107-108

10:00am – 11:30am
CRUS CLASSÉS DE GRAVES 2014 VINTAGE MASTERCLASS
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 1 / N111-112

10:00am – 11:30am
VALPOLICELLA 50 ANNIVERSARY TOUR
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 1 / N104-105

11:30am – 12:10
YARRA VALLEY CABERNET SAUVIGNON – A MODERN CLASSIC
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Wine Australia Masterclass Area, Level 1 / BC70

12:30 – 2:00pm
THE ASIAN WINE PERSONALITY AWARD
By invitation only
Level 3 / Grand Foyer

1:00pm – 1:40pm
MCLAREN VALE’S GREAT GRENACHE MASTERCLASS
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Wine Australia Masterclass Area, Level 1 / BC70

1:00pm – 2:30pm
TMALL WINE & SPIRIT NEW RETAIL PRESS CONFERENCE
Conference – By invitation only
Level 3 / The Cellar

1:00pm – 2:30pm
GRENACHE AND PORK BUN LUNCH TASTING
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Level 1 / N109-110

1:00pm – 2:30pm
GRENACHE, THE QUINTESSENTIALLY MEDITERRANEAN GRAPE
Masterclass – Free admission
Level 1 / N104-105

1:00pm – 2:30pm
SOLAIA MASTERCLASS
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 1 / N111-112

1:00pm – 2:30pm
THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF ALMAVIVA
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 1 / N106-107-108

2:00pm – 3:30pm
GROWING DEMAND FOR AUSTRALIAN WINE
Conference, Country of Honour – Free admission
Level 1 / N101B

2:00pm – 5:30pm
TASTING OF GRANDS CRUS CLASSÉS OF SAINT-EMILION
Tasting – Free admission
Level 1 / N101A

2:30pm – 3:10pm
INTERPRETATIONS OF GRENACHE FROM THE STONEGARDEN VINEYARD, EDEN VALLEY MASTERCLASS
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Wine Australia Masterclass Area, Level 1 / BC70

4:00pm – 4:40pm
INDIAN VS. SOUTHERN OCEAN: THE UNIQUE POSITION OF MARGARET RIVER
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Wine Australia Masterclass Area, Level 1 / BC70

4:00pm – 5:30pm
GRENACHE: BLENDS
Tasting, Country of Honour – Free admission
Level 1 / N109-110

4:00pm – 5:30pm
THE CLASSIC VINTAGE PORT HOUSES PRESENT THEIR LATEST RELEASES
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 3 / The Cellar

4:00pm – 5:30pm
CHAMPAGNE & WINE EDUCATION
Conference – By invitation only
Level 1 / N111-112

4:00pm – 5:30pm
NORTH AND SOUTH REGIONS OF THE RHÔNE VALLEY
Masterclass – Free admission
Level 1 / N106-107-108

4:00pm – 5:30pm
THE UNIQUENESS OF PORTUGUESE WINES
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 1 / N104-105

6:30pm – 9:00pm
THE BLEND: THE OFFICIAL VINEXPO PARTY
Party
Level 3 / Grand Foyer

THURSDAY 31 MAY 2018

10:00am – 10:40am
COOL CLIMATE SHIRAZ AT ELEVATION
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Wine Australia Masterclass Area, Level 1 / BC70

10:00am – 11:30am
SHIRAZ TERROIR RESEARCH PROJECT
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Level 1 / N109-110

10:00am – 11:30am
THE FUTURE OF WINE HAS CHANGED
Masterclass – Free admission
Level 1 / N101A

10:00am – 11:30am
TRE BICCHIERI SPECIAL AWARDS MASTERCLASS
Masterclass – Free admission
Level 1 / N104-105

10:00am – 11:30am
CLOS APALTA MASTERCLASS, 2015
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 1 / N111-112

10:00am – 11:30am
DISCOVER THE STORY OF CHEVAL DES ANDES
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 1 / N106-107-108

11:00am – 12:30
VINEXPO CHALLENGE
Blind tasting, Vinexpo’s event – Free admission
Level 1 / N101B

11:00am – 4:00pm
TRE BICCHIERI “EN PRIMEUR” – SPECIAL EDITION
Tasting – Free admission
Level 3 / Grand Foyer

11:30am – 12:10
MCLAREN VALE’S MEDITERRANEAN MASTERCLASS
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Wine Australia Masterclass Area, Level 1 / BC70

12:30 – 3:10pm
COONAWARRA – SINGLE VINEYARD ESTATES
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Wine Australia Masterclass Area, Level 1 / BC70

1:00pm – 1:40pm
CABERNET SAUVIGNON FROM MARGARET RIVER’S PERFECT ISLAND OF ANCIENT SOILS & BIODIVERSITY
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Wine Australia Masterclass Area, Level 1 / BC70

1:00pm – 2:30pm
OLD VINES, YOUNG VINES, NEW WINES MASTERCLASS
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Level 1 / N109-110

1:00pm – 2:30pm
MASTERCLASS HUBERT DE BOÜARD CONSULTING
Masterclass – Free admission
Level 1 / N111-112

1:00pm – 2:30pm
BORDEAUX RIGHT BANK 2014 VINTAGE FT. PU’ER TEA
Masterclass – Free admission
Level 1 / N106-107-108

1:00pm – 2:30pm
COOL CLIMATE WINES & DIM SUM
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 3 / The Cellar

1:00pm – 2:30pm
EXPLORING PROSECCO DOC & WHY IT’S A MUST ON EVERY WINE LIST
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 1 / N104-105

4:00pm – 4:40pm
WHY THE WORLD IS IN LOVE WITH YARRA VALLEY PINOT NOIR
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Wine Australia Masterclass Area,
Level 1 / Stand BC70

4:00pm – 5:30pm
LIQUID GOLD – AUSTRALIA’S CLASSIC FORTIFIED WINES MASTERCLASS
Masterclass, Country of Honour – Free admission
Level 1 / N109-110

4:00pm – 5:30pm
MASTERCLASS HUBERT DE BOÜARD CONSULTING
Masterclass – Free admission
Level 1 / N111-112

4:00pm – 5:30pm
ON THE ROAD OF LEGENDARY BURGUNDY CRUS BY AEGERTER
Masterclass – By invitation only
Level 1 / N104-105