Taste Champagne 2017


Taste Champagne is the biggest and most exclusive champagne showcase event series in Australia. Join us for a grand tasting where you are invited to stroll at your own pace between houses, growers and cooperatives, experiencing all their cuvées and hearing their stories from their makers and importing agents.

It’s our great pleasure to invite you to join us to taste more than 160 cuvées from more than 50 champagne houses, growers and cooperatives at our biggest Taste Champagne series yet!

In its fourth year, Taste Champagne has established itself as the most important champagne showcase event series in the country.

Returning to Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane in August, this year we are thrilled to announce that Canberra and Perth will be joining the parade!

Sydney – Shangri-La Hotel – 6-9pm Monday 7th August 2017

Canberra – Old Parliament House – 6-9pm Wednesday 9th August 2017

Brisbane – Sofitel – 6-9pm Monday 14th August 2017

Perth – Pan Pacific – 6-9pm Wednesday 16th August 2017

Melbourne – Plaza Ballroom – 6-9pm Monday 21st August 2017

Tickets are $115 (incl GST) and include a hot fork dish.

Tickets are now on sale and places are strictly limited.

This is one of the most important tastings of the year.
– Tony Love, News Ltd

The largest and most exclusive line up of champagnes in Australia.
– thewinesmith.com.au

There was no feeling of pretence or intimidation and House representatives
made everyone, regardless of their knowledge, feel welcomed.
– ForTheLoveOfChampagne.com

As a champagne enthusiast, the sheer diversity of Champagne Houses and Growers
on show was so exciting. What a treat to gain access to a large cross-section
of champagne styles, including some that are hard to find!
– Public Guest

This is the showcase that Champagne – the choice of dilettantes and serious drinkers alike – deserves.
– The Australian

Taste Champagne 2017 will showcase more than 60 champagne
houses, growers and cooperatives, including:

Alain Thiénot
Bernard Brémont
Besserat de Bellefon
Canard Duchêne
Charles Heidsieck
Charles Orban
Chateau de Bligny
De Saint Gall Union Avize
Emmanuel Brochet
Henri Abelé
Joseph Perrier
Louis Roederer
Moët & Chandon
Nicolas Feuillatte
Palmer & Co
Palmes d’Or
Philippe Fourrier
Pierre Gimonnet
Pol Roger
Royal Riviera
Veuve Clicquot
Veuve Fourny & Fils

Some houses and growers not available at all sessions.

Our partners Gourmet Traveller Wine have generously offered a free six month subscription to the digital magazine for all Taste Champagne guests.