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What a great way to start summer….

Pinnaroo wines will be at this year’s Wahroonga Food and Wine festival (see below) and we hope to see you there!

Visit us for a fun day at Wahroonga Park on Sunday 29th October 11am – 5pm.

Cheers!

From your Pinnaroo Partners in Wine

 

‘A Pop-Up Wine + Foodies Paradise in the heart of Wahroonga’

 The Wahroonga Food & Wine Festival will return to Wahroonga Park, Wahroonga on Sunday 29 October 2017, 11am – 5pm.

For 2017 we have carefully selected a wide range of exquisite wineries from NSW and around Australia. On the day you will be able to meet the winemakers and to taste and buy their premium and award winning wines. Taste over 130 wines from 30 wineries and enjoy an array of local produce and a huge selection of gourmet food stalls offering a variety of international and Australian cuisines.

The Sparkling + Oyster Bar feature deliciously fresh Sydney Rock oysters served straight from the Ralson Bros South Coast of NSW farm accompanied by a glass of chilled Sparkling – what a way to spend a beautiful spring day!

Join us in our new Modus Operandi Craft Beer Garden Bar where you can try the full range of Modus Operandi Brewing operated by local Northern Beaches couple, Grant and Jaz Wearin who will present their award winning local Mona Vale brews.

We have also introduced new culinary cuisines this year with signature dishes from Jimmy Liks, Berlin Bangers, French Cheese, delicious Sofrito Paella, Gourmandise de Paris, El Qahirah, Meat + Cleaver and the legendary Italian Urban Pasta.

Enjoy a range of cheese platters, coffee brews and Goose on the Loose gourmet foods. For dessert; Amsterdam Pancakes and Serendipity Ice Cream will again present their range of premium ice creams.

Produce market stalls will line the flowerbeds and walkways offering a variety of products including olives from Really Stuffed Olive Co, Olive Oils from Falcon Grove oils, jams from Cheeky Chops Industries, Persian Nougat, Honey Haven Mudgee honey products, Eat Me Chutneys, Prue Blends, Tar 10, Currong Comestibles, The Herb Store, Sydney Chocolate, Signature Sauces, Linda’s original sweet chili relish, Florist Ipsen Botanica, Muuri Smokers, puddings from Pudding Lane and more, so buy your shopping basket from the ‘Market Basket’ and enjoy what our market has to offer.

The event is FREE and all ages are welcome. Bring your friends and family to enjoy the live music on the rotunda stage with performances by talented local school and contemporary musicians and entertainers. There will also be entertainment for the children, including inflatable rides and our petting animal farm from the Southern Highlands.

Wine tasting glasses and ticket packages are available starting at $20 available for sale on the day from the Tasting Ticket Marquee.

Our new look website for full program details: www.wahroongafoodandwinefestival.com.au

Wahroonga Park is central to the business centre of Wahroonga shopping village and surrounding suburbs, is well known for hosting the Council’s well attended Twilight Concerts, is expansive and beautiful and is in close proximity to Wahroonga train station for ease of travel.  Walk, take public transport or ride your bike with free bicycle parking in the park.

The Wahroonga Food + Wine Festival 2017 is proudly supported by Ku-ring-gai Council and sponsored by McConnell Bourn real estate, BMW North Shore, Modus Operandi Brewery and North Shore Mums.

 

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SPARKLING GOLD!2014 Cuvee

With an outstanding score of 95 points our 2014 Vintage Cuvee has been awarded a Gold Medal at this years prestigious Pier One Sydney Harbour NSW Wine Awards.

A hand picked, Chardonnay based sparkling wine made the traditional way. The palate is rich with tropical fruit, melon and nectarine note.

In stock now. Perfect for Christmas.

RRP $25 per bottle. 

Available in 6 packs.  Also available as part of our gift packs.

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JAMES HALLIDAY REVIEW - 94 point score awarded to our 2013 Shiraz!  

  2013 ShirazOur 2013 Shiraz has recently been reviewed by James Halliday Australian Wine Companion and awarded a score of 94 points.

  "Abundant black and red cherry fruit with a liberal sprinkling of spice and pepper play on both the bouquet and medium-bodied palate.

    This is a wholly seductive shiraz, ready now or whenever.  Bargain."
  
A score of 94 is given to wines that James considers to be, "Outstanding.  Wines of the highest quality, often with
a distinguished pedigree."  
  It was also given a star rating which is reserved for "wines considered to offer special value for money."

         

 

RRP$25 per bottle.  Avaliable in 6 packs or cases or 12.  Also available as part of our gift packs.

 

 


 

CONGRATULATIONS TASTE CANOWINDRA

Congratulations to Taste Canowindra on winning Best Cellar Door Cowra/Canowindra in the 2016 Gourmet Traveller Wine Awards.  This is the 2nd year running Taste Canowindra have won this award. 

Located near the Pinnaroo Estate Vineyard in Canowindra, NSW , Taste Canowindra acts as a cellar door for a number of local wineries, including Pinnaroo Estate.  

When next in Canowindra, be sure to visit Taste Canowindra.  Pop in, say hi and enjoy a tasting of the full range of Pinnaroo Wines.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

COWRA WINE SHOW – PINNAROO WINE WINS BEST WINE OF THE SHOW AWARD

The local Cowra Guardian newspaper decribes the win as “Its the Tour de France, the Ashes and the Melbourne Cup of the Cowra Wine Show - and local vineyard Pinnaroo Estate Wines has picked up top spot in all three at the Cowra Wine Show. With a 2012 Vintage Cuvee, Pinnaroo won the ANSVWS Trophy for the Single Vineyard Sparkling White or Pink Bottle Fermented Dry Wine, the Cowra Wine Show Trophy for Best Sparkling Wine of the Show (the Mulyan Trophy) and the Tony Gray Award for Best Local White Wine of Show.

The award is the most prestigious one given at the Cowra Wine Show and it was a great honour for Pinnaroo to have our farm manager Corey Parrish able to attend the show and receive it.

Other awards received were Bronze awards for both our 2013 Chardonnay and our 2013 Shiraz.

Our delicious award winning 2012 Vintage Cuvee has sold out but our 2014 Vintage is now available (and we think even better)!

 

 

Pinnaroo Wines

PINNAROO ESTATE is located at Canowindra in the Cowra wine region of NSW. Located on the banks of the Belubula River, the estate's rich farming heritage dates back over a century.

Pinnaroo Estate's 300 acre vineyard is predominantly planted to Chardonnay. This reflects a great  love of the wines of Burgundy as well as the commercial demand for premium Chardonnay from the Cowra region. As a working agricultural estate, the majority of Pinnaroo's Chardonnay grapes are sold to premium wine brands.

Each year, select parcels of the vineyard's finest Chardonnay grapes are identified by Pinnaroo's viticulturist and hand picked by the property's partners, families and friends in the annual "Partners Pick". This celebratory gathering of families and friends is a much loved annual event which takes place when the baume and acidity of the fruit is optimal for the production of the 'Pinnaroo Partner's Reserve Chardonnay'.

Increasing demand to share the spoils of the "Partner's Pick" has resulted in the establishment of Club Pinnaroo. Members of this club have exclusive access to limited release premium wines from the partner's cellar.