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Marlborough Wine Options 2011 – Round Four and Round-Up

By October 14, 2011No Comments
Terry Copeland of Treasury Wine Estates conducted Round Four and the final of the Marlborough Winter Wine Options for 2011 at Drylands Restaurant. I wasn’t there, but I understand it was a fun affair with costumes the order of the night. Terry followed the general format of three white and three reds with an individual-answer wine served in between. The wines he served were:
 
Tyrrell’s ‘Single Vineyard – Belford’ Semillon 2004
Vincent Girardin Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru 2008
Heemskerk Coal River Tasmanian Chardonnay 2006
Seppelts ‘Salinger’ Methode Traditionnelle 2006
Ingoldby McLaren Vale Shiraz 2009
Auguste Clape ‘Renaissance’ Cornas 2007
Matua Valley ‘Single Vineyard – Matheson’ Malbec 2009
Organising committee member Rebecca Wiffen provided the list of the teams in the order of finishing after the final game:
 
The Riojan Rollers – Whitehaven
White Buckets
Firm-Men-Tasting
Truckin’ Beer Hours Later
Red Rockets
Must Chill
Mardi Gras
Here for Beer
Peaches and Cream
SUDU1876375 Hot Beer
Angry Secret Sippers
Spitt-Hoons
Mt Riley Picton Bay Pirates
Ibbo’s Angels
Don’t Pouilly our Semillon
Totally Two Canned
Bad to the Beaune
MSKU91325691 Cold Shower
Chainsaws and Things
Grog Stomp
Vitis Hot New Shop
The Reserve Bench
The Wine Flight
Boyz ‘n’ Cider
Wither Hills
 
Congratulations to the Whitehaven team. We look forward to next year’s games!

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