With an astounding line-up of events throughout winter, the Osbourne Hotel is bringing out the best Shiraz in the business alongside a bevy of dinners and tastings for a season of Shiraz appreciation.
Between complimentary wine tastings, masterclasses and the option to indulge in a wine flight taster - there's plenty of ways to enjoy Shiraz this winter.
Slowly work your way through our curated list of fifteen Shiraz Finalists, with the notion to vote for your favourites. At the end of the events, your votes will be tallied to reveal the winner at the ‘Shiraz Showdown’ full day event on August 5th, so make sure to book your tickets and make your votes count.
Our curated list features six drops from the Young Gun of Wine Top 50 List, a Young Gun of Wine 2016 & 2017 Winner, and a James Halliday Inaugural "Wine Maker of the Year".
YANGARRA BIO DYNAMIC WINES
21st June from 6:30pm | FREE
Your chance to try some of Yangarra’s finest bio dynamic wines.
TEUSNER & MT LANGI WINES
19th July from 6:30pm | FREE
Todd from Nelson Wine Co. will be popping a few bottles of Teusner & Mount Langi for a complimentary
PEPPERJACK FOUR COURSE DINNER
12th July from 6:30pm | $70pp
Enjoy Australia’s favourite red. Join us for a four course dinner with matched wines from winemaker Richard Mattner from Pepperjack.
YELLAND & PAPPS DEGUSTATION
18th July from 6:30pm | $75pp
Michael and Susan Papps have been nominated in this year’s Young Gun Wine Makers Top 50.
This Five Course Degustation Dinner with matched wine from Yelland & Papps will
be the highlight of the month.
SETTLERS GIN MASTERCLASS
28th June from 6:30pm | FREE
Wine guru BJ Jull will be hosting a masterclass on Settlers Gin made from Shiraz grapes from the
McLaren Vale region family vineyard.
SOUTH AUSTRALIAN SHIRAZ
5th July from 6:30pm | $25pp
Wine guru BJ Jull will take you on a wine tour through South Australia’s famous wine regions. Explore the Clare Valley, McLaren Vale, Adelaide Hills, Langhorne Creek and the wonderful Barossa Valley.
SHIRAZ & CHEESE
25th July from 6:30pm | $30pp
Taste the best Shiraz and Cheese that Australia has to offer. Wine guru David Bone and Micky Dwyer from Fino Fine Foods will match cheese with Australian Shiraz, many from the Young Gun of Wine finalists.
24th June from 11am - 4pm | $25pp
The team from Torbreck will be taking over on Sunday 24th June and bringing out the heavy artillery, showcasing magnums of Woodcutters, Steading and the Struie on the day with a mix of music by Soul D'Lux
and smoked brisket from Chef Ben King.
SHIRAZ SHOWDOWN FINAL EVENT
5th August from 11am- 4pm | $35pp
Voting closes and the shiraz celebrations continue as your votes are tallied to reveal the overall winner
of the Shiraz Showdown from fifteen finalists. Join us for a winter warming menu of roast meats
accompanied with delicious sides and a glass of Shiraz on arrival.
MASTERCLASS: South Australian Shiraz
Wine guru Bj Jull will take you on a wine tour of some of South Australia's famous wine re... Show More
Wine guru Bj Jull will take you on a wine tour of some of South Australia's famous wine regions. Explore Clare Valley, McLaren Vale, Adelaide Hills, Langhorne Creek and of course the wonderful Barossa Valley
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