Dan Dawson of Flavor Mountain and Dan Dawson’s Wine Advisor leads a tasting of New Zealand wines on Thursday, July 18, 6 to 8 PM, at Napa Valley Wine Academy.
Dan welcomes special guest Martin Mackenzie, a local winemaker who was born, bred, and learned his winemaking craft in New Zealand.
Taste wines from Central Otago, Martinborough, Marlborough and Hawkes Bay. Taste Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Gris, Syrah and ??? Martin will share his vast knowledge of New Zealand terroir, grapes and winemaking as we taste through.
6 PM arrival. The tasting starts at 6:15.
This is part of the Thursday tasting series presented by Dan Dawson’s Wine Advisor at The Napa Valley Wine Academy. Tastings are held the first and third Thursdays of the month.