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Illuminate: Champagne And Sparkling Wine Event


“Come quickly, I am tasting the stars!” – Dom Perignon, the moment he discovered Champagne.

It's a quote from the 1600s that carries through to today and Champagne is a wine that has marked more than a few of the landmarks in our lives. A wine that epitomises celebration and excellence, it’s a style that embraces innovation whilst staying rooted in strong traditions.

It is with this exploratory spirit in mind that we invite you to join us at Illuminate: Champage & Sparking Wine Event at The Oak Barrel this November.

Hosted at our Sydney CBD store, it will be a chance to experience historic, traditional Champagnes alongside the new world of Sparkling from Australia and other parts of the world.

With a selection of over 40 of the best International and domestic Champagnes and sparklings, this will be an impeccable way to welcome in the festive season.

Your ticket price includes entry and all your tastings for the day. Upon entry you'll receive a glass for the day and then you can make your way around the various tasting tables, each with their own unique sparkling wines and stories.

See below for the confirmed wines, with more to be announced.

When: Saturday November 19th
Time: 3pm to 5.30pm
Where: The Oak Barrel, 152 Elizabeth St. Sydney CBD
Tickets: $30 for members (CLICK HERE)$40 for non-members (CLICK HERE)


Agrapart (France)
Larmandier (France)

Bereche (France)
Andre Jacquart (France)
Architects of Wine (Australia)

Jean-Cédric Deguy (France)
Comte Audoin de Dampierre (France)
Pierre Moncuit (France)
Moondarra (Australia)
Jousset (France)
Akarua (New Zeland)
Andre Beaufort (France)
Leon Lenois (France)
Tertini (Australia)
Gremillet (France)
Mt Moriac (Australia)
+ more...

The Champagne Fair is open to over 18s only and strict RSA regulations will apply. List of exhibitors may change due to unforeseen circumstances. We ask and expect all our punters to respect our Fair Play Policy (available here) and are sure that everyone will act like grown-up adults and have a thigh-slapping good time as a result. Tickets are transferable and non-refundable.

Head to our Calendar for all our upcoming events.

Paul Hervy