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Illuminate II: A 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 II: A  Champagne & Sparkling Wine Event at The Oak Barrel this December. 

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 50 of the best International and domestic Champagnes and sparklings wines, 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.

When: Saturday 2nd December
Time: 2pm to 4.30pm
Where: The Oak Barrel, 152 Elizabeth St. Sydney CBD
Tickets:    $35 for members (CLICK HERE);    $45 for non-members (CLICK HERE)

We will be tasting Champagne & Sparkling from these Winery's and labels on the day

Archille Princier - France
Arunda - Italy
Aubry - France
Agrapart - France
Balter Trento -Italy
Bortolin Angelo - Italy

Chartogne Taillet - France
Christophe Mignon - France
Domaine Joussett - France
Domaine Landron - France
Damien Bureau - France

Frerejean - France
Gardet - France
Jamsheed - Australia
Jeaunaux Robin - France
Jeeper - France

Laherte - France
Moorilla - Tasmania
Nocton - Australia
Paltrinieri - Italy
Philippe Balivet - France
Prince Estivac -France

San Martin - Italy
Santus Franciacorta - Italy
Tenute Olbios - Italy

This is an initial list and is subject to change based on availability.

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.