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S C Pannell Wine Dinner

7:00pm - 22 November

Our next Wine Dinner features wines from renowned McLaren Vale Winery S C Pannell. The dinner will be a representation of their wines and the varieties that they are passionate about namely Grenache, Touriga and Shiraz.

On arrival

2018 Sauvignon Blanc

1st course

“Grenache” – 2018 ‘Arido’ Grenache Rose, 2018 ‘Basso’ Garnacha, 2017 ‘Old McDonald’ Grenache

Asparagus and cucumber gazpacho with hot smoked salmon, roe, garden peas

2nd course

“Touriga” – 2017 Tempranillo Touriga, 2017 GST Grenache/Shiraz/Touriga, 2016 Tanino Malbec/Shiraz/Tinta Cao/Touriga

Crispy gnocchi with beetroot gel, whipped pistachio goats curd, grapes

3rd course

“Shiraz” – 2017 ‘The Vale’ Shiraz Grenache, 2016 Syrah, 2016 ‘Field St’ Shiraz

Beef eye fillet with potato cake, wild pine mushroom, confit pepper puree, demi glaze

4th course

2018 Aromatico

Assorted cheese, lavosh and fruit

Steve Pannell’s career highlights include:

  • International Red Winemaker of the year at the International Wine Challenge 1999.
  • Gourmet Traveler Winemaker of the year in 2015.
  • Being named one of the 50 most influential contributors to the world of wine by Decanter Magazine.
  • Being voted by his peers as one of the top 10 winemakers in Australia (The Age Goodfood Magazine)
  • Twice winning the Jimmy Watson Memorial Trophy at the Royal Melbourne Wine Show.
  • Twice winning the Max Schubert Trophy at the Adelaide Wine Show
  • Winning the Bushing Trophy for best red wine of show in McLaren Vale no less than four times: 2011, 2015, 2016 and 2018. The only winemaker to have won the award four times.