Programme

Monday 1 Feb 2016
Day 1

Time Activity Venue
1000 — 1230 Registration
Sauvignon HQ
1245 — 1310 WELCOME TO SAUVIGNON 2016 Sauvignon HQ
1310 — 1340 IF YOU BUILD IT, THEY WILL COME
The Future of Sauvignon Blanc More details
With Robert Joseph
Sauvignon HQ
1340 — 1440 THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE HOME Sauvignon HQ
1530 — 1645 THE INTERNATIONAL SAUVIGNON BLANC TASTING Sauvignon HQ
1645 — 1700 Day One conclusion
Sauvignon HQ
1815 — 2130 GARDEN PARTY AT LAKE TIMARA
Timara Lodge

Tuesday 2 Feb 2016
Day 2

Time Activity Venue
0830 — 0835 Welcome to Day Two Sauvignon HQ
0835 — 0905 I LOVE THE SMELL OF THIOL IN THE MORNING
The Science of Sauvignon Blanc
With Jamie Goode and Wendy Parr
Sauvignon HQ
0905 — 1005 ABOUT SCHMITT
Wine and Flavours
With Alexandre Schmitt
Sauvignon HQ
1005 — 1050 MAY THE FORCE BE WITH YOU
Sustainability and Organics, its influence and appeal
With Shari Mogk-Edwards , Rachel Taulelei and Fabian Yukich
Sauvignon HQ
1115 — 1145 Buses to wineries for The Classics Tasting
1145 — 1315 THE CLASSICS
Characteristic Style Tasting
Cloudy Bay Spy Valley
1315 — 1345 Lunch
Cloudy Bay Spy Valley
1345 — 1430 The Classics Tasting Panel discussion and overview Cloudy Bay Spy Valley
1430 — 1515 Transport to Blenheim Railway station
1530 — 1730 Train Journey to Kekerengu and The Store
1730 — 2130 KIWIANA BEACH PARTY
The Store
2130 — 2300 Train Journey to Blenheim

Wednesday 3 Feb 2016
Day 3

Time Activity Venue
0900 — 0905 Welcome to Day Three Sauvignon HQ
0905 — 1005 I'LL HAVE WHAT SHE'S HAVING
Sauvignon Blanc in the Market place
With Young Shi , Leslie Sbrocco , David Gleave MW and Jane Thomson
Sauvignon HQ
1040 — 1115 BACK TO THE FUTURE Sauvignon HQ
1115 — 1145 Closing Keynote Speaker Sauvignon HQ
1145 — 1215 Transport to selected wineries
1230 — 1315 THE WILD BUNCH
Alternative Tasting
Marlborough Venues
1330 — 1515 Lunch
1800 Gala Dinner
Brancott Vineyard