In a blink of an eye, 2017 is almost coming to an end! It's a time of reflection - where are you on your 2017 resolutions? - and a time of celebration!
And we've got the event just for you, bringing Christmas forward on your calendar!
Come join us for a wine appreciation session on 7th December 2017, 7pm at Coalesce where we will bring you along our journey through the Great Southern wine region of Australia. Learn about the Great Southern's unique history, unmatched beauty and why it is the "undiscovered fine wine region of Australia".
This is an opportunity not to be missed as you will be the very first to savor a new, delightful Christmas menu launched by Coalesce Sg Dining & Bar. And for this very special occasion, we are offering a 50% discount off the regular price for a 3-course meal, at SGD48++ per pax.
Poacher's Ridge wines stand out with its unique and highly personal labels that articulate its authenticity, immense quality and limited production quantities. Many have asked me about the labels and its a joy to share the story.
Alex Taylor wrote the following piece to explain the inspiration and efforts behind the label:
"In a market where claims of being a producer of a craft product were so liberal we realised it was hard for the consumer to recognize authenticity in brands and truly craft products. We have always known what a special drop our wines were, but we decided it was time we let everyone else in on the secret a bit more.
Following our Rebranding Review, we were able to gather together all the things that we do, collectively, that really differentiate who we are and what we do and why we are different.
To summarise the new labels from 2015, contain the following pieces of information that we think help to describe who we are and what we are about.
4 award-winning estates from the Great Southern wine region came together in Singapore from 29 October to 31 October to host 3 days of events.
A light evening breeze was beginning to blow when we started our set of events aboard Stewords Riverboat. The wine stations were set up on the top deck of the boat and a sense of excitement was building. Galafrey, Rockcliffe, Poacher's Ridge and La Violetta are seasoned practitioners at wine-tasting events. But on a boat?
The returning speed boats, fetching Kusu Island pilgrims back to Singapore, stirred the waters, gently rocking the otherwise steady riverboat.
Linda Tyrer (Galafrey) was grinning widely,
"I was the only one still standing and drinking at the bar when we crossed the English channel ... we'll be alright".
We planted our feet firmly on the ground on day two, in a wine bistro at the heart of Duxton Hill, a quintessential watering hole in a historic neighbourhood. Twenty trade and media representatives attended...