Uncommon Vines Appreciation Society, 4 year running Austin tasting group invites you to this Syrah/Shiraz comparative tasting.
UVAS is open to trade professionals and serious enthusiasts, and embraces any level, experience, or affiliation.
15 wines: In the Old World corner, iconic producers, Chave, Chapoutier & Jaboulet from Crozes Hermitage, Saint Joseph, and Cote Rotie, and Finca Sandoval from Manchuela DO and others.
The New World corner includes Sta. Lucia-Highlands, Sonoma Mountain and Mendocino Ridge of California and Columbia Valley. Also Australia's Fleurieu Peninsula, McLaren Vale, and Victoria. Topped off with South Africa's Stellenbosch and Tulbagh.
The range covers Sparkling, Still, and Sweet Fortified, from 1999 and up to 2015.
Seating is limited to 10 people (5 already sold) - ticket price dependent on the final number of people on sliding scale as follows:
$110 x 5 tasters
$55 x 10 tasters
Payable in Venmo or Cash, day of event.
You can bring any tasting grid or your own wine journal.
Charcuterie and Fromage provided.
Your prompt RSVP is most appreciated to confirm accurate headcount/availability, etc.
Only serious inquiries, please message me directly for more details.