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Online - An Evening with Leading Austrian MS Stefan Neumann
You're very welcome to join and simply listen to the pair as they talk.
Alternatively, if you would like to join in then you're welcome to try any of the below combinations. There are further details of the wines below, but feel free to explore your own personal recipes for the food. Don't worry - we don't expect you to make them all!
- Domäne Wachau 'Gneis + Löss' Grüner Veltliner 2020 with Purivian ceviche
- Rainer Wess Grüner Veltliner, Kremstal 2020 with Cantonese Dim Sum
- The Society's Blaufränkisch 2019 with an Italian inspired tomato-based pasta dish or a classic French cassoulet
- Stift Klosterneuburg St Laurent 2019 with duck breast (and even better with a cherry based sauce such as 'Canard aux cerises')
Light, crisp and fresh grüner veltliner from the outstanding Wachau co-operat...
The father and daughter duo of Rainer and Christina Wess have really raised t...
Our own-label blaufränkisch from Austria is a wine of very fresh acidity and ...
Stefan was born in Austria and began his wine journey in the Wachau region there. In 2017, he became one of only 239 Master Sommeliers in the world and a year later became the Director of Wine at ‘Dinner by Heston Blumenthal’ – one of the most coveted sommelier jobs in the world.
Stefan has a passion for pairing the wines of Austria with a wide range of cuisines and in this one-hour conversation, he and Freddy will explore some of the more unusual and interesting food pairings to enjoy with these wines.
We’re proud of a diverse online food and wine programme at The Wine Society. Formats range from cheese and wine evenings, takeaway nights and restaurant ‘dine at home’ kits. We will explain where to purchase the food in advance; either from trusted partners or your own local suppliers, and we will suggest the wines to buy in advance to accompany the evening.
How do I use Zoom?
After successfully registering for an event, we will send you a link to the event via email and all you then need to do is follow this link directly to the event, no passwords required. Please see our ‘How to use Zoom’ guide for more information.
How much do these events cost?
Our virtual events are free to register and attend. Optional food and wine suggestions are advertised on the event page.
Are the events recorded?
Most of our events are recorded for our YouTube channel. However, others are privately recorded for registered members only.If you are unsure where to find a recording, email email@example.com
Freddy Bulmer joined the buying team in September 2015 having originally moved down from Yorkshire to work in Member Services as a Christmas temp in 2013. Freddy is responsible for Australia, New Zealand, Austria and Eastern Europe, as well as being buyer for beer and cider.