New Zealand Wine and Cheese Gets Top Billing at Treasury Brisbane

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What pairs better with Chardonnay than mouth-watering artisan cheese? Treat yourself to the best wines and cheeses from New Zealand at the Treasury Brisbane in time for Ekka eve.

You can indulge in delectable bite-size nibbles whist sampling on wines like Sauvignon, Blanc, Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Sparkling Wine from Matua Valley, Squealing Pig, and Dog Point.

The grazing buffets will feature assorted cheeses, mixed olives, char-grilled vegetables, assorted dips, artisan breads, dried and fresh fruits as well as mixed nuts. Canapes include fried white bait, assorted arancini, and buttermilk chicken wings with wasabi aioli. 

What Makes New Zealand Wine and Cheese Special

New Zealand ranked 16th in global wine production in 2018. The country boasts more than 2,000 vineyards, stretching 1,600 kilometres from subtropical Northland to frosty Central Otago, which between them produce a diverse range of wines.

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New Zealand’s climate lends itself well to the production of great cheese. The Waikato, the epicentre of the NZ dairy industry, has grass that is greener than just about anywhere else in the country. It is a cheese-lover’s paradise and many of the best-established cheese-makers in NZ are there.

Event Details

Aside from sampling some of the greatest wines and cheeses New Zealand has to offer, you can enjoy live entertainment and bring home major prize giveaways at this three-hour event. 

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If you want to enjoy all the main event inclusions plus exclusive access to the Dog Point Room in the Lab with premium cheese and canapes, join the VIP. Bookings are required to avoid disappointment. 

The event is just in time for Ekka, Brisbane’s largest cultural festival originally called the Brisbane Exhibition. 

This one-night-only event, which is going to be on 13 August 2019 will be held at the ground floor of Treasury Casino, 130 William St Brisbane. For more information about this upcoming event, visit Treasury Brisbane’s website.