An Unforgettable Champagne Tasting Experience
Discover exquisite French Champagne with an unforgettable tasting experience hosted by Amanda Reboul, finalist in the Professional Division of the prestigious Vin de Champagne Awards in Australia (2014). Amanda will guide you through five cuvées from the prestigious Champagne house of Canard-Duchêne.
This year participants will enjoy baguette generously supplied by Chouquette, an authentic french bakery and patisserie specialising in pastries, cakes, artisan breads, sweet breads and savoury items located in New Farm.
Amanda Reboul lived for many years in France where she developed an interest in wine and champagne with her French husband. Her understanding of wine making was enhanced by regular visits to winemakers in the Loire Valley, Burgundy, the Rhône Valley, Languedoc-Roussillon and Champagne (for which she has a particular passion). Countless tastings over the years have also served to develop her palate. During her time in France, Amanda became inducted as a ‘Chevalier-Sabreur’ (sabering knight) with the Confrerie du Sabre d’Or, an association founded to promote the enjoyment of drinking champagne with the art of sabrage.
In 2016, Amanda established Australia’s first Champagne Festival, Effervescence, to provide a real Champagne experience to champagne enthusiasts without the need to travel to France. She also runs regular champagne tasting events, including masterclasses, lunches, dinners, and leads a much sort after tour to the Champagne region in October each year.
Amanda is currently completing her WSET Level 3 qualification - an international qualification in Wine and Spirits Education.
- Date Saturday 6 July 2019 Time 11:15am to 12:15pm
- Date Sunday 7 July 2019 Time 10:45am to 11:45am
- Duration 60 Minutes
- Location Masterclass Pavilion, South Bank Forecourt (next to the Brisbane Wheel)
- Ticket from $89.25
- Presented By Amanda Reboul
- Class Capacity 30
- 60 minute tasting talk by Amanda Reboul
- Tastings of 5 Champagnes from Canard-Duchêne.
- Nibbles to accompany.
- 18y+ only
- ID required
All sales are final - no shows will be charged the full amount without refund
Schedule subject to change
All Masterclasses tickets include free entry Le Festival ticket for the day of the Masterclass