Grace Wine Tasting

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Grace Winery, (company name “Chuo Budoshu” in Japanese) was established in 1923 in Katsunuma, the birthplace of Japan’s wine industry and today the wine hub of Japan. Our brand name “Grace Wine” is named after the Three Graces. Misawa Vineyard is located in Akeno-cho, Yamanashi prefecture, where is well known as the longest sunshine hours […]

Book Club – HPP

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Group Information Biographies (including autobiography and memoir) features the lives of artists, musicians, scientists, politicians, reformers, travellers and literary figures. HPP is more analytical, and books will draw on: history, politics & society; philosophy & religion. Which one should I choose? Flexibility between genres and times allows for ‘double-dipping’ that is, for any ravenous readers […]

Shakespeare: Stage, Screen and Scholarship w/ Dr David McInnis and Chris Wallace-Crabbe AM

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To coincide with the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death on April 23rd, the University of Melbourne marks the year with a program of lectures, exhibitions, performances and screenings to celebrate the legacy of the world’s most revered poet and playwright. University House will be hosting a dialogue between Dr David McInnis and Christopher Wallace-Crabbe AM, […]

A Special Tasting of Classic Wines from Constantia and Savoie Presented by Nicolas Papaix

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Join us for a diverse tasting featuring classic wines from South Africa’s most important producer, Klein Constantia; plus wines from 7th Generation Savoie producer Domaine Jean Perrier & Fils, at University House, presented by Nicolas Papaix. Featuring from Klein Constantia, Constantia, South Africa: 2012 KLEIN CONSTANTIA METHODE CAP CLASSIQUE, Brut ‘Blanc de Blancs’ 2015 KLEIN CONSTANTIA RIESLING […]

Quiz Night

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Nibbles & hot chips on tables with drinks available at the bar. Make up a team or join one on the night, guests welcome. RSVP: Nick Sharman n.sharman@unimelb.edu.au.

Craggy Range Lunch w/ Matt Stafford

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Join us for an excellent Craggy Range wine lunch at University House Professors’ Walk. Food and matching wines with each course. We hope to see you there! The Craggy Range winery came to fruition as a result of scrupulous research in order to find the perfect region, and boundless enthusiasm from Mary and Terry Peabody […]

Fortified Red Wine Masterclass w/ Dr Geoff Scollary

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Join us for an exploration of the styles of fortified red wines and their method of production. The wines will be sourced from Australia (Rutherglen) and Portugal (Douro). Differences and similarities in production strategies of the two countries will be supported by tastings of ruby, tawny and vintage styles. Presented by Dr Geoff Scollary, Retired […]

Quiz Night

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Nibbles & hot chips on tables with drinks available at the bar. Make up a team or join one on the night, guests welcome. RSVP: Nick Sharman n.sharman@unimelb.edu.au.