Taste Macedon: A Wine Masterclass 

2 hour Tutored tasting


Join wine writer and educator Clive Hartley for a 2 hour masterclass and explore the wine regions surrounding Daylesford & Hepburn Springs. Taste a range of wines and learn about grape varieties and producers in these exciting quality driven regions. Learn about wine and gain an insight into some of the best producers.

What’s Included:

  • A two hour class tasting of 8 wines
  • Regional information Macedon Ranges 
  • Learn about the different grape varieties and how to taste
  • Discover the wines from 8 different local producers


Get an insight into tasting wines like a professional and some tips in identifying a quality wine. The wines selected will represent the area and include a selection from some of the best producers.  Contact Clive at [email protected] for more information


Masterclass topics

1: Introduction and wine tasting procedure over a welcome sparkling wine

2: Learn about the Macedon Ranges region, its climate and soils. Discuss the surrounding regions including Heathcote and Ballarat. Discover a range of producers and the wines they make.

3:  Tutored tasting of a range of local wines including Riesling, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Grenache and Gamay. Discussion about each grape variety.


More information


Course Dates for 2023 – TBA Email Clive on [email protected] to receive more information. 

We can run separate classes for corporate events/team building exercises. Contact Clive outlining your request.