Romeo and Juliet, pasta and pesto, wine and cheese – some things are just made to be together. Now you can experience the double delights of five fine wines matched with five delicious cheeses. With, we are sure, more successful results than Shakespeare’s star-crossed lovers.
Wine and cheese have been paired forever – and with good reason - they taste great together! Find out the secrets of how to pair certain types of cheese with certain grape varieties. This lifestyle Experience pairs five of the world's best handcrafted cheeses with five exceptional bottles of wine.
Did you know that our sense of taste is nearly entirely controlled by our sense of smell? In this in-depth sensory journey, you will taste a variety of paired cheeses and wines and evaluate the aromas and tastes of each one. The new Wine Book and Cheese Book are comprehensive, informative, and entertaining – they will teach you all you need to know about wine and cheese. You will be able to confidently match up wine and cheese and feel comfortable experimenting with new styles.
The Wine and Cheese Experience includes:
Five bottles of fine wine, chosen to accompany the cheeses
Selection of five delicious cheeses from Australia and Europe
Cheese Book - clear up any cheesy confusion with this entertaining and informative textbook on everything to do with cheese
Wine and Cheese Matching Guide
Aroma and Wine Tasting Guide
Large wine map of Australia
Wine and Cheese Tasting Notes and Placemats
Fine wafer crackers - perfect with cheese!
Byron Bay Original Crispbread 120g
Valley Produce Fruit Paste Pyramid Pear & Hazelnut 75g- a delicious accompaniment to most cheeses
Insulated box and reusable frozen gel pack - these are re-usable for picnics, school lunches etc
Large thermal food carrier insulated reusable carry bag for hot or cold food
This Hamper with chilled goods is delivered by Australia Post’s Express (next-day) Parcel service. This service reaches all capital cities and many regional areas.
NOTE: The 2012 - 2013 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2012 to the 31st March 2013. The 2013 - 2014 season rates commence on the 1st April 2013.
We can deliver your Wine and Cheese Experience at Home to your door anywhere in Australia.
Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia
Delivery is available on weekdays, anywhere in Australia. When you receive your voucher you will need to email or call us to arrange delivery. We can even arrange a complimentary full sized gift card with a personalized message in a gold envelope.
MINIMUM / MAXIMUM NUMBERS
The price quoted is for one Wine and Cheese Experience at Home.
You must be 18 years or over to purchase this experience. This experience is great for anybody with a passion for wine and life!
DRESSCODE / WHAT TO BRING
You can wear anything you want, you will be in your own home.
Depending on season and variability will determine the amount of cheeses you receive.
Most orders are despatched within a day. This means that even at peak periods we can despatch orders with confidence that you or the person you are giving a gift to will receive it promptly.
All deliveries require a signature to acknowledge receipt; so we highly recommend your delivery be to a work address. If that is not possible, and if no one is available when Australia Post attempt delivery, the parcel will be "carded" to your local Post Office for you to collect at a time that suits you.
PACKAGE OPTIONS (please select your preferred option)
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EXPERIENCE QUICK LINKS
"Hi we had a fantastic time. The employees, food, cruise we had the best experience we have had in a long time would recommend to anyone and we hope do go again.
The whole deal was awesome thanks to all involved Janine." Janine (New South Wales, Australia.)
"This is a really well organised tour. An absolute great time was had by all 21 of us on this tour. I was travelling on my own and really enjoyed sharing this experience with other people. "Wombat" our guide did a fantastic job of cooking, giving info and driving, an absolute star !!
Especially enjoyed Cradle Mountain, Port Arthur and Wineglass bay. If your looking for a compact 6 day tour to explore Tasmania then this is it." Mick (Gold Coast, Australia.)
"I wanted to send you a note to say THANKYOU for all the care taken with our booking.
We had an absolutely incredible evening and our faces were sore from smiling and laughing afterwards!
We will be sure to contact you again when we're planning our next adventure!
Thanks a million and all the best xo" Merly (Australia)
"It was perfect. Really impressed with the whole experience from dealing with you (Australian Explorer) to the driver. Will definitely use this service again. Thanks." Jacqui (Australia)
"Australian Explorer were courteous, very helpful and pleasant to deal with and best of all, we booked our tour over the phone!!! I’m absolutely delighted that we’ve got it booked and all the confirmation emails and the necessary voucher have been processed and sent directly to my inbox – brilliant service!" Kate (Australia)