1 September: The worldwide Official Launch was a joyous celebration held at Stefano’s Cafe, Mildura featuring outstanding Murray Valley alternative variety wines and Max Allen in conversation with Stefano de Pieri and friends
8 September: 5.30pm MVGWTA & Oliver’s Taranga Cellar Door, McLaren Vale, SA.
Max Allen in conversation and dinner catered by Chef Todd Steele.
13 September: Kelvin Club Melbourne, VIC.
Talk & Taste with Max Allen, Stefano de Pieri, Kevin McCarty & Melinda Hickson and MDI Wines.
21 September: 6.30pm Readings Carlton, Melbourne, VIC
Max Allen in conversation with Paul and Jess from Blackhearts and Sparrows
28 September: 5pm Cardwell Cellars, Abbotsford, VIC
Max Allen and award winning alternative variety wine producers
23 October: Bahama Gold, Brunswick, VIC
Max Allen hosts a wine dinner with MDI Wines and Blood Moon Wines and talks about the book
31 October: University House, Melbourne, VIC.
Max Allen hosts a wine dinner charting the history of alternative varieties, with guest winemakers