London wine tasting with legendary Kiwi   28 May 2012

 

Kea UK is hosting a unique opportunity to meet Peter Yealands, one of New Zealand's most inspirational characters, who is described by the author of his recently published biography as "A true maverick and Marlborough legend".

Only ten years after it was established, this year Yealands Estate became the world’s first Approved Wine Supplier to the UK's Sustainable Restaurant Association. In his earlier career, Peter created the technology to start New Zealand green-lipped mussel farming on a commercial scale and was the first successful operator in the industry which today generates $200 million in export. Peter has also been at the forefront of New Zealand's forestry and deer farming industries.

Peter will be joined by his winemaker Tamra Washington who will introduce their premium quality wines which are sold in independent retailers and restaurants throughout the UK, including Marks & Spencer.

Click below to register:
http://peteryealands.eventbrite.co.uk/

 

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