New Generation of Grower's Champagne. Masterclass with Christian Baeppler




Wednesday 3rd March, 2021


6.00 pm - 7.30 pm

Be among the first in Australia to taste this unique line-up of small production Champagne. This rare evening shines the spotlight on a new generation of Grower Champagne producers, who's organic and/or biodynamic practices help to encapsulate all the subtleties of their unique terroir.

Christian Baeppler, head sommelier of Perth's Rockpool (and Champagne Enthusiast), is returning to the Loft to present his chosen selection, which he curated with Eurocentric especially for this evening. 

The line-up includes 2 champagnes that have not yet been released in Australia, paired with Japanese sushi and tempura.

Champagne being poured:

  • NV Pierre Deville 'Copin' Chardonnay Extra-Brut Verzy, Montagne de Reims
  • NV Régis Poissinet ‘Terre d'Irizée’ Pinot Meunier/Chardonnay Extra-Brut Cuchery, Vallée de la Marne (*First tasting in Australia)
  • 2015 Domaine Bichery ‘La Source’ Pinot Noir/Chardonnay Extra-Brut Neuville-sur-Seine, Aube
  • NV Gaspard Brochet ‘Lion’ Blanc de Noir (Pinot Noir) Extra-Brut Écueil, Montagne de Reims (*First tasting in Australia)

Price includes:
Individual serves of house-made Seared Ocean Trout Nigiri (2 per person)
Individual serves of house-made Kingfish Nigiri (2 per person)
Individual serves of house-made mixed vegetable tempura
Expert guidance led by Head Sommelier of Rockpool – Christian Baeppler
5 glasses of champagne (4 cuvees, 5 serves in total)
Featured champagnes will be available for guests at special prices on the night.


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