1855 The Bottle Shop Wine & Whisky Week Summer Edition: 3 Renowned Wineries to Make First-ever Appearances in Singapore, as well as Johnnie Walker Blue Label Ghost and Rare
Set to return this 16 to 27 May with a summer theme of “Behold the Beauty of Blends, Soak in the Spirits of Single Varietal”, the fifth edition of Wine & Whisky Week (WWW) will feature wineries and labels that are making their debut appearances exclusively at 1855 The Bottle Shop.
These include rising star in the Chilean wine industry Viña Vik; top iconic winery in Italy Duemani; the world’s first zero CO2 emissions farm Castello Monte Vibiano Vecchio; highly anticipated Johnnie Walker Blue Label Ghost and Rare, and many more.
A Not-to-be-missed Showcase
Discover an incredible showcase of more than 500 wine and spirits labels from over 10 countries, including France, Italy, Chile, Scotland, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, Taiwan, USA and Spain all under one roof. Admission is free!
1. La Piu Belle 2011 – by Viña Vik (debut in Singapore & exclusive to 1855 The Bottle Shop)
a. Owned by Norwegian billionaire Alexander Vik, and with a winemaking team led by Patrick Valette (former owner of Chateau Pavie), Viña Vik is one of the rising stars in the Chilean wine industry.
b. Viña Vik’s “La Piu Belle” or “most beautiful” wine features a distinctive and stunning wine label, rarely seen in the industry, with a Goddess painted on the wine bottle
2. Altrovino 2015– by Duemani (debut in Singapore & exclusive to 1855 The Bottle Shop)
a. Touted as one of the 10 most iconic wineries in Central Italy by Robert Parker Wine Advocate
3. L’Andrea 2010 – by Castello Monte Vibiano Vecchio (debut in Singapore & exclusive to 1855 The Bottle Shop)
a. The first zero greenhouse gas emissions farm in the world
b. Introduction of “Super Umbrian” – Umbria’s equivalent to Super Tuscan Wines
4. Château Gruaud-Larose 1998
a. One of the most famous wineries in Bordeaux, Château Gruaud-Larose is located in Saint Julien and was classified as a Second Growth in the Bordeaux Classification of 1855.
5. Nihonsakari’s Imperial Sake
a. For over 110 years, Nihonsakari has cultivated brewing techniques rooted in traditions from Nada, home to Japan's finest sake. Savour sake offerings beloved by Emperor Meiji and used by the Imperial family for important events and ceremonies.
6. Johnnie Walker Blue Label Ghost and Rare (Limited edition, debut in Singapore & limited allocation to 1855 The Bottle Shop)
a. Created by Johnnie Walker Master Distiller, Jim Beveridge, the alcohol is a robust melange of eight Scotch whiskies, including three “ghost” whiskies from the distilleries of Cambus, Pittyvaich and the Highland Single Malt, Brora. Relish the interplay of light peatiness and mellow sweetness.
1855 The Bottle Shop Wine & Whisky Week Event Details
Date & Time for VIP Event : 16 May, Wednesday (6:30pm - 9pm)
Existing 1855 members
Use 500 points to redeem 1 ticket to member’s VIP night and receive $50 WWW cash voucher with minimum purchase of $500 from 16-27 May
*Max 5 tickets per member
Spend $300 until 15th May give free 1-year Club 1855 membership, 1 ticket to member’s VIP night (Worth:$63)
*No points is given for $300 first purchase
*Will not receive $50 voucher
Date & Time for Public : 16 May, Wednesday (11am - 5pm)
17 to 27 May 2017, Thursday to Sunday (11am - 10pm)
Venue : Suntec City East Wing, Level 1 Atrium, Singapore
(Between Tower 3 & 4)
Entry Fee : Free Admission