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Stuart Hordern awarded Len Evans Tutorial Dux for 2016

The Len Evans Tutorial Dux for 2016 is Stuart Hordern, Senior Winemaker at Brokenwood Wines in the Hunter Valley. Stuart becomes only the second Hunter Valley based attendee to dux the week-long Tutorial, following Liz Silkman (nee Jackson) in 2006. The Len Evans Tutorial is also this year’s recipient of [...]

By |17 November 2016|News|Comments Off on Stuart Hordern awarded Len Evans Tutorial Dux for 2016

Introducing the Len Evans Wine Tutorial 2016 Scholars

Iain Riggs introduces the Len Evans Wine Tutorial 2016 Scholars.

By |15 November 2016|News|Comments Off on Introducing the Len Evans Wine Tutorial 2016 Scholars

Len Evans tutorial claims the Maurice O’Shea

The Len Evans Tutorial has won the Australian wine industry’s most prestigious accolade – the McWilliam’s Maurice O’Shea Award. Held every two years, the Maurice O’Shea Award recognises an individual or group for their outstanding contribution to the wine industry. Conceived by the late Len Evans AO OBE, The Len [...]

By |27 July 2016|News|Comments Off on Len Evans tutorial claims the Maurice O’Shea

Adam Cotterell awarded Len Evans Tutorial Dux of 2015

The Len Evans Tutorial Qantas Dux for 2015 is Adam Cotterell from Melbourne. Adam is the Retail Sales and Events Manager at City Wine Shop Melbourne which is obviously a training ground for the LET with a previous Dux and two scholars coming from City Wine Shop. As Dux of [...]

By |14 December 2015|News|Comments Off on Adam Cotterell awarded Len Evans Tutorial Dux of 2015

2015 Scholars announced

“The most exclusive wine school in the world.” James Halliday 31st August 2015 The 12 successful applicants for the 15th Len Evans Tutorial, to be held in the Hunter Valley, 2-6th November, have been announced with an extraordinary calibre of scholars including wine and viticulture professionals at the top of [...]

By |1 September 2015|News|Comments Off on 2015 Scholars announced

Matt Brooke named as Qantas Dux at the 2014 Len Evans Tutorial

The Len Evans Tutorial Qantas Dux for 2014 is Matt Brooke from Melbourne. Matt Brooke is former Head Sommelier at Brooks of Melbourne and now plying his trade at Crown. He is also one half of the winemaking team behind the Athletes of Wine label, along with the 2010 LET [...]

By |25 November 2014|News|Comments Off on Matt Brooke named as Qantas Dux at the 2014 Len Evans Tutorial