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Lak Quach named as Qantas Dux at the 2013 Len Evans Tutorial

The 13th annual Len Evans Tutorial has named Lak Quach as Dux for 2013. Lak works for the fine wine distribution company Cellarhand. He is also well known for working with many previous LET Scholars at Melbourne’s European Group. The week long Len Evans Tutorial mixes blind judging brackets and open book [...]

By |22 November 2013|News|Comments Off on Lak Quach named as Qantas Dux at the 2013 Len Evans Tutorial

2013 Scholars Announced

The 12 successful applicants for the 13th Len Evans Tutorial, to be held in the Hunter Valley on 4-8 November, have been announced with an extraordinary caliber of scholars including a Master Sommelier and wine professionals at the top of their game. Each year, the Len Evans Tutorial welcomes some [...]

By |25 September 2013|News|Comments Off on 2013 Scholars Announced

Ned Goodwin named as Qantas Dux at the 2012 Len Evans Tutorial

The 12th annual Len Evans Tutorial has named Ned Goodwin MW as Dux for 2012. Ned is Wine Director for the Global Dining organisation based in Tokyo. It was a bit of a home coming as Ned's father's family are from Cessnock. Ned also consults to ANA (All Nippon Airways) [...]

By |22 November 2012|News|0 Comments

2012 Scholars announced – could this be the best vintage yet?

The 12 successful applicants for the 12th Len Evans Tutorial, to be held in the Hunter Valley, 5-9 November, have been announced with an extraordinary caliber of scholars including a Master of Wine, a Master Sommelier and last year’s Jimmy Watson Trophy winner. Each year, the Len Evans Tutorial welcomes [...]

By |26 September 2012|News|0 Comments

Australian Wine Shows have a bright future

Some of the best and brightest talent of the Australian Wine Industry gathered in the Hunter Valley last weekend to do two very important things. Firstly, celebrate the birthday of Len Evans with a reunion of past scholars of the respected Len Evans Tutorial (LET) and secondly to discuss the [...]

By |4 September 2012|News|Comments Off on Australian Wine Shows have a bright future

Liam O’Brien named as Qantas Dux at the 2010 Len Evans Tutorial

The 10th annual Len Evans Tutorial has named Melbourne Sommelier and aspiring winemaker Liam O'Brien as Qantas Dux for 2010. Liam O'Brien has held a number of Head Sommelier jobs in Melbourne, most recently at Circa/The Prince. O'Brien has now expanded into wine production with a 2009 Macedon Ranges Pinot [...]

By |16 November 2010|News|0 Comments