Platinum Penfolds Grange Dinner More Info & Bookings
Introducing the Platinum Penfolds Grange Dinner Cruise - the new luxury wine and dining experience on Sydney Harbour. Penfolds Grange, arguably Australia’s most celebrated wine and an official Heritage Icon of South Australia, is the featured wine in this six course degustation dinner cruise.
The total Platinum experience includes * a cruise aboard the prestigious MV Sydney 2000, * priority boarding and Star Deck welcome reception where you will enjoy canapes and an elegant sparkling wine by the sails of the Sydney Opera House, * Platinum restaurant window seating with million dollar views, live music, * Penfolds Platinum selection of private bin and vintage wines including Penfolds Grange to complement the penultimate course, * plus top shelf spirits & liqueurs, local and imported beers, liqueur coffee, still & sparkling water and soft drinks, * all accompanied by the spectacular vista of Sydney Harbour by night.
Gold Penfolds Dinner More Info & Bookings
The Gold Penfolds Dinner Cruise offers a taste of luxury without the Grange price tag.
The total Gold experience includes * a cruise aboard the prestigious MV Sydney 2000, * priority boarding and Star Deck welcome reception where you will enjoy canapes and an elegant sparkling wine by the sails of the Sydney Opera House, * Gold restaurant seating, * live music, * Penfolds Gold selection of private bin and vintage wines to complement each course, * plus house spirits & liqueurs, local and imported beers, liqueur coffee, still & sparkling water and soft drinks.
The key differences
Platinum diners enjoy the following extra luxuries:
- Platinum guests enjoy Platinum window seating. Gold guests enjoy Gold seating with an option to upgrade to guaranteed window seating at $25 per person
- Platinum guests enjoy some of Australia's most celebrated wines including one bottle of Penfolds Grange, an official Heritage Icon of South Australia, served between six guests
- Platinum includes top shelf spirits and liqueurs. Gold includes house spirits and liqueurs
- Platinum is restricted to adults only (18 years +)
- Both Platinum and Gold guests enjoy the same premium 6 course degustation dining menu
- Platinum only - per person prices vary for tables of less than 2 guests
Platinum Penfolds Wine Selection
Cellar Reserve Pinot Gris
Rose petals, freshly crushed pears & perfumed quince, with a subtle nutty savouriness adding depth & complexity. A mineral backbone with intense fruits - pears, apples & honeysuckle on the mid palate. Complex nougat flavours & time on lees has contributed to a lush, viscous mouth feel.
Reserve Bin A Chardonnay
White stone fruits, nectarine & peach, puffs of cordite flint add to this evocative & multi-faceted aromatic offer. Full-flavoured & fully expressive. A layered & textural palate adorned with stylish French oak & a substantial mid-palate.
Kalimna® Bin 28 Shiraz
Distinctive fruit definition and volume, a hallmark of Bin 28. Ripe tannins and assertive chocolate aromatics are facilitated by mouth-coating tannins.
The original and most powerful expression of Penfolds multi-vineyard, multi-district blending philosophy, Grange is arguably Australia’s most celebrated wine and is officially listed as a Heritage Icon of South Australia.
Grandfather Rare Tawny
The nose is extremely complex & fragrant, possessing an array of nutty, vanillin, aged characters melding seamlessly with hints of raisined fruit, malt & lifted spirit. The palate effortlessly displays the famed attributes of great Liqueur Tawny; luscious, rich & full flavoured with mouth filling viscosity.
Gold Penfolds Wine Selection
Koonunga Hill Autumn Riesling
An Expressive, Highly Aromatic Riesling. Floral and citrus notes Combine with crisp mouth-watering acidity to make this a versatile wine suitable both as an aperitif or to partner with a diverse range of food.
Bin 311 Tumbarumba Chardonnay
A style that exhibits a mineral acid backbone, complemented by barrel fermentation and maturation in seasoned oak. Minimal filtration is employed, preserving elegant fruit flavours.
Max's Shiraz Cabernet
A medium-bodied, balanced wine. An approachable Penfolds style at release - shelf to glass.
St Henri Shiraz
Floral, perfumed, fresh. Boiled-fruitcake mix - nutmeg, cinnamon & mixed spices are laced with glanced citrus fruits. Medium to full-bodied with an acid & tannin conveyance propelling flavour to the back-palate. Balanced yet taut.
Father 10YO Tawny Port
Arguably the most refined wine in Penfolds Tawny portfolio, replete with elegance and power. Exhibiting sweet fruitcake flavours, obvious wood aged complexity and concentration. The finish is fresh with a wonderful balance and lingering intensity.
Anthony Haworth, General Manager, Captain Cook Cruises Sydney Harbour
I invite you to experience our new Platinum Penfolds Grange Dinner Cruise and discover the perfect blend of Australia's most celebrated wine, on the world's most beautiful harbour
Graham Erbacher - The Australian Newspaper - 22 October 2016