Austen Morris Associates and Senior Partners Mr. Wade Dawson and Mr. Erwin Verschueren, Partner Mr. Alan Vassallo, Senior Regional Associate Mr. Jon Holand and Mr. Bill Longstreet hosted over 90 guests on March 4th for a Steak and Wine Private Client Dinner in association with Premier Cru Investments wine investments and The Wine Republic.
Premier Cru, based in the UK joined us for the evening to introduce clients and friends to one of Austen Morris Associates alternative investment opportunities. Speakers of the evening included Chris Hutchings and Gavin Saffer of Premier Cru Fine Wine Investments who presented on wine investment opportunities available. Premier Cru was founded in 1992 and is a family run company. They are experts in wine investments and are able to offer tax-free investment services in fine wines to purchase, the storage management and the eventual sale of your high growth Bordeaux Fine Wine Investment Portfolio.
CHAR, one of Shanghais newest venues Chef Julie created a bespoke menu for our guests. The evening started at the rooftop bar with Wild River Sparkling and canapés followed by Caesar salads with white anchovies, CHAR Smoked salmons, potato & shallot cakes, and Foie gras crumbles with apple & red onion jam paired with Hewitson ‘Gun Metal’ Riesling 2010 (Eden Valley, South Australia) and
Mount Langi Riesling 2005 (The Grampians, Victoria, Australia).
The main course consisted of Grilled Black Cod, New Zealand Lamb Rack with Martinborough Vineyard Te Terra Pinot Noir 2006 and 2009 (Martinborough, New Zealand) and CHAR famous Stockyard Tomahawk steak paired with Parker Estate Terra Rossa Merlot 2002 and 2006 (Coonawarra, South Australia). The evening ended with CHAR Banana Cheesecake, Chocolate Marquise, Mango Trifle, Lemon tart paired with Mount Langi & Passito Riesling 2007 (The Grampians, Victoria, Australia).
All of the guests enjoyed the cuisine, company and presentation and we look forward to hosting more events with Premier Cru Wine Investments in the near future.
Dino Wang Is Celebrating 12 Years With Austen Morris Associates.
Today we recognise Dino Wang for her 12-year work anniversary with Austen Morris Associates. Thank you for your efforts and commitment to the team Dino, we look