In honor of Penfold’s 175th Anniversary, Thailand’s Independent Wine & Spirit (IWS) Company threw a party at Bangkok’s Waldorf Astoria. Since 1844, Penfolds has played a pivotal role in the evolution of wine making with a history and heritage that profoundly reflects Australia’s journey from colonial settlement to the modern era.
On October 24th & 25th, the 56th floor of Bangkok’s Waldorf Astoria Hotel was the place to be as many celebrities, all fans of Penfolds, attended the event, including MR Mannarumas Yugala Swasti-Xuto, ML Attadit Diskul, Wannaporn Poshyanonda, Tawanna Thara, Maruwut Buranasilpin, Vanvilai Techasomboon, Ascha Charoenrasameekiat, Pat Jungkankul, Voranun Chantrasmi, Patinya Kyokong, Vareenithi Kanpaibool, Prima Senakant, Weeranund Sadakornwongwut, Patcharawat Trakarnsantikul, Waya Dulayabawarakul, Natarnin Khunathanard, Vanida Golten, Vichada Poolphol, Janenipa Sriwilairit, and others.
Both evening’s included great food, live music and a master class for a selected few led by Penfolds Brand Ambassador Mr. Sam Stephens. Guests sampled three special wines, a St Henri Shiraz 2016, a Bin 389 Cabernet Shiraz 2017 & a Bin 311 Chardonnay 2018 while Mr. Stephens gave the histories and interesting facts about each one.
One of the highlights was the drawing for a 40,000 baht bottle of Penfolds Grange 2014.
In Thailand Penfolds can be found at leading wine outlets nationwide including Villa Market, Wine Cellar Gourmet Market, Foodland, Tesco Lotus and Big C Supercenter.