Dilworth | How to Drink Australian: Legend Wine Dinner with Jane Lopes and Jonathan Ross

How to Drink Australian

Book Launch and Wine Dinner


Legend Imports owners/ founders Jane Lopes and Jonathan Ross, MS


We’re honored and grateful to host the official U.S. book launch of  “How to Drink Australian” by Jane Lopes and Jonathan Ross MS, founders of Legend Australia Imports. Meet the authors, enjoy 4 courses paired with 8 modern Australian selections, and take home a signed copy of the new book all for just $125 per person!

Together, Jane and Jonathan have almost forty years of experience in the wine industry. They fell in love with Australian wines and the people while living in Melbourne. Together, they founded Legend Australian wine imports in 2020 to bring modern, world-class, high-quality Australian wine to American consumers. 


All attendees to this special dinner will receive a signed copy of How To Drink Australian, a groundbreaking work on Australian wine, destined to become a modern classic! This 400+ page hardcover book is a $60 retail value. 



Dinner Menu & Wines Served


course 1

roasted oyster with shallot & herb butter

Moorilla Vintage Brut Rosé 2017
Chalmers “Felicitas” 2019


course 2
grilled prawns with chili & citrus, mango salad, fines herbs
Vino Volta Chenin Blanc “Funky & Fearless” 2021
Murdoch Hill Chardonnay “The Tilbury” 2021


course 3
beef & mushroom pie with cherry compote
Pyren Rouge “Little Ra Ra” 2021
William Downie Pinot Noir “Cathedral” 2022


course 4
grilled lamb T-bone, rosemary roasted potatoes, lamb demi-glace
Ngeringa Syrah “Illuma Vineyard” 2019
Seppeltsfield Shiraz “The Westing” 2019


pavlova with fresh fruit


Date of Event: Tuesday, September 12th

Time: 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Location: Dilworth

Contact: (704) 602-2133

Cost: 125/person + tax and gratuity

(Final ticket price will include 20% gratuity)