Len Evans Tutorial Dux named
Stuart Hordern, senior winemaker at Brokenwood Wines in the Hunter Valley, has been named the Len Evans Tutorial Dux for 2016. This year, the Tutorial was held in the Hunter Valley from 31 October to 4 November. Hordern is only the second Hunter Valley-based attendee to dux the week-long tutorial, following Liz Silkman (nee Jackson) in 2006. As dux, Hordern has been guaranteed judging positions at two of Australia’s most respected wine shows, the Sydney Royal Wine Show and the National Wine Show in Canberra. He will also be flown Business Class to Europe with invitations to some of the world’s best wine houses.