Argentine Experience: Tango, Wine and Rugby

An evening of Argentine Experience was held at the Park Hyatt Hotel in Sydney on the occasion of the upcoming rugby game between the Wallabies and the Pumas in the 2012 Rugby Championships.

Argentine Experience
Tango Dancing

Guests enjoyed a celebration of tango and wine, with varietals such as Torrontes and Malbec flowing throughout the elegant soirée.  The Ambassador of the Argentine Republic, HE Mr Pedro Villagra Delgado was in attendance as well as other dignitaries such as Enrique Edgardo “Topo” Rodriguez, Argentina-born former international rugby union player who represented both the Pumas and the Wallabies and Michael Hawker, President of the Australian Rugby Union.

Argentine Experience
Topo Rodriguez, former international rugby union player

The Wallabies and Pumas game will take place on the evening of Saturday 15 September 2012 on Queensland’s Gold Coast.

The Argentine Experience was held on Wednesday 12 September 2012. For a photo gallery of the event, visit Gourmantic on Facebook.

Photography by Kevin Burke for Gourmantic – Copyright: All Rights Reserved.


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Corinne Mossati

Corinne Mossati is the Founder/Editor of popular online magazine Gourmantic and Cocktails & Bars, a website dedicated to cocktail culture and the discerning drinker. She is named in Australian Bartender Magazine’s Top 100 Most Influential List since 2013, is a member of The Academy responsible for judging the World’s 50 Best Bars. She has also judged the inaugural Australasian Whisky Awards and various national cocktail competitions.

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