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Just a few days to go until Taste of Sydney!

03/03/2012 - Taste of Sydney 2012 is a few days away and shaping up to be our biggest gourmet extravaganza to date!

Over four days, Centennial Parklands will once again be transformed into a culinary oasis where you can discover an incredible selection of fine wines, exquisite signature dishes and speciality food and drink.

Following the announcement of the Official Tasting Menu, we're excited to release the eagerly awaited timetables for our fabulous foodie features – watch out for special guest appearances by Giovanni Pilu, Jeremy & Jane Strode and everyone’s favourite patissier, Adriano Zumbo, amongst others!

Going, going... nearly gone!

Last week’s VIP Ticket Offer has been selling faster than Matt Kemp’s 2011 Crispy Wagyu Beef and there’s just a few tickets from the allocation left! Secure your spot at our subscriber special rate and upgrade a General Entry Ticket ($25) to an HSBC VIP Ticket for just $60 (saving $15!). Click here to find out more about the HSBC VIP Ticket and enter the code VIPME to book – hurry, tickets won’t last long!

Plan your time at Taste:
Watch the professionals in action in The Australian Gourmet Traveller Taste Kitchen, grill your favourite chef around The Australian Gourmet Traveller Chefs Table and enjoy top drops with the experts in Vintec Wine Tasting with Gourmet Traveller WINE. The full timetables for all features including The De Dietrich Demonstration Kitchen and our brand new Sustainable Living stage are now online for your planning pleasure.

Learn from the Experts:
Make the most of your Taste experience and book in for a masterclass with the experts. In an event first, the Quarter Twenty One Cookery School is coming to Taste of Sydney – click here and for just $20, this time next week you could be cooking Queensland spanner crab with Justin North! From fine food to classic cocktails, master Mojitos and more in a fun-filled Sensology class - click here to book your place at the party!

Discover Chobani Greek Yogurt:
The CHOmobile is set to make its NSW debut at Taste next week, inviting visitors to discover the deliciously thick and creamy taste of Chobani yogurt. Don't miss your chance to try a free, full pot of Chobani that has yogurt lovers worldwide falling back in love with the taste of authentic Greek Yogurt. The CHOmobile is located between the Bandstand and HSBC VIP Lounge – head over and discover why Chobani is Nothing But Good.

A little taster of Taste:
Earlier this week, we invited 6 of Sydney's top food bloggers to join us for a sneak preview of the culinary delights in store for visitors at this year's festival. Over 5 hours we popped into 8 of our 18 restaurants and sampled some of the 60 dishes on the Official Tasting Menu - here's what Jenius, Simon Food Favourites and onceuponafoodie made of our progressive degustation, follow us on facebook and twitter for more updates!

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