A fine Champagne should be rich in texture, flavour & aroma and should always have a fine and persistent line of bubbles. Gosset is one of my favourite Champagne Marques (brands), not only at this tier, but all their wines are superb. I still have
Wines to get snuggly with, see the latest Top 5’s for suggestions.
When you are visiting the Adelaide Hills region, make sure that you drop in to see James Tilbrook at his cellar door in Lobethal. He is passionate about his wine and when you start tasting you too will be very happy that you dropped in.
Shaw & Smith have quite a reputation for their Sauvignon Blanc and after just a sip of this wine it is obvious why they are one of the benchmarks for Australian SB. They are very honest about their vision ‘to make exciting, modern wines that
The Seventy Six is a winemaking tribute to the 1976 vintage, the first vintage of Koonunga Hill complete with retro label. It is heartening to see that some of the old Penfolds magic is flowing back to the brand’s sub $20 tiers. Tasting the Koonunga
What’s it going to be this Friday! Check out the treat of the week – a very unusual one this week. Frizzante & red! Good one Chrismont! Need inspiration for Friday Drinks! Check out today’s recommendations on Friday Drinks Club.
Another very interesting wine from Chrismont in the King Valley. There are very few producers of Marzemino in Australia but if you have a closer look at Chrismont’s wine portfolio, there are plenty of Italian surprises there and all worth seeking out. A lightly frizzante
If you are after a pleasant mid week quaffer which has the softness to truly qualify as an easy drinker, this is your wine. The wine has abundant sweet smoky oak and ripe plummy blackfruit character. It would be a great match for bangers &
The Shaw Vineyard Estate in Murrumbateman, is one of the higher vineyards in the district at 640 m. However, Graeme Shaw takes advantage of slope and aspect to deliver ripeness & freshness to his wines. This is a good softly drinking wine with a crisp
It is positively looking Wintery this Friday! Check out the treat of the week which will really warm you up. Need inspiration for Friday Drinks! Check out today’s recommendations on Friday Drinks Club.
Taylors have had a lot of press lately with their award winning wines and they have earned it. They offer consistently tasty wines at all price points and this wine is no exception to this rule. Fresh and fruity to be sure, but with a
The Shaw Vineyard Estate in Murrumbateman, is one of the higher vineyards in the district at 640 m. However, Graeme Shaw takes advantage of slope and aspect to deliver ripeness & freshness to his wines. This is a wine with a refreshingly ripe texture without