Five Geese – 2012 McLaren vale Shiraz

By on January 23, 2017 in Shiraz with 0 Comments
Five Geese – 2012 McLaren vale Shiraz

I am a self professed lover of Red Wine.  Nothing beats an Australian red, well a red from any country actually.  But the Five Geese 2012 McLaren Vale Shiraz certainly reaches for the top of the list. A few years back, I started suffering from respiratory symptoms when drinking Shiraz…  thank god I got over it. […]

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Goundrey Homestead 2015 – Unwooded Chardonnay

By on January 21, 2017 in Chardonnay with 0 Comments
Goundrey Homestead 2015 – Unwooded Chardonnay

Way back in my early wine drinking days, I use to drink a lot of Chardonnay, I have no idea why.  I think it was some douche bag think, but I think as my taste and knowledge matured, so did my understanding of wines. There is some differences between Chardonnay and Unwooded Chardonnay Chardonnay is […]

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Stonyfell – The Cellars Shiraz Cabernet

By on January 19, 2017 in Shiraz Cabernet with 0 Comments
Stonyfell – The Cellars Shiraz Cabernet

The Stonyfell The Cellars Shiraz Cabernet 2012 was a joyful find at the local Dan Murphy’s.  This bottle of Shiraz Cabernet was a  nice way to spend a Saturday night with a nice Spag bowl.  I know a little sad but a decent pasta dish goes well with any red wine. It was soft and rounded […]

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Voyager Estate – Girt by Sea 2011 Cabernet Merlot

By on January 17, 2017 in Cabernet Merlot, Mixed Blend with 0 Comments
Voyager Estate – Girt by Sea 2011 Cabernet Merlot

Any time winter hits, I bounce right back into drinking red wines. I went down to the local bottle shop and tried the Voyager Estate Girt by Sea Cabernet Merlot 2011, which is from the Margaret River in Western Australia. As far as New Zealand really owns the white wine market.  Australia really dominates the […]

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Hopes Folly 2013 – Semillon Sauvignon Blanc

By on January 17, 2017 in Semillon Sauvignon Blanc with 0 Comments
Hopes Folly 2013 – Semillon Sauvignon Blanc

Getting of the Sauvignon Blanc train for a change, it was time for another  Semillon Sauvignon Blanc so I decided on a Hopes Folly Semillon Sauvignon Blanc 2013.  From the 21st Century Wines range in Victoria Australia. it was not bad.  A Sunday afternoon wine with a bowl of freshly peeled prawns. To be honest, I […]

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Borgo Sanleo – Pinot Grigio 2015

By on January 15, 2017 in Pinot Grigio with 0 Comments
Borgo Sanleo – Pinot Grigio 2015

After my love affair with the 2015 Bailey & Bailey – Money’s Cousin Pinot Grigio, I now try a Pinot Grigio any old time I can.  Well last Wednesday night was just the right time.  Down to the local Dan Murphy’s I went and bought this little gem from Italy. The 2015 Borgo Sanleo Pinot […]

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Baily & Baily Legs Eleven Sauvignon Blanc 2014

By on January 13, 2017 in Sauvignon Blanc with 0 Comments
Baily & Baily Legs Eleven Sauvignon Blanc 2014

After having the Baily & Baily Monkeys Cousin Pinot Grigio so many times I lost count, I thought I would try the Sauvignon Blanc instead. I mean I love the Pinot Grigio, so surely I would love the Sauvignon Blanc, as much.  Well not so much, as I discovered the Baily & Baily brand offers […]

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Overstone Sauvignon Blanc 2014

By on January 11, 2017 in Sauvignon Blanc with 0 Comments
Overstone Sauvignon Blanc 2014

Ok, so what you ask another Sauvignon Blanc, well yes.  For me the whole idea of this site, was to take a walk through as many different wines as I could from all over the world.  Well the 2014 Overstone Sauvignon Blanc from the Marlborough New Zealand wine Region is just another wine on the […]

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Jacob’s Creek Cool Harvest – Sauvignon Blanc 2016

By on January 9, 2017 in Sauvignon Blanc with 0 Comments
Jacob’s Creek Cool Harvest – Sauvignon Blanc 2016

Interestingly enough, I had this bottle of 2016 Jacob’s Creek Cool Harvest Sauvignon Blanc about 6 months ago, totally forgettable that it was.  Then I had it twice last week over the Christmas break.  I went home for the holidays, which is always an adventure in wine drinking. My dear old Dad loves a white […]

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Lana’s Bike – Sauvignon Blanc 2015

By on January 7, 2017 in Sauvignon Blanc with 0 Comments
Lana’s Bike – Sauvignon Blanc 2015

I first had this bottle of wine with a girlfriend in February 2016, for some reason we didn’t like the bottle of wine.  After ending the relationship, I decided to go back and see if it was the girl or the wine. Yep it was the girl, another successful bottle of Sauvignon Blanc from the […]

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