Baily & Baily Folio Coonawarra 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon

By on February 15, 2017 in Cabernet Sauvignon with 0 Comments
Baily & Baily Folio Coonawarra 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon

Well, since I fell in love with the Baily & Baily Pinot Grigio, I thought that sure I would love anything in the Baily & Baily range, but no I was wrong.  This is a mass produced for a local supermarket chain in Australia and sold only through their BWS liquor outlets, and it shows. […]

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True Flavors of Wine

By on February 13, 2017 in Wine with 0 Comments
True Flavors of Wine

Going back a bit, I wrote about What I’ve learnt Tasting Wines.  There is no doubt that there is plenty to know about wine and how to taste it, what it should taste like, its complexities.  All I  know is that I like drinking it, here’s a little bit more about wine and the flavours. […]

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Evans & Tate Cloud Dancer – 2015 Sauvignon Blanc

By on February 11, 2017 in Sauvignon Blanc with 0 Comments
Evans & Tate Cloud Dancer – 2015 Sauvignon Blanc

A long time a go, when I only thought there were three wineries in the world, I thought Evans & Tate was the best thing out there.  I actually made a bet that a mate would give up smoking and I would give him a dozen Evans & Tate wines, he both one and lost […]

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Grant Burge 5th Generation 2013 Cabernet Merlot

By on February 9, 2017 in Cabernet Merlot with 0 Comments
Grant Burge 5th Generation 2013 Cabernet Merlot

Sometimes I spend hours walking around the wine aisles at the local bottle shop. Looking for something that might take my interest and at least a couple of hours of my time. Every now and then the bottle shop attendant, will take the time to recommend a bottle of wine to me. Which brings me […]

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2014 – Trails End Sauvignon Blanc Reserve

By on February 7, 2017 in Sauvignon Blanc with 0 Comments
2014 – Trails End Sauvignon Blanc Reserve

Strange days it might be, but the 2014 Trails End Sauvignon Blanc reserve is one of those days.  Whatever reason it was, and I could make something up about having a bad day, I just really wanted a glass of wine and not have to think at all.  I am pretty sure when I had […]

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Nussdorfer Herrenberg 2012 – Germany

By on February 5, 2017 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Nussdorfer Herrenberg 2012 – Germany

On a recent trip home, I got to try a very unique wine indeed.  A gift from my sister to my dad, was a bottle of 2012 Nussdorfer Herrenbery Qualitalswein Pfalz, now I can’t lie here, I have no idea what I was drinking but it was white and yummy. As much as I want to […]

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Wine Storage in Tennessee USA, by Jamie Beckwith

By on February 2, 2017 in Wine with 0 Comments
Wine Storage in Tennessee USA, by Jamie Beckwith

Here’s something that is seriously going to impress your house guests. Imagine having a dinner party in this house (which is worth a cool $6,000,000 US) glancing down onto the floor, only to be greeted by this – a magnificent blue LED lit wine cellar. It’s like Tron meets The Hamptons isn’t it? The house […]

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Killerby – 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon

By on January 30, 2017 in Cabernet Sauvignon with 0 Comments
Killerby – 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon

Way back in July 2016 I bought a dozen red wine on impulse at the Brisbane Air port though Wine Selectors, read the first review here on the 2014 Tahbilk Grenache Shiraz Mourvedre.  This bottle of 2012 Killerby Cabernet Sauvignon from the Margaret river was one of those 12. As a self professed lover of […]

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The Chronicles Twice Lost 2014 Pinot Grigio

By on January 27, 2017 in Pinot Grigio with 0 Comments
The Chronicles Twice Lost 2014 Pinot Grigio

Ever since first trying the Baily & Baily – Monkeys Cousin Pinot Grigio, I have really taken to the Pinot Grigio taste, and this Twice Lost 2014 Pinot Grigio is certainly no different.  I first had this on a rip to Byron Bay (NSW) with a lovely lady and some fresh fish and chips. I’m not […]

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Robinsons Wiarau River 2014 Pinot Gris

By on January 25, 2017 in Pinot Gris with 0 Comments
Robinsons Wiarau River 2014 Pinot Gris

Well believe it or not, New Zealand’s Marlborough region, does other things then Sauvignon Blanc.  The Robinsons Wairau River Vineyard 2014 Pinot Gris was a delightful little find.  Now for the uneducated the :- Pinot gris or Grauburgunder is a white wine grape variety of the species Vitis vinifera. Thought to be a mutant clone […]

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