Arrogant Frog 2014 Sauvignon Blanc

By on April 18, 2016 in Sauvignon Blanc with 0 Comments
Arrogant Frog 2014 Sauvignon Blanc

Ever since my original website got hacked, I have loved going back and retrying to so many wines.  With out a doubt other then the 2015 Bailey & Baily monkeys Cousin Pinot Grigio.  The 2014 Arrogant Frog Sauvignon Blanc is a stand out white wine. This wine is smooth, with just the right amount of […]

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Chapel Hill 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon – The Parson

By on April 16, 2016 in Cabernet Sauvignon with 0 Comments
Chapel Hill 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon – The Parson

In staying with Chapel Hill and loving the Chapel Hill Shiraz dozen – The Parson  I had tried recently I decided to go with the Cabernet Sauvignon.   I have always liked Chapel Hill wines and the Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 The Parson is no different. What a tasty drop, went down really well with a […]

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Chapel Hill 2014 Shiraz – The Parson

By on April 2, 2016 in Shiraz with 0 Comments
Chapel Hill 2014 Shiraz – The Parson

When it comes to red wine, Australia pretty much owns the market, in another words Australian Red Wine rocks.  At some stage I must of signed up for a wine club with Chapel Hill winery.  Every six months or so they called, usually I just fobbed them of.  This time I took the chance and […]

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Riverside Landing 2014 Chardonnay

By on March 30, 2016 in Chardonnay, White Wine with 0 Comments
Riverside Landing 2014 Chardonnay

Starting to move away from the Sauvignon Blanc’s is always a fun little adventure, it leads me to challenge myself.  I would normally just stick to wine that I know or I have heard of, so its a nice surprise when you find a bottle of something that is enjoyable. The Riverside Landing 2014 Vintage […]

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2014 – Brancott Estate Sauvignon Blanc Review

By on March 27, 2016 in Sauvignon Blanc with 0 Comments
2014 – Brancott Estate Sauvignon Blanc Review

I’ve said it before and I will say it again, I am a fan of Kiwi white wine.  In past years I would say Sauvignon Blanc would be my preferred white wine at all times, although recently I am steering towards Chardonnay and Pinot Grigio more. Coming to the end of summer in Australia, I […]

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South Australian Wine Regions

By on February 14, 2016 in Wine Region with 0 Comments
South Australian Wine Regions

There are many wine regions in South Australia,that all produce quality wines In the Clare Valley, which is a pretty two hour’s drive north of Adelaide, the history of wine making dates back to the time of the first European settlers. An English settler by the name of John Horrocks pioneered wine making and planted […]

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Other Victorian Wine Regions

By on February 14, 2016 in Wine Region with 0 Comments
Other Victorian Wine Regions

Gippsland Gippsland is in Victoria’s south eastern corner which was planted in the beginning of the 1970’s. The cool climate aided with good rainfall allows the area to produce quality Chardonnays and Pinot Noir. Bass Phillips Wines Established in 1979 by Phillip and Sairung Jones Bass Phillip wines is located at Leongatha, not far from […]

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Victoria Wine Region

By on February 11, 2016 in Wine Region with 0 Comments
Victoria Wine Region

The Grampians and Pyrenees The gold discovery in western Victoria in the 1850’s has been attributed to an influx of immigrants who brought vines into the country. The cool climate was perfect for vineyard to pop up in the Grampians and Pyrenees regions of Victoria. With winters wet and cold and summers cool and dry […]

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2013 Whiz Bang Barossa Shiraz Review

By on February 11, 2016 in Red Wine, Shiraz with 0 Comments
2013 Whiz Bang Barossa Shiraz Review

Its always an interesting thing I find when choosing wine.  Although there is huge taste differences between wine varietals, some times there is very little difference between a wineries, a Shiraz from from winery is similar to another . Whiz Bang Barossa Shiraz, was a nice change, I love red wine although I prefer heavy […]

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A Beginners’ Guide To Enjoying Red Wine

By on February 7, 2016 in Wine with 0 Comments
A Beginners’ Guide To Enjoying Red Wine

The world of red wines is a heady, rich and wonderful world filled with everything from the nuanced subtlety of a gentle South African Merlot to the peppery richness of Sangre de Toro, “Blood of the Bull” from Spain. In general, many of the “rules” of wine drinking have been cast aside in today’s world, […]

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