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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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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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Yarra Valley Wine Region

By on December 21, 2016 in Wine with 0 Comments
Yarra Valley Wine Region

The first vineyard established in Victoria was at Yering cattle station in 1838 by William Ryrie. As well as Yering Station, St Hubert’s and Yeringberg were also established at this time. In the late 1800’s the Yarra Valley enjoyed international success at the European wine shows. However a combination of the temperance movement, the depression […]

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What I’ve learnt Tasting Wines

By on December 19, 2016 in Wine with 0 Comments
What I’ve learnt Tasting Wines

For anyone who develops a serious interest in the subject of wines, the issue of “tasting” arises. Tasting is not about drinking wine, it can be competitive and ideally food should not be present, at least while tasting seriously. The purpose is also different. Drinking is for pleasure, and we should only drink what we […]

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Claret House Brisbane

By on December 19, 2016 in Wine with 0 Comments
Claret House Brisbane

The great thing about Brisbane’s food scene, is that it has matured.  There are some truly amazing restaurants, boutique bars and out of the way eatery’s Tenneriffe has developed an amazing food culture, with some great out of the way restaurants.  I had a great opportunity to have a night out at Claret House with […]

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Are Wine Subscription Services Really Good Value ?

By on December 15, 2016 in Wine with 0 Comments
Are Wine Subscription Services Really Good Value ?

This  is a debatable point for a lot of people. There are companies who push their wines by encouraging their customers to purchase a carton of wine monthly and while this concept may suit some, it’s not for everyone. There is the potential that perhaps after a period of six months or so you find […]

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Rocking A New Breed Of Wine Enthusiast

By on July 6, 2016 in Wine with 0 Comments
Rocking A New Breed Of Wine Enthusiast

Do you remember the episode of where Father Jim takes a hit off a joint and says, Columbian, Indica strain, South side of the mountains, picked in October, in the morning. Now that wasn’t wine tasting but there are wine enthusiasts that can tell you the strain of grape, the area it was produced in […]

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6 Theme Ideas That Will Work for Your Wine Tasting Party

By on July 4, 2016 in Wine with 0 Comments
6 Theme Ideas That Will Work for Your Wine Tasting Party

If you plan on hosting a wine tasting party but you don’t have any idea on where to start, then you have to remember that there are quite a lot of ways on how you can start the party. Here are the 6 best wine tasting party themes that you could try which are guaranteed […]

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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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Buying Greys Online Wine

By on February 4, 2016 in Wine with 0 Comments
Buying Greys Online Wine

As I said previously in the last post how to buy wine online Australia, life is good, when you be in the comfort of your own lunge room, and be browsing online for the next wine you want to buy online. Most wine connoisseurs think wineries or bottle shop outlets to get their wine fix, […]

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