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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St Hallett 2011 Blackwell Shiraz

By on January 7, 2017 in Shiraz with 0 Comments
St Hallett 2011 Blackwell Shiraz

St Hallet’s is a funny wine, I first had it with a  girl I was dating (yes wine and girls, maybe I should look at that), share a bottle of this way back when.  The Shiraz is a great drop, the St Hallett is no different, you could almost imagine the dark chocolate, aniseed, raspberry […]

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Central Ranges of New South Wales

By on January 5, 2017 in Wine Region with 0 Comments
Central Ranges of New South Wales

The central ranges of New South Wales lies about 300kms inland in an area west, North West of Sydney. Mudgee is one of the oldest of this viticultural region. Newer areas are Cowra and Orange. German settlers planted the first vines in Mudgee in 1858, however it wasn’t long before more vines were planted and […]

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Counting Sheep – 2015 Sauvignon Blanc

By on January 2, 2017 in Sauvignon Blanc, White Wine with 0 Comments
Counting Sheep – 2015 Sauvignon Blanc

OK, its boring I know, another bottle of New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc, but its always a safe bet.  I had this bottle a few weeks back the 2015 Counting Sheep – Sauvignon Blanc was a mid week why not bottle of wine. Its either out of boredom or a love of wine that means on a Tuesday […]

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Stoneleigh Sauvignon Blanc 2015

By on January 2, 2017 in Sauvignon Blanc with 0 Comments
Stoneleigh Sauvignon Blanc 2015

Another sterling example of why New Zealand makes the best god damn white wine in the world (big call I know).  The Stoneleigh Sauvignon Blanc 2015 was a nice drop that I’ve had many times, usually priced around $15.00 per bottle. at a Dan Murphy’s. Look I am not going to bore you with more […]

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