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No Name Nebbiolo Italy – Piemonte $60.00 – $70.00

 Friday night and I am drinking a No Name Nebbiolo from Barolo In reality its a declassified Barolo. No its not from a poor vintage, this has been done as a silent protest aimed...
moss wood winery

Taste High-Quality Wines At Moss Wood Winery

You simply cannot visit Margaret River wine region without spending an afternoon at Moss Wood Wines. Located in the northern sub-region of Wilyabrup, Western Australia, the Australian winery is widely regarded as one of...
Felton Road Bannockburn Pinot Noir 2013 $75

Felton Road Bannockburn Pinot Noir

  I have never been a fan of the Stelvin closure!   The reason is the wine just don't age the wine the way I expect it to mature.   THEN you open a 2013 Felton Road Bannockburn Pinot...


The Wine Shiraz: planted 1907 Mataro: planted 1898 This Dark red wine was appealing from the very first sniff, showing deep ripe red fruits, blackberry's and prunes are the first to fill the nose, followed by...
2008 Hungerford Hill Regional Series Tumbarumba Shiraz Web

XMAS Drinking 2015

Its getting close to the time of year when I spare no thought to the wines I am about to drink as for me its all about enjoying the time from Xmas eve to...
McGuigan wine 2019

One of the Most Awarded Wineries of the World: Mcguigan Wines

Australia is among the top producers of wines and with increasing competition, it’s not easy to be the best of all. Today, we’re going to talk about one such family that has not only...
Wines Of Provenance – Riesling


Pinot Gris and Pinot Grigio are the same grape variety. We could call them Pinot Grey as gris is grey in French and grigio is grey in Italian. In France, Pinot Gris is made into...
jane eyre pinot noir

Jane Eyre Pinot Noir

I love the nose of this wine, its Australian Pinot Noir through and through or is it? There is something there I just can't put my finger on.   Maybe it's the Mornington Peninsula soil poking...
wendouree shiraz malbec 2001 $80.00

Wendouree Shiraz Malbec 2001 $80.00

Decant 4 hours - Drank New Year's Day 2017 Its NYE, I have had a good sip, so I poke around in the cellar under the house that was built almost a hundred years ago...
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Elk Cove 2001 Riesling Late harvest

Willamette Valley USA $44.50 (original price tag) 750ml The beauty of having a cellar (Define Cellar; a small room or hallway broom closet or just tucked under the bed) A space set aside for the purpose...