Covering nearly all the points of the compass - we taste the Best the West, Adelaide Hills, Central & Western NSW, North Island (NZ) and a specialty tasting of South African wines. Then sit back and relax with a sweet white & fortified or new release. It's a vinous tour without leaving your armchair!
SUCH is Rutherglen’s renowned reputation for fortifieds, especially its muscats, that it’s easy to forget that it is also home to some fine, big-hearted red table wines like durif. Few regions reward cellar door visits more than Rutherglen, and for that matter Victoria’s North East, as on offer is a stunning array of off-beat, exotic cellar door-only varietals and museum release back vintages - it would make Francois de Castella proud...
UNLOCKING THE SECRETS
PEPPERY character in wine is generally associated with one
grape - shiraz - but how does it get into the wine? ...
THE 2015 vintage has been declared ?nulli secundus? (second to
none) by Canberra winemaker Ken Helm...
NEW LOOK ONLINE
Award -winning Barossa Valley winery restaurant Hentley Farm
has become the latest member of the elite Relais & Chateaux
Yalumba Wines, which celebrated its 165th birthday last year, has launched a completely reworked online presence to showcase its wines, people and home, and to share its stories with its loyal customers from around the globe...