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Quick tips summer 2014!!!


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As Summer heats up, when the silly season continues to roll through to its Australia Day climax, it is time to chill out and chilling down. One thing that you should not do is get hot and bothered about your wine selection. Or your lack of it so to make things easier, here is a few tips and a selection of wines that will keep even the fussiest friends happy this year.

Remember, the best recipe for summer is – Read More

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Tis the season to be jolly!!

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That time of year is upon us. And as usual, always sooner than we wanted in our busy lives. While we are decking the halls for whatever you celebrate at this time of year, it is a good time to stock your wine rack. There are the friends dropping round, the parties, the festive dinners, the end of year group break-ups… the list seems endless sometimes. Of course, don’t forget New Year celebrations too.

One of the questions that I do get asked frequently at this time of year, is what my wine picks are to match with traditional Christmas Read More

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GIFT IDEA Gadget Musing: Winerest




This is the answer to THAT question!  You know, the question on what to do with your glass when you are in one of the modern camp chairs.  They have pockets for filling with ice and keeping your stubby or can cold but nowhere for a stemmed glass.  I have friends Read More

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Five Rosés for this Summer



With the heat of summer approaching there is nothing quite like the versatility of a pink wine. As refreshing as a white with a long line of lively acid with more body and deeper berried flavours.

There has been a recent movement towards the Provencal style of rosé.  A style which is a pale salmon in colour, with little residual sugar or sweetness and a silkiness that comes from some time on lees. The best of these wines are made with fruit specifically chosen for that wineand have a savoury edge of cream, spice and maybe some gentle dried herbs such as lavender to the ripe berry fruit.
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It’s Friday!! ….

orchidsEach week we will post three wine suggestions just when you are thinking about what you want to do this weekend, or planning your week next week. 

Let’s face it – it is always good to have a recommendation ready for your next trip to the bottle shop.  And each week I will include the treat of the week! However, this week’s Weekly Wine-d Down simply cannot be missed for that summer feel!

So ….

Click here for your suggestions for Friday, 21st November 2014 ….

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