Wine Life Blog

August 19, 2018

I have been attending the Coonawarra Roadshow - Perth, since arriving in Australia a few years back now. This year I was invited as a Trade guest.

Coonawarra is a wine region located just under 400 KM south of Adelaide City, SA. The wine region is part of the Limestone...

August 12, 2018

Everyone has their favourite grape varieties, I have a few..... But Pinot Noir is at the top of the list. As you know Pinot Noir's spiritual home is in the French region of Burgundy (especially Côte-d'Or). Burgundy makes the most delightful and expensive wines on the p...

June 23, 2018

On a beautiful sunny Saturday afternoon, I  attended the event "Wine Show by the Bay", hosted by the University Club of WA in Crawley.

This event included masterclasses, lunches as well as 49 booths, mainly wines from WA, but also including other states, as we...

April 22, 2018

See our Facebook page for more blog posts from the last years, including:

New Zealand Wine Tour

Margaret River Wine Tours

Swan Valley Wine Tours

Great Southern Wine Tours

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January 5, 2018

I enjoyed the 2014 Bordeaux Blend, but my favourite was the 2014 Shiraz with ripe Blackberry, restrained Alcohol, firm Acidity and good long Finish. 
Got the chance to have a good chat to Barry the owner.
P.S. The food was great!

December 18, 2017

I enjoyed the Bordeaux Blend 2012 Momentum, CS, ME, CF & PV.
It was well Balanced with good integration of Alcohol, ripe fruit and long Finish. US$50.

But the 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve was sublime. 
Complex and Intense, Deep, Dark Fruit. Well integrated Alcohol (1...