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Why try alternative varieties?

Friday, September 28, 2012

There are over 1,000 different grape varieties in the world, and yet most of the wine we drink comes from a handful of what are deemed the "Noble" varieties. You should take every opportunity to try wines made from "Alternative" varieties as it is no different to trying different recipes and foods.  Read More...

Where to next?

Friday, September 28, 2012

The Australian wine industry is cyclical in nature with regular booms & busts. Those who have been around long enough will remember the “Vine Pull” scheme of 1986. During each “bust” the industry has risen to the occasion and found a “new” market for our wines thanks to the work of a few intrepid and adventurous souls in the industry.  Read More...