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Decisions Decisions

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Decisions, Decisions…:   When I first started drinking wine in the 1980s there were a few well known brands, such as Penfolds, Orlando, Lindeman’s, Wolf Blass, McWilliams and Tyrell’s in my local bottleshop in Sydney, along with the occasional rare or exotic premium wine. The only other place ‘off premise’ that wines were available was at the winery’s cellar door. Read More...

The Indian Conundrum

Friday, March 21, 2014

The Indian Conundrum: This week it was announced that Australia has overtaken France as the number 1 imported wine supplier to India. Great news but if you analyse it carefully it is pretty well meaningless as the sales of imported wines in India last year amounted to a mere 280,000 cases from around the world!  Read More...