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Mount Pleasant 2007 Cellar Aged Elizabeth Semillon

2007 Mt Pleasant Cellar Aged Elizabeth Semillon, Hunter Valley 11%

Huon Hooke’s Wine of the Week in this week’s Sydney Morning Herald is this great bargain aged Semillon from McWilliams. Huon writes: ‘Hunter Semillon is one of the world’s greatest ageing white wines. Elizabeth is always released after some ageing (the 2012 and ’11 vintages are also available), but the proof of the pudding is […]

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Simon Majumdar "Eat My Globe"

Simon Majumdar "Eat My Globe"

I’m sure enough people have already responded to this man’s take on the Sydney food and, especially, Hunter Valley wine, but I just can’t resist adding my bit to the list. It’s the following passage that mostly interests us oenophiles. “There was a passable lunch thrown in and I got to sample enough wines to […]

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