How To Drink Wine For Free

In this article from Examiner.com Gerald McConway discusses how you just might be able to drink wine for free with your own home wine cellar …”If you are looking for an excuse to build a wine cellar, you just got it! If done properly, you can eventually be...

Build Your Own Home Wine Cellar

Your wine bloggers have been in the US for several weeks with a few opportunities to taste wine – especially pinot noir – in the Santa Barbara area and also the Russian River region of California. More about that later from Christopher. In the meantime I’ve...

Biodynamic Wine

From the SMH 22/4/08 …”Cape Jaffa, the South Australian winery and vineyard, has joined the growing list of Australian wine producers using biodynamic practices in the vineyards. The entire vineyard has been certified biodynamic, and the winery organic, by...

NSW WINE WEEK

Local wines are often overlooked in favour of produce from other states. NSW Wine Week 2008 aims to change that… SMH 4 March 2008What’s On:Good Living Sydney Cellar Door. 103 wineries from 14 regions showcase their best wines in Hyde Park south from 11am...

Huon Hooke Receives A Corker Of A Review

Huon Hooke, whose wine reviews are often included in this blog, has been awarded the prestigious 2007 Australian Wine Communicator Award.The Wine Press Club of Australia assembled a panel of judges that included James Halliday and British wine writer Jancis Robinson....

Setanta Cuchulain Shiraz 2005

Huon Hooke’s wine of the week from this morning’s SMH…”The complex, wrap-around labels are one of this Adelaide Hills producer’s distinguishing features. Mysterious Irish mythology looms large. The quality is usually very good, none...