Monthly Archives: June 2013

New Winelist for Stickybeak in Windsor

Come along to Stickybeak in Windsor on Friday July 26 and help choose the wines for their new winelist. Address:  Stickybeak Windsor 1/40 Green Street, Windsor Date: Friday, July 26 Time: 7PM – 10PM Cost: $10 What you get: A

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2008 Peregrine Ridge American Oak Blend Shiraz (Heathcote, VIC)

I came across Peregrine Ridge wines a few years ago at a wine tasting and when I first tried them my jaw dropped to the ground. I could not believe how good these wines were and I congratulated the winemaker

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2010 Noon Eclipse Grenache Shiraz (McLaren Vale, SA)

Those of you who are familiar with Noon wines very well know that they are magnificent wines that have depth, structure, refined and complex. This vintage has a lovely berry flavour with a savoury finish with great balance. Noon wines have

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2001 Penfolds Magill Estate Shiraz

This was a very enjoyable wine and was drinking exceptionally well. A very elegant wine with velvety tannins and medium bodied. It had the nose and palate of cherries, plum, chocolate and spice. A long finish to which was most enjoyable. I

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2009 Sanguine Estate Heathcote Shiraz

After being very impressed with the 2009 Sanguine Estate Progeny Shiraz (their entry level wine) I decided to step up a notch and try 2009 Sanguine Estate Heathcote Shiraz. It was a full bodied wine with a rich mouthfeel of

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2006 Threesome Heathcote Shiraz from Wild Duck Creek Estate

2006 Threesome Shiraz Heathcote Shiraz is one of those wines that you need to be very close friends or family of the winemaker to receive it. When a friend of mine showed me the bottle I thought it was a

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2008 St Michael’s Limited Release Shiraz

2008 St Michael’s Limited Release Shiraz (Heathcote, Vic.) is an outstanding wine. I really wish I had more put away. This is a dense, rich, full bodied wine that has the nose & palate of liquorice, blackberry, dark chocolate and

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Australia vs Austria Wine Tasting Dinner at Cafe Servus on Friday June 14 at 7PM

   TOP  AUSTRALIAN WINES Presents AUSTRALIA Vs AUSTRIA Blind Wine Tasting Dinner On Friday 14th of June at 7pm at Café Servus 374 Warrigal Road, Ashburton BOOK YOUR TICKETS HERE   Come and join us for a night of delectable

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