Monthly Archives: May 2014

From The Wine Vault Lunch

These wines are our very best, and will be part of our From The Wine Vault Lunch on Sunday 31st August, 1PM at The Smith. Call 9500 9307 now to book! Read more…
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2010 Cullen “Diana Madeline” Cabernet Sauvignon

2010 Cullen “Diana Madeline” Cabernet Sauvignon is from the Margaret River in Western Australia; it was reviewed by 25 people at Lamaro’s Restaurant in South Melbourne, at The Australia vs USA Wine Dinner showdown on Friday May 3, 2013. 2010 Cullen

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Wine Review Panel opening night at Babushka on Tuesday May 22 2013

Tuesday May 22 2013 was the first Wine Panel Review night at Babushka, and it was a very successful night; all 9 members found it very informative. A special thank-you to Paul Bishard for sharing his wine knowledge with everyone.

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Wine Tasting Dinner at Babushka Restaurant on Tuesday June 5 2013

It was another successful wine tasting dinner at Babushka Restaurant in Hawthorn, with the evening seeing a turnout of 27 people. I had 18 different wines for review and they alll did very well. [idgallery id=”1296″ size=”thumbnail” /] 2008 Hickinbotham

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Boutique Wine Tasting Dinner, July 3 2013, Babushka Restaurant

It was another successful night at Babushka with 27 people attending our Boutique Wine Tasting Dinner; everyone had a great time. Due to many requests I have added an international wine into the mix and will continue to do so at

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Boutique Wine Tasting Dinner at Babushka Restaurant, Tuesday July 31 2013

Top Australian Wines had a very busy night at Babushka, with 25 people attending our Boutique Wine Tasting Dinner. Here are the average scores of all the wines from the judging of all the people on that night. [idgallery id=”1399″

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Boutique Wine Tasting Dinner at Almazett Restaurant, Tuesday August 14 2013

Top Australian Wines had moved its Tuesday fortnightly dinners to Almazett Restaurant in North Caulfield in Melbourne’s South Eastern suburbs. A total of 23 people attended on the night and 10 wines were judged. [idgallery id=”1433″ size=”thumbnail” /] Here are

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Golden Hawk Wines from Andraos Bros Winery

I wanted to bring to your attention an exclusive wine label which is made from Andraos Bros winery, exclusive to the Abu Dhabi National Hotel Group. Andraos Bros is a small boutique winery in Sunbury, Victoria. Their wines have not

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2012 Willow Bridge Gravel Pit Estate Shiraz

I am constantly on the look out for the ultimate “WOW” Wine. What I mean by this is when your nose tells you that you are about to embark on a journey and tour taste buds are about to have

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2011 Rieslingfreak No 3

2011 Rieslingfreak No 3 was judged by 30 people at Acqua E Vino in Yarraville on Wednesday April 10 2013. 2011 Rieslingfreak No 3 scored an average of 7.94 Here are some of the comments: “Nice acid & fruit, Balanced &

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