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Review: Shiraz Yum Cha Lunch, Sept. 13th

Patrick Miller of Beauperi Industries gave a enthusiastic review of the Shiraz Yum Cha lunch at David’s Restaurant on September 13th.

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2009 Bress “Gold Chook” Heathcote Shiraz

It had been a number of years since I visited Bress winery in Harcourt, Victoria and met the winemaker Adam Marks.  He was kind enough to show me around the winery and we did some barrel tastings and he gave

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Review: Shiraz Yum Cha Lunch, Sept. 13th

Patrick Miller of Beauperi Industries gave a enthusiastic review of the Shiraz Yum Cha lunch at David’s Restaurant on September 13th.

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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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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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2011 By Farr Chardonnay

2011 By Farr Chardonnay is from Bannockburn in VIC. It was judged by 25 people at Lamaro’s in South Melbourne on Friday May 3, 2013. 2011 By Farr Chardonnay scored an average of 7.61 Here are some of the comments: “Leaves nice

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Bendigo wine-off (Clash of the Titans)

1993 Henschke Hill of Grace (Barossa) vs 1997 Andraos Bros Grandfather’s Reserve Shiraz (Sunbury), at Whirrakee Restaurant Bendigo, Saturday July 28 2013 Last Saturday I caught up with an old friend I have not seen for about 4 years, who

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Australia vs USA Wine Dinner Showdown at Lamaro’s, South Melbourne, Friday May 3 2013

The Australia vs USA wine showdown ended in a draw with three rounds each. Here are the results: 2012 Peel Estate Rose (AUS) – 7.71 2011 Cypress Vineyard White Zinfandel (USA) – 7.61 Australia won 2011 By Farr Chardonnay (AUS)

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Rose & Pinot Noir Yum Cha Lunch Session 2

In Cantonese Chinese, “yum cha” translates to “drink tea”…but you can bet Top Australian Wines has something a lot tastier than tea in mind! Announcing our second “yum cha” lunch featuring 4 Rose wines and 4 Pinot Noirs. All the

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