Glass Half Full…

You would have to be a resolutely ‘glass-half-full’ kind of Australian to remember 2011 with any real fondness – a wet, stop-start vintage that plagued many regions to the point of abandonment; a schism within the industry ranks over Wine … Read More

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Notes To Self…

I do review wines – almost every day, in fact – but I rarely publish my tasting notes. This is mainly for two reasons: firstly, because I don’t think my wine conversations would be anymore illuminating if I did; and … Read More

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A Kick In The Eye?

There is nothing like the downgrading of the world’s largest consumer demand economy and a looming EU sovereign debt crisis to encourage producers to ‘look elsewhere’ for export. So, as Europe decides whether it is going to take collective responsibility … Read More

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