Francois Montand Methode Traditionnelle Blanc de Blancs Brut – Good Pair Days
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Francois Montand Methode Traditionnelle Blanc de Blancs Brut – Good Pair Days

I love playing around with wine and food matches – some of the most amazing matches I have had were pairings that I never thought to try! Recently we were having chicken curry for dinner (to be exact it was the ‘Baby’s First Curry’ recipe from the What Mummy Makes Cookbook.. haha the perfect cookbook…

Hollydene Estate ‘Juul’ 2008 Sparkling Blanc de Blancs
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Hollydene Estate ‘Juul’ 2008 Sparkling Blanc de Blancs

Any other parents out there celebrate their baby’s/kid’s milestones with wine? It quickly became a tradition for Mr Spittoon and myself after Baby TC was born and last weekend we celebrated 11 months. Seriously how is Baby TC nearly one?? Next question is what should we crack for that milestone? Actually it’s tempting to buy…

Georgie Orbach Wines ‘Cab Sav’ Cabernet Sauvignon 2017 & 2019
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Georgie Orbach Wines ‘Cab Sav’ Cabernet Sauvignon 2017 & 2019

Georgie Orbach 2019 ‘Cab Sav’ Thank you Georgie Orbach Wines for sending us this sample bottle of your newly released 2019 Cabernet Sauvignon to taste. We enjoyed it with a laidback weeknight dinner (it matched well with both our bbq and chocolate mousse dessert) and it was the perfect easy-drinking red to finish off a busy day….

Inniskillin Riesling Icewine 2017 – Okanagan Valley, Canada
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Inniskillin Riesling Icewine 2017 – Okanagan Valley, Canada

Happy International Riesling Day to all my fellow Riesling fans! Mr. Spittoon and I decided to delve into the cellar and we pulled out this Inniskillin Wines 2017 Icewine Riesling from the Okanagan Valley in Canada. My brother and sister-in-law gave this to us in 2019 after their visit to Canada (which is the worlds largest ice wine producer!)….