Rising Star Wines – A Couple Of Texans In Denmark

open and dog friendly sign with a star on the wooden wall at rising star wines on scotsdale road denmark wine region

Are you ready for a taste of Texas in Western Australia? Join regular contributor Naomi as she introduces us to Rising Star in WA’s Great Southern wine region…


I took a visit to Rising Star, arriving an hour before closing time and leaving only because we had too.

Found off Scotsdale Road, Rising Star is one of the closest wineries to the town centre and a delight to visit.

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Silverstream Winery – A Little Slice of New Zealand in WA

entrance into silverstream wines cellar door on scotsdale road denmark wine region

Today contributor Naomi takes us on an adventure to visit Silverstream in Denmark, Western Australia. Grab a glass of wine and sit back and enjoy…


Silverstream is a boutique vineyard found in Western Australia’s Great Southern wine region. The cellar door is just a short drive from the town of Denmark on the very pretty Scotsdale Road.

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Pepper & Salt Restaurant and Forest Hill Cellar Door

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Welcome back to the blog Naomi who today is sharing with us her experience at Pepper and Salt Restaurant and Forest Hill Cellar Door in WA’s Great Southern Wine Region…


After reading that Pepper and Salt had won the cellar door with the best food from Gourmet Trader for Western Australia’s Great Southern region, I just knew I had to make a booking to see what the fuss was all about.

The Pepper and Salt restaurant is part of the Forest Hill Winery grounds, and head chef Silas Masih has been cooking here since 2013. Continue reading

Paul Nelson Wines – Denmark’s Oldest Vineyard

new wine bottles and labels at paul nelson vineyard on scotsdale road denmark wine region

You’re going to want to visit the Paul Nelson cellar door in WA’s Great Southern region after reading about Naomi’s visit – trust me!


Wow! Wow! Wow!

What a venue and a delicious assortment of wines!

I wasn’t aware of Paul Nelson Wines before my trip to Denmark. It was only after doing some intensive wine research and seeing what cellar doors were available in the region that the winery made its way onto my radar.

And boy was I glad that I got to visit this wonderful winery. Continue reading