You may have seen that I was recently back in Perth (to accept an award at the Swan Valley Wine Show – yes I am still absolutely thrilled about this!) and even though it was only for about 24 hours, I made it a high priority to check out my old neighbour – Pinelli Estate in the Swan Valley. Continue reading
Please note: Travelling Corkscrew was provided 2 complimentary tickets from Wine & Food Events WA (thank you!!). All words and opinions are our own.
You know you’ve had a fantastic night out when you’re nursing a hangover (here are some great wine hangover cures by the way) and your partner is still in bed, sound asleep. I, however, am dedicated to the Travelling Corkscrew Blog, awake at 7am ready to write up my review of last night at City Wine. Continue reading
If you’re anything like me, the closer you can stay to wineries the better when on holiday. Even if you live in the same city/state as a specific wine region, sometime’s it’s best to turn your winery touring into a weekend or getaway – even if it’s only for a night or two it can be a much-needed escape. Or should I say wine-escape!
I have had quite a number of people contacting me about where to stay in the Swan Valley, and having just stayed at another Swan Valley accommodation option recently, I thought it was about time I put this blog post together. Continue reading
This news may shatter a few wine glasses around Western Australia. But believe me, it was not an easy decision to make. If you could see my red puffy eyes and runny nose right now, you’d realise just how hard it was to leave Perth and all of its tasty wine. Continue reading
Yesterday I headed along to Sunset Wine at Brighton Reserve in Scarborough. And I had an absolute ball!
I have always said out of UnWined, City Wine and Sunset Wine, that the Scarborough beach based wine festival is my least favourite. I am not entirely sure why, perhaps it’s because it’s a bit of a hike for me to get there. Something silly like that.
179 photos later, many glasses of wine, a few cocktails and some loaded fries – it’s safe to say, I had a bloody great day! Continue reading