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!)….

Dandelion Vineyards Lioness of McLaren Vale Shiraz 2019
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Dandelion Vineyards Lioness of McLaren Vale Shiraz 2019

A photo of our lioness (yes she has her tongue out) with the Lioness of McLaren Vale. This one is for my fellow cat and wine people – you know who you are! Thank you Dandelion Vineyards for this delicious Lioness of McLaren Vale Shiraz 2019 sample bottle. This is another highly rated Shiraz from the Dandelion team and…

Georgie Orbach Pinot Noir 2018 & 2020 – Riverina
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Georgie Orbach Pinot Noir 2018 & 2020 – Riverina

Georgie Orbach 2020 Pinot Noir Tasted 2 March 2021 Wait till you hear this recommended match from the winemaker… Enjoy listening to ‘We Will Rock You’ by Queen when sipping the Georgie Orbach Wines 2020 Pinot Noir. Yes that’s right, Georgie’s wines are all about music and wine matching! Thank you Georgie for this sample of your latest…