Hollick Estates 2016 ‘The Bard’ Cabernet Sauvignon

Hollick Estates 2016 'The Bard' Cabernet Sauvignon

You may not be able to enjoy great food and wine out at the moment, but that shouldn’t stop you recreating the experience at home.

At the start of the year Wine Selectors gifted me (thank you!) their 2020 Chef & the Cellar Calendar Case which included 12 wines and a calendar with an exquisite recipe each month. The recipes come from some of the most amazing winery restaurants around the country.

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Whicher Ridge Elevation 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon

Whicher Ridge Elevation 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon

Seriously if you haven’t visited Whicher Ridge Wines and their sensory garden yet, pop it on the to do list for 2020 when you next head down south from Perth. We visited in 2015 and still look back on what a great spot it is.

Plus their wines are so good!

This here is a new release – the Whicher Ridge ‘Elevation’ 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon. A big thanks to Cathy for sending us over this sample to try.

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Aylesbury Estate 2017 The Pater Series Cabernet Sauvignon

Aylesbury Estate 2017 The Pater Series Cabernet Sauvignon

I love sharing my wine with people who are really going to appreciate it. Does anyone else have certain wines they share with some people and not with others?

Guilty!

I know my Dad loves his big red wines, especially his Aussie Cabs. Which is why I recently took this lovely Aylesbury Estate 2017 ‘The Pater Series’ Cabernet Sauvignon from WA’s Ferguson Valley sample bottle with me to NZ to enjoy with him.

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