Mount Avoca – Australia’s Most Highly Awarded Organic Winery
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Mount Avoca – Australia’s Most Highly Awarded Organic Winery

Mount Avoca focus on producing organic wine from their Victorian winery based in Pyrenees wine region. They grow, made and bottle all their wines onsite and even offer “Eco-Luxe” lodges accomodation at the vineyard. Who doesn’t love a winery escape am I right? The 400 acre property was planted with vines in 1970 and also…

Trofeo Estate Amphora Chardonnay 2019 –  Aged in Terracotta
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Trofeo Estate Amphora Chardonnay 2019 – Aged in Terracotta

Yes you read that right! This Chardonnay has been aged in terracotta clay aka Amphora-Aged Wine. This wine-making technique has been around for thousands of years (in fact I read something in Wine Enthusiast Magazine that said about 6,000 years ago there’s evidence of this technique being used in Georgia). Terracotta is seen as a…

Soumah Single Vineyard Blanc de Blanc Brut Sparkling 2020
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Soumah Single Vineyard Blanc de Blanc Brut Sparkling 2020

Welcome to the world the very first classic sparkling wine from Soumah Wines in Victoria’s Yarra Valley wine region! Firstly a big thank you to Soumah for kindly sending this sample* bottle our way, it was a true pleasure getting to know your new bubbly addition. This is a Blanc de Blanc, so it’s made…

Dandelion Vineyards ‘Twilight of the Adelaide Hills’ Chardonnay 2020
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Dandelion Vineyards ‘Twilight of the Adelaide Hills’ Chardonnay 2020

A big thank you to Dandelion Vineyards for sending this sample my way! I was under no obligation to post about it and all opinions are based on my own taste buds. Wine is subjective & always evolving, so make sure you drink what you enjoy! Hello New Release Chardonnay! It’s good to know something good happened…

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…