Twill & Daisy 2019 Fiano

Twill and Daisy 2019 Fiano“Refreshing contemporary wine from Australia, thanks to minimal intervention”

What’s minimal intervention you ask? There are a number of interpretations of this wine term, however to me it signifies that the winemaker lets the grapes speak for themselves. They add only what’s necessary (aka sulphur for preservation). So they are going along the ‘natural wine’ route however at the end of the day it really comes down to understanding a winemakers process as to how they have made the wine from grape to bottle.

Which brings me to this brand new wine label recently released by Pure Wine Co – Twill & Daisy. I was lucky enough to receive a sample pack of the wines, which I am looking forward to sharing with you over the coming weeks. Continue reading

Unico Zelo Magnifique 2018 Rosé

If you’re ever looking for a wine match for peri peri chicken you’ve found the perfect match right here! Thanks for the top recommendation The Wine Gallery.

Unico Zelo Magnifique 2018 RoseThis TC Wine Club Unico Zelo ‘Magnifique’ Rosé hails from South Australia’s Riverland region and is made from an interesting blend of Fiano, Nero d’Avola and Sauvignon Blanc grapes.

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Tellurian Wines Blanc 2017

I love trying new recipes. Especially when they’re part of the TC Wine Club (in collaboration with The Wine Gallery).

Tellurian Blanc 2017This combo was in the latest monthly 3-bottle box. The recipe is prawn and sweet potato cakes with a cucumber & soy sauce type salsa.

And the wine is the Tellurian Wines 2017 Blanc from Heathcote, VIC. The blend is made up of Marsanne, Fiano and Riesling grapes. It’s not your typical mix of grapes which is why I picked it for the club this month.
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