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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Whicher Ridge Elevage 2017 Sauvignon Blanc

Whicher Ridge Elevage 2017 Sauvignon Blanc

To be honest, my Mum is pretty picky when it comes to wine. And that’s fair enough, she knows what she likes and doesn’t waste time on wines that don’t make her palate jump with joy.

This sample bottle (thank you Cathy) of Whicher Ridge Wines 2017 Elevage Sauvignon Blanc did just that. In fact the bottles contents disappeared and barely anyone else got a taste.

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Tour, Taste and Tapas – An Epic Adventure in Mustang Sally

Mr Mustang Hire

Today on the blog we welcome Nicola back! Nicola and her hubby Ralph are sharing with us their Mr Mustang Hire adventures in Australia’s South West recently. The Travelling Corkscrew was kindly invited to experience Mr Mustang Hire free of charge. All opinions are our own.


“Mustang Sally, think you better slow your Mustang down
Mustang Sally, think you better slow your Mustang down
You’ve been running all over the town now
Oh! I guess I’ll have to put your flat feet on the ground

All you want to do is ride around Sally, ride, Sally, ride
All you want to do is ride around Sally, ride, Sally, ride
All you want to do is ride around Sally, ride, Sally, ride…” Continue reading

Windfall Wine Estate 2014 Ivor Reserve Merlot

Windfall Wine Estate 2014 Ivor Reserve MerlotWestern Australia’s Geographe wine region is less than a 2 hours drive south of Perth and is home to a number of fabulous wine producers including Windfall Wine & Bonking Frog who specialise in Merlot.
I recently received a #sample bottle of the Windfall Ivor Reserve 2014 Merlot which was released only last month (thank you Julie). It has since snapped up a 96 point score from James Halliday and I can confirm that the TC taste buds thought it was pretty darn good too.

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