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…

Hollydene Estate ‘Holly’ Sparkling Rose 2020
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Hollydene Estate ‘Holly’ Sparkling Rose 2020

Monday nights are better when Holly is around! A big thanks to Hollydene Estate Wines in the Hunter Valley for this fun bottle of 2020 Rosé bubbles. It’s made from 40% Shiraz and 60% Semillon and is made by the “Charmat” method aka the ‘tank method’. Which means fermentation occurs inside of stainless steel tanks rather than…

De Iuliis 2020 Special Release Shiraz Tempranillo Rose
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De Iuliis 2020 Special Release Shiraz Tempranillo Rose

What do think of my plating up? Spanish tapas at its finest right. We had a bit of Spanish night on Saturday when we decided to crack into our Miguel Maestre @thecrazybull The Chef Collection 6-pack media sample from Wine Selectors (thank you!). We opted for the all white/rosé pack, however there’s also an all red and…