Swinging Gate in Tasmania’s Tamar Valley is another cellar door which would be high on my list to recommend people to visit. This rustic barn which looks out over the vines is full of all sorts of goodness. Including plenty of wine! Continue reading
One thing that really stood out to me on our visit to Tasmania last month was the quality of the Rosé. For me, my palate just seemed to adore it. It was like I was tasting Rosé for the first time. As Tassie is Pinot Noir country, we found that many of the local rosés were made from the Pinot Noir grape. Continue reading
I already want to go back to Tasmania! We had such a great tip and visited a chock load of wineries (blog posts to come). It’s such a gorgeous place for wine travel guys 😉
My parents arrived into Hobart before Mr Spittoon and I got in at about 6pm on Friday. They had already picked up groceries and wine of course. This bottle of Broad Arrow 2017 Pinot Noir was one of them. Continue reading
Tasted 28 April 2019
Have you tried the 3drops 2018 Great Southern Pinot Noir that was released in Feb yet?
The lovely Jo from 3drops sent me over a bottle to taste which I enjoyed out of my beautiful Riedel Pinot Noir glass. The curves on those wine glasses are so sexy. Continue reading
I received this Kiwi Pinot Noir for my birthday last month. It was a lovely gift from my brother & sister-in-law and it’s one I haven’t tried yet so naturally, it didn’t last long in our house unopened.
When I reached out to Soho Wine Co on Instagram to ask them on how they’d recommend serving the wine they said:
It’s the cross-dresser of wine, goes with anything but has a distinctive smoky ness” Continue reading