Best’s Great Western 2017 LSV Shiraz

Best's Great Western 2017 LSV Shiraz
Everyone complains about winter, however personally I love it. As long as I have plenty of red wine and my Ugg boots that is 😉

It’s been rather chilly here in Gippsland lately, so I was looking to crack into something delicious and warming. Thankfully a lovely sample had arrived from Best’s Wines (thank you!!) which definitely warmed me up. Continue reading

St Anne’s Winery 2017 Heathcote Cabernet Sauvignon

St Anne's Winery 2017 Heathcote Cabernet Sauvignon

It must be a good sign if I am posting a picture of an empty bottle right 😉 Actually who am I kidding, most of the pictures I post are of empty bottles!

A big thanks to St Anne’s Winery who sent me over this 2017 Heathcote Cabernet Sauvignon to taste. Mr Spittoon and I enjoyed it with some home-cooked steak – so good! Continue reading

Stefano di Pieri 2018 Sagrantino – Merbein Vineyard

Stefano di Pieri 2018 Sagrantino - Merbein Vineyard
Sagrantino, now there’s a grape variety you don’t come across every day. Have you tried a wine made from Sagrantino yet?

This red Italian grape variety is known for its polyphenol levels – which in normal language, means antioxidants. So I don’t know about you, but I think that means we should drink a lot of it this winter 😉 Continue reading