Josef Chromy NV Tasmanian Cuvée

Josef Chromy NV Tasmanian Cuvee

Last, but definitely not least, in the Wine Selectors 2019 Calendar Collection (a great gift idea for Christmas) we have the Josef Chromy Wines NV Tasmanian Cuvée sparkling wine. This beauty is matched with chef Nick Raitt’s slow baked salmon, ceviche salmon, salad and sparkling oyster cream – YES PLEASE.

The cool climate of Tazzie is known for producing word class bubbles and I must admit this bottle of Josef Chromy went down an absolute treat, in fact, it hardly touched the sides. Continue reading

Voyager Estate ‘Grit By Sea’ Cabernet Merlot 2014

Imagine this…. A glass of Margaret River Cabernet Merlot with beef short ribs, treacle glaze, celeriac and mushrooms. Droooool!

Voyager Estate Grit By Sea Cabernet Merlot 2014This delightful combo is June’s wine and recipe match from the Wine Selectors 2019 Calendar Collection ($195 for 12 bottles of wine + 12 recipes from Australian chefs and a drool-worthy 2019 calendar). This recipe is from Chef Santiago Fernandez. Continue reading

Leogate Estate Wines Brokenback Vineyard Shiraz 2015

This food and wine match makes me drool.

Leogate Estate Wines Brokenback Vineyard Shiraz 2015In Wine Selectors 2019 Calendar Collection they’ve matched this Hunter Valley Leogate Estate Wines 2015 Brokenback Vineyard Shiraz with chef Bryan Anton’s pistachio crusted lamb rack, pea cous cous and tahini cucumber yoghurt sauce. Yum! Continue reading

Watershed Shades Sauvignon Blanc Semillon 2017

I remember visiting Watershed Premium Wines on my first trip to Margaret River in 2013. We had a wonderful tasting and lunch.

Watershed Shades Sauvignon Blanc Semillon 2017This Shades 2017 Sauvignon Blanc Semillon (SBS) is part of Wine Selectors 2019 Calendar Collection case – which would make a really great Christmas gift for the wine and food lover in your life.

The matching recipe from Chef Andrea Gasparini is Chargrilled Octopus, Chorizo, Capsicum and Almond Cream – yum! Continue reading

Shaw Vineyard Estate Merlot 2016

Wondering what wine to match with kangaroo?

Shaw Vineyard Estate Merlot 2016How about a deliciously tasty Merlot from Canberra.

This Shaw Vineyard Estate 2016 Merlot has been matched with Chef Anthony Davis’s Kangaroo Fillet, King Brown Mushroom, Potato, Roast Beets and Merlot Jus in the Wine Selectors 2019 Calendar Collection Case. Continue reading