Tag Archives: 2010

Feudi del Pisciotto Frappato 2010, Sicily

Frappato di Vittoria is a Sicilian grape variety that makes light and fragrant red wines. However all Frappatos tend to be IGT and there is only one DOCG wine from Sicily. The attractive label on the Feudi del Pisciotto is … Continue reading

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Araldica Barolo Flori 2010

A great bottle of foreign wine for pizza this weekend is this Araldica Barolo for ~$30. Seriously?! Barolo which tends to be in excess of $80! Very suspicious, this can’t be good no? But look.¬†The quality of wines carrying the … Continue reading

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Frankland Estate Isolation Ridge Riesling 2010, Frankland River, WA

AUD$35. I pulled this one out after having left it pick up a bit of age. I had hoped for some character development, but I feel that its rate of progression suggests this is a 2-3 year drinking wine. Or … Continue reading

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Massena The Surly Muse Viognier 2010, Barossa Valley, SA

Purchased from Cloudwine $20. Pulled this last bottle out from my fridge today.¬†Current vintage 2013. Made from 100% Viognier, the Massena Surly Muse 2010 is well ripened with intense notes of peaches, poached pears, honeysuckle and a whiff of fennel … Continue reading

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Boxing Day wines. And go on, unwrap that saucisson.

On days when you just need a break, you want to take it slow, sit back and enjoy the sunshine, sip on something that quaffs easily, these are the wines for you. Both reds are sub-$30, the Celestial Bay Shiraz … Continue reading

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