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Unico Zelo Berry Blosom Rosato Nebbiolo 2015, Clare Valley

Unico Zelo was established by Brendan and Laura Carter in 2012 but despite being a fledgling in this ultra competitive industry, it has an impressive portfolio of wines and even a perfume business wafting through the cool Adelaide Hills. They are … Continue reading

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Tim Adams Pinot Gris 2013, Clare Valley, SA

AUD$19. One of Australia’s best Pinot Gris, Tim Adams’ brilliant lychee syrup, nashi pear flesh laden offering is still drinking wonderfully despite the current vintage being the 2014 bottling. Light yellow-gold colour, a fresh nose which tends to last 2 … Continue reading

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The ever-changing tide of booze

So here’s a rather unexpected trend to tell of, total alcohol consumption has fallen for the 6th consecutive year. Well, perhaps not, with the growing awareness of the importance of exercise in our daily life, minimising the consumption of high … Continue reading

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Kilikanoon Kavel’s Flock Shiraz 2010, Barossa Valley

Announcing it’s presence for 2013, this Clare Valley outpost is proudly trumpeted as James Halliday’s Winery of the Year. With an impressive lineup of wines which umbrella the Clare, Barossa and McLaren Vale, the Kavel’s Flock Shiraz is one label … Continue reading

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Matchbox Wine Co Riesling 2011, Clare Valley, SA

I learnt about this new label from the Aug issue of Gourmet Traveller Wine. A single vineyard wine made from fruit off vines planted in 1982. I love the old-school matchbox labels. $30 direct from winery.  Wild yeast fermented, a … Continue reading

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