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UOMSWS Introduction to Wine Tasting Semester 1 2014

This is the slightly overdue write-up for the University of Melbourne Student Wine Society’s Introduction to Wine Tasting session held back in April. We ran two concurrent sessions with the same line-up of wines. One group was led stumbling down the … Continue reading

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Unveiling the Opal of Ch Coutet, at work!

I’m so glad I found this tasting as my intended attendance at the trade tasting didn’t eventuate. I’m gutted that I missed out on the chance to taste the 2001 Cuvee Madame. I’ll have to dig deep into the pockets … Continue reading

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Middle Fish – sitting at just about the right spot

The suburb that is Melbourne University is one that offers no shortage of food options, especially with Lygon St a stone’s throw away. But if Italian cuisine or pizza isn’t for you, there is also an abundance of cafes in … Continue reading

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