wine


Have you tried our Sangrato?

Our Sangrato is an unusual wine that can be called Rose or Amber. It’s made from Grenache and Muscat Blanc (40/60) bled off the red and amber ferments after 24 hours, in a process also known as salasso. Fermented in an old barrel with its native yeasts and bacteria and then […]


La Pastorella and Barrica Rose wines released! Delivered free!

We’re very happy to release these two delicious wines from our 2015 range: La Pastorella (white) and Barrica Rose (rose). Once you order online or by email the wine will be delivered postage-free to your address (within Australia)! La Pastorella (white wine) Dry grown Semillon with a touch of Muscat Blanc […]

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Agricultural chemicals came from war zones

Unbelievably, as I was writing this post and searching for a “danger to your life” image to add to it, I came across this very recent ABC article, promoting the use of chemicals. How ironic, and how sad … But let me continue with my blog … Heavily used in […]


Do you buy your wine according to wine critics’ ratings?

As we’ve also said: “experts can’t judge wine accurately”! A 2005 study proved that even trained wine critics  can be  mistaken. Of course, the wine industry which depends on  the ratings of a handful of “wine judges” doesn’t like such findings. Wine taste is very subjective – how could a […]

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