Friday drinks with the FWO


A few more suggestions…. Each Other’s Wine Company Frankland Rosé An impressive rosé. Made from Semillon and Tempranillo by Dan Wegener and Jo Perry. Each Other’s Wine Company Frankland rosé has a lovely apricot hue. A little funkiness on ...

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Friday (belated) drinks with the FWO


Friday Drinks with the FWO Well Friday again, and this time it’s Lady FWO’s birthday – here are some ideas to celebrate with her…. Freehand 2017 Pink Nat Pink Pet-Nat from Freehand Wines. Made from Shiraz grapes it has a delicate and ...

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Friday Drinks with the FWO


Well how quickly that week went past …… so here are some more excellent wines I recommend you try! You will not be disappointed. Yetti and the Kokonut 2017 Mt. Savignan Made from Savagnin it is opaque and cloudy with flor fino oxidized ...

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Petition Wine is a favourite!


Petition Wine and Merchant – a wine bar and wine library – what more could you want? An interesting, and ever changing selection by the glass, or you can choose a bottle from the wonderful collection housed in racks around the room – and even better ...

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The Wine Loft at the Boatshed Markets


Cottesloe’s Boatshed Markets (located in the sheds where Australia II was built), now has a dedicated wine market, the Wine Loft. Built from retrofitted shipping containers it is suspended over the main shopping and produce floor – very eye-catching ...

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One of our favourite Wine Stores


One of our go to places when in the Western suburbs is Lamonts Wine Store in Cottesloe, and with a whiff of spring in the air we decided to make the trip down on the weekend. The most noticeable elements when you enter are the long and high ...

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Lamonts Wine Store


Over the past week we have been to Lamonts Wine Store in Cottesloe twice – on both occasions to attend wine tastings – firstly wines from Picardy, Bill Pannell’s winery at Pemberton, and then a few days later to taste the medal winners at the Swan ...

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Great Southern Pinot Tasting at Petition Wine


Last night we were invited to a tasting of the best of Great Southern Pinot Noir in the extremely attractive and comfortable surrounds of the Petition Wine Store in the State Buildings – and what better place to sample wine than surrounded by racked ...

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The Perth Royal Wine Show


Lady FWO and I attended a Perth Royal Wine Show hosted tasting for wine and food bloggers last night – held at one of our favourite eating and drinking spots, the alluring Lalla Rookh Wine Store. Three chardonnays – all award winners from last ...

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Lamont’s Wine Store


Last week we set out on a sunny day to Cottesloe and an old favourite, Lamont's Wine Store to celebrate our wedding anniversary. One back from Napoleon Street, inside its most noticeable feature is the racks of wine along one wall - and under the ...

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