Friday Drinks with the FWO

4MayFri

It’s that time of the week again….. Wildman Wine 2017 Heavy Petting Pet-Nat What a pet-nat this is! Great name great label too- made from Nero D'Avola with a dash of Zibbibo all from SA's Riverland and processed in the Barossa for Wildman ...

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Friday Drinks with the FWO

Fri27Apr

Another week – another chance to try some lovely wines….. Nikkal 2017 Chardonnay Another excellent wine in the Nikkal Wines range from Yarra Valley producer Goodman Wines. The 2017 Chardonnay is translucent with a touch of gold; the bouquet ...

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Pinelli Estate Winery Restaurant

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The newest restaurant in the Swan Valley, Pinelli Estate Winery Restaurant (taking the place of Fillaudeau) has been created as a celebration of the Italian heritage of the Pinelli family and is set among the vines on their Caversham ...

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Friday drinks with the FWO

FriApr20

Another selection of wines well worth trying….. Forest Hill 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon From WA's oldest cool climate vineyard the Highbury Fields Cabernet Merlot of Forest Hill. Rich red hue with lifted aromas of blackberries, plums and ...

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Sittella Harvest Event – 2018

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A slightly overcast day with occasional drizzle welcomed food and wine bloggers to the second Harvest@Sittella event on March 24th – again we gathered in the rotunda on the lawns of the winery – recalling that last year, after once in a hundred year ...

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Friday drinks with the FWO

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This week’s review of some of the best we have tasted recently – have a look – you may be inspired! Amato Vino 2016 Rosso Another very impressive wine from Margaret River based Amato Vino - who source grapes from around the country. This ...

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La Fattoria

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La Fattoria is on the site of a 70 year old orchard, still operating with over 1,000 trees producing apples, pears, figs, persimmon, stone fruit and citrus – all available for sale in season. In 2012 vines began to be planted on the property – ...

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Friday Drinks with the FWO

FriDrinksApr6

Another selection of recently enjoyed wines – why not try some yourself this weekend? Marq 2017 Serious Rosé Lovely drop from Mark Warren, made from Grenache. Cherries and strawberries dominate the bouquet with a waft of crushed lemon ...

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Friday Drinks with the FWO

Fri30Mar18

Each Friday I hope to be telling you about some of the wines I have enjoyed recently – suggestions for the weekend ahead! Windance 2017 Glen Valley Rosé What a pretty label and the wine inside loses nothing by comparison. Very pale pink in ...

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Bickley Valley Harvest Festival 2018

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Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th May brings forth the 21st annual Bickley Valley Harvest Festival – a celebration of all this region – so close to the City and yet still something of a secret – has to offer - wine, food, cider, arts and crafts, ...

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