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 ...

Read More »

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 ...

Read More »

Bickley Valley Harvest Festival 2018

BICKLEY-CARMEL-5

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, ...

Read More »

Taste Great Southern 2018

26991824_1017005051781883_4919672054930766374_n

There is so much going on in WA over the next month with Taste Great Southern 2018 an absolute highlight – a celebration of the food, wine, produce and natural attractions of the Great Southern region, this festival officially runs from 8th to 25th ...

Read More »

Faber Vineyard Harvest Seafood Barbecue

Salmon

Faber, one the best of the many Swan Valley wineries, held a celebration to mark harvest over the long weekend, with a seafood barbeque as its centre point – along with the wines of course. Tables and chairs were set up behind the tasting room under ...

Read More »

The Vineyard Kitchen at Brookside

Rose

We recently returned to the Vineyard Kitchen to celebrate a birthday, and what a lovely spot it is. On this occasion we sat on the upper terrace under shade, adjacent to rolling lawns and looking down to the other diners sitting beside the meandering ...

Read More »

Ambrook Wines

rose

Ambrook Wines, in West Swan Road, Caversham have acquired a restaurant licence which allows the sale of food, and wine to consume at the winery by glass or bottle, as well as the usual tasting of their range and takeaway wine. Food on offer ...

Read More »

Wine Show WA Awards – 2017

Dancing

The Wine Show of Western Australia is celebrating its 40th year, and on Friday night we were invited along to the Grand Ballroom at the Hyatt in the Perth for their Gala Awards Dinner – and the chance to taste the award winning wines, enjoy fine food ...

Read More »