Tag Archives: Australian wine

Interesting Western Australians

I’m currently in Perth, Western Australia, spending the Christmas break with my parents, who have recently moved here. I’m discovered some interesting, and unusual, wines that don’t really get out on the export market to the UK. First up is … Continue reading

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Oxford team through to final of University Wine Challenge

Earlier this month, the Oxford University blind tasting team confirmed a place in Wine Australia‘s “University Wine Challenge” by defeating Nottingham University in the semi-final. The Wine Challenge is a knockout competition with teams of three from eight universities competing … Continue reading

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Wine and Chocolate

I’m always suspicious of wines that claim to go with chocolate. Any wine that could possibly go with chocolate would need to be acidic enough to cut through the cloying chocolate coating over the palate, sweet enough to complement the … Continue reading

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