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Angullong Fossil Hill Sangiovese 2016

The label on the Fossil Hill range from Angullong celebrate the inland sea that delivered nutrient rich fossils to the foothills of Mount Canbolas, Orange NSW. 94 more words

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Black and thick with a heady garnet edge.  Dusty linen and wilted floral with pruney ripe fruit and egg-white fills the nose.  Crisp minerality combined with deep fruit create an als0-ran substance of slightly aged Chianti.   49 more words


Yalumba The Y Series Sangiovese Rosé 2017

Whilst listed as South Australia, there’s onloy two regions that the fruit is sourced from: The Barossa and Wrattonbully. Two Barossa Valley blocks are Tony Brooks’ vineyard in Gomersal. 127 more words

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The First Night with Everyone

Here we were in Las Vegas and trying to find someplace that everyone would enjoy.  With the grandchildren getting older, there are all acquiring likes and dislikes about food, a rather common occurrence and one they could probably blame on their grandfather, the King of fussy eaters.  565 more words


Castiglion del Bosco Dainero 2012

Merlot from Riparbella, Pisa, Tuscany, Italy

90% merlot

10% sangiovese

13.5% alcohol

Purchased: 6 March 2017  –  $16.99

Opened: 28 Feb 2018

els: 8.5/10

James Suckling: 92… 808 more words

Red Wine


Some more tasting notes from the event. Again, all can be found here, and again, in no particular order (i.e. I did not rank them). Many, many fine wines, only a couple of stinkers; stinkers with the proviso that someone, somewhere will like them, just not me. 1,609 more words


Pizzini Pietra Rossa Sangiovese 2015

Label translates as “Red Stone” due to the iron oxide rich and rocky soils where this fruit is grown, and from “an absolutely cracking vintage” according to the Pizzinis. 87 more words

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