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Newcastle West Food Tour

The next Newcastle West Food Tour takes place on Thursday 20 July.  Starting at 10am, guests will enjoy a number of tastings before indulging in a lunch created using local ingredients at a gastro pub in the heart of Newcastle West.   33 more words

Irish Food

Plonk Plonk Fizz Fizz Part 2 - The Reds

Our journey into red plonk territory wasn’t nearly as successful as the whites were. Of the four wines we tasted, just one was worth buying– the… 58 more words

Big Reds

Beer Tasting: Hell Creek Amber Ale 1.1

The keg is gone barely a week for my wild hop amber ale, so it’s better late than never in posting this review. Also, I bottled up a few of these and enjoyed sharing them with some folks at Homebrew Con (including a paleontologist or two)! 285 more words


Pruning Dromana 2017 and Tasting

Today we pruned our rows at the Dromana Estate Vineyard. We have 10 rows each with 40 vines.

Where possible we cordon prune. That is we keep 2, 1 year old canes and tie these down along the fruiting wire. 187 more words

Day 5: Little Germany

We ended up in Germany! Well, kind off. Hayden and I spent the day in Hahndorf. It’s just under an hour from Adelaide by bus and is so cute! 268 more words

Plonk Plonk Fizz Fizz

Summer and wine go together like, well, winter and wine, or spring and wine. Wine is a treat for all seasons. But in the summer, even serious $30+ a bottle wine lovers can warm up to a $10 Catalan Garnaxta or an $8 Portuguese Vinho Verde. 143 more words

Lisa's Whites

Beer Tasting: Thumbspike Saison 2.0

I managed to do a tasting with the very last glass of this! Talk about good timing.

  • Appearance
    • Thick white head, with excellent persistence. The beer itself is medium gold, with a slight haze.
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