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The Dinner Party Collective - Full Fall/Autumn Menu

A quick update on the fun project I had been involved with – The Dinner Party Collective (TDPC for short). For those of you unfamiliar with TDPC – it is a collaborative project of food and wine bloggers, aimed at creating full dinner menus with focus on seasonal ingredients in both northern and southern hemispheres, and with all the dishes on the menu coming with suggested wine pairings. 128 more words


Hong Kong and the Super Rhônes

Chêne Bleu – Domaine de la Verrière.

The term Super Rhône is employed by the Sarment Wine team to reference the quality of particular wines despite the official labelling being Vin de Pays (VdP/IGP). 598 more words


Buena Vista Hotel

Who else loves a good Wine Dinner?  I attended a Wynns Coonawarra Estate Wine Dinner at the  Buena Vista Hotel in Mosman.  The Hotel has recently changed ownership and is surging in popularity on  Sydney’s lower North Shore.   12 more words

Weekendnotes Reviews

Mine Sweeping, Barolo Style!

When I was a student there was always the slight issue of having next to no money! I didn’t complain too much, nearly no one around me had any either. 391 more words


The Most Ridiculous Wine Tasting Of My Life!

Last week, when Conrad from the Wine Wankers was over from Australia, a few producers in a place called Serralunga D’Alba decided to get together and put on a… 421 more words


Savigny Les Beaune

Simon Bize & Fils’ Savigny Les Beaune Aux Grands Liards 2009. Burgundy, France. Approx $40/bottle online, 12.5% ABV

The color is vibrant ruby with violet edges. 200 more words

Red Wine

May Contest - Dare to Pair

At the International Wine and Spirits Guild, we love teaching interested enthusiasts about the finer points of wine appreciation, especially pairing wines with delicious meals.  Here on our blog we love to share recipes for such meals, and we notably have a series of Paired Wine Dinners where we suggest wines to go with each course of a delightful dinner that you can make at home. 272 more words

May 2015