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The World of Yalumba

In 1849, a vineyard was planted in Angaston, South Australia, which now makes Yalumba the oldest Australian family winery. Yalumba is also part of an elite group of families in Australia, called ‘First Families of Wine’, with the 12 families … Continue reading

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What’s YOUR Favourite? – Part 2

Many of you took the time to read and comment on the lineups posted from my post earlier this week. I thank you and appreciate your comments! I loved that the choices were a little of everything. Today’s lineup will … Continue reading

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Celebrating Aussie Day!

It’s always interesting to me how other countries celebrate actually becoming a country.  I know it’s a big deal for me to celebrate Canada Day; taking in the festivities of the day and of course the night cannot end without … Continue reading

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Harvest Wines

‘Tis the Season….for Harvest that is.  I love this time of year.  All the brilliant colours of the Autumn leaves, the chill in the air, the breaking out of the sweaters, cardigans and fall jackets, all remind me that the … Continue reading

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Twenty-Five and Fine – Part 1

For those who read my blog, you might think this a bit of a contradictory post, considering that I just talked about the “experienced” palate.  Yes, it’s true that I have enjoyed very expensive wines and aged wines, but it … Continue reading

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