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Leading Aussie winemaker becomes global ambassador

March 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Caleb Radford / 28th of March, 2017   THE man behind Australia’s most famous wine has been given the task of promoting premium wines from his home state to the world. Penfolds‘ chief winemaker Peter Gago has today been appointed South Australia’s inaugural [...]

Sky is no limit for high-altitude wine blend

March 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

An Australian winery has taken tailoring products to suit its target market to new heights.    By Andrew Spence / 6th of March, 2017 St Hallett Wines in South Australia’s Barossa Valley has released a Shiraz blend specifically designed to be sipped in the high-altitude [...]

How I Discovered Wine by Paul Rest

August 4, 2016 // 1 Comment

Arriving in California from the Midwest in the late 1960’s, I thought I knew about wine. My wine experiences were, well, here it goes: Rosé wines from Portugal, Lancers and Mateue; inexpensive French wines that were available at the liquor around the corner from the [...]

A Wine Moment for the Ages by Paul Frederick Rest

August 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

My wine adventures reached a pinnacle with a surprise bottle of wine. This happened some years ago on a visit to friends in Tucson, Arizona. By this time I had some real wine tasting experiences under my belt. I had become so committed I took out a subscription to that [...]