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A Gourmet Treat coming up at Novotel Barossa

I was very fortunate to attend a sneak preview of the gourmet dinner that the Novotel Barossa Valley Resort is presenting, with help from the legendary Langmeil Winery, on Saturday the 20th of August at the NAB Barossa Gourmet Weekend. … Continue reading

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Comedy in the Vines at the Barossa Vintage Festival

This year’s Barossa Vintage Festival, 23rd April – 1st May, has a great programme of wine-focused events for wine lovers, and plenty to entertain you too! This year a new event will be held at Linfield Road Wines in Williamstown … Continue reading

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Rick Bakas Wine Events in Australia

Wine Communicators Australia (WCA) are bringing Rick Bakas to Australia later this month for a series of lectures and social media events. Continue reading

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Revealing the Family Tree of Grapes

Genomics researcher Sean Myles developed a technique for testing the genetic variation commonly found in grapes, then scanned the US Department of Agriculture grape germplasm collection to reveal how modern grape varieties are like a closely related family. His findings … Continue reading

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8 Great Reasons to Join WineQuota

WineQuota will offer Australian wine lovers an exciting new way to buy quality wine online, at great prices, and we’re launching soon! To be one of the first to hear about our launch date and more about exactly how WineQuota … Continue reading

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Vermentino & Sardines

On Friday evening Adelaide Central Market was the scene for the first of three “Vermentino & Sardines – The Musical”  events, organised by wine writer Max Allen in association with some of Australia’s Vermentino producers. The event was a great … Continue reading

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Our “wine pack” promotion’s closed, but you can still join!

We drew the three winners of our competition (see previous post). Isabella & Meg in Adelaide & Justin in Sydney have their prizes and are, no doubt, enjoying them! Thanks again to teh fabulous wineries who supported us: Vinteloper, Golding, Langmeil, … Continue reading

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Join WineQuota to win 6 great wines!

We’re launching a new way to buy wine online very soon! Aussie wine lovers can join NOW, to be the first to hear how WineQuota works. Join up and you’ll have three chances to win this pack of six great … Continue reading

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Oh what a night! Winedown in Adelaide

Last night in Adelaide a bunch of Twitter users and their friends gathered for WineDown, a Twitter “meetup”. Adelaide has Twitter gatherings frequently but this was the first dedicated to tasting wine from local winemakers, and sampling boutique beer and … Continue reading

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Tasting Teusner Wines

Tasting Teusner wines in Adelaide Continue reading

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