Jim Barry Assyrtiko

Jim Barry Assyrtiko

This grape is a native of Greece and it was first planted in Australia by Peter Barry of Jim Barry wines in the Clare Valley South Australia in 2012.  Peter had tried the wine in its native Santorini Greece whilst on holiday and noted its similarities to Riesling that...
Some Days Are Diamonds.

Some Days Are Diamonds.

Yesterday, not only did I go to the Port Adelaide-Collingwood game to see The Power win convincingly, then win a signed football at the after game function. I came home to Duck Agnolotti paired with a delicious 2013 Spring Vale Pinot Noir. I had been saving this one...

Wine Taste talk Has Moved To Melbourne

You may have noticed that Wine Taste Talk has been fairly quiet recently. This is due to my relocation to Melbourne, including moving the cellar, which was no small task!!!!! Not to mention selling a house and finding a new one. With the office, house and wine now...

2016 Welcome to a Year of Interesting Wine

I enjoyed many great wines last year that you might like, I thought this year I would share them with you. I may share the people, places and foods that accompanied the wine as good wine should always be shared, or it may be a straight tasting with some information...