The Whole Bunch - Creating Organic Wine

Friday, 15 May 2015

Have you always wanted your own organic vineyard? Take some inspiration from this video as Mike and Josh give you an up close and personal look at stalk maturity, flesh and whole bunch carbonic maceration. Organically grown and organically made.


It's grape to go organic

Thursday, 29 January 2015

One of Australia's most respected winemakers now has a certified organic range – Angove Family Vineyards are now the biggest producers of organic wine in the country.

Taste Orange, Sydney

20 - 22 August, 2014

Sample delicious delights from Orange and embark on a whirlwind tour of the food and wine the region has to offer. Pop along for a spot of lunch between 11.30 and 2pm Monday to Friday or swing by the pop-up bar between 5-8pm on Wednesday and Thursday evening. Over 20 of the region's finest wineries, including Rose Hill Wines, Small Acres CIder and Orange Mountain Wines, will be on hand to offer up a taste their most spectacular products. And to ease that rumbling tummy, there'll be plenty of the warming pumpkin and chickpea curry, mini venison steaks and lamb tagine among a whole host of other tasty dishes. You can also take home a taste of Orange with gourmet jams, cheese and relishes on offer. What better way to sample the country charm of this gourmet region?

Where: Martin Place, Sydney.
When: Wednesday 20th to Friday 22nd August, 2014.
Cost: Sample food from as little as $5.00 and wine from $8.00.
Click here for more info.

Krinklewood Biodynamic Vineyard

Krinklewood’s 7th Annual Biodynamic Workshop

Saturday May 25, 2013
Learn everything you need to know about biodynamics at Krinklewood's 7th annual biodynamic workshop, which will be led by experts Hamish Mackay and John Priestly. Participants will learn all the ins and outs of biodynamics, including compost making, mid-row cover crops and nurturing the soil. Krinklewood, which has been fully certified Biodynamic since 2007, is a family owned boutique vineyard situated in the picturesque hunter valley and is the perfect venue for an experience like this.

Where: Krinklewood Biodynamic Vineyard, Hunter Valley, NSW.
When: 9am-5pm, May 25, 2013.
Cost: $135 per person or $210 per couple (incl GST).
Click here for more information and bookings.

lowe wine party

The Vintage Birthday Party

27 April, 2013
As an annual celebration of the new harvest, Lowe Winery is hosting an epic 10-course meal with 20 wines. The Vintage Birthday Party at Lowe Wines is a new tradition for the end of each vintage – for us to be reflecting on the harvest while checking out what shape previous vintages are in. This year marks the third Birthday Party and 13 years since the winery was built in Mudgee. Join CEO David Lowe and other winemakers to celebrate this significant milestone and enjoy the extravagant indulgence.

Where: Lowe Winery, Tinja Lane, Mudgee NSW.
When: Saturday, 27 April, 2013.
Cost: $150 inclusive of wine.
Click here for more information and tickets.


Tobie & Matt: Asia & Europe

Thursday, 5 July 2012

Chef Toby Puttock and wine writer Matt Skinner challenge themselves to create flavoursome dishes accompanied by delicious wines while travelling through Asia and Europe.

The Tour de Pyrmont

20 May 2012

The Pyrmont festival of Food, Wine and Art invites you to one of it's main highlights- a one day outdoor festival with live entertainment, over 120 wines from the Mudgee region and a variety of local gourmet foods for tasting. The "Tour de Pyrmont" is a new join-in event that invites you to ride your bike and enter the "art on wheels" competition. There's a cash prize of $500 for the most creatively dressed rider in the theme of GREEN. Judged by bike enthusiast Nell Schofield from 12:30 to 1PM in front of Culture at Work, 6-8 Scott Street, Pyrmont

Where: Pirrama Park, Pirrama Road, Pyrmont
When: 11AM - 5PM, Sunday 20 May, 2012
Cost: Free
Click here for more information.


Manly Food, Wine and Sustainability Festival

2 & 3 June, 2012

Manly's ever popular Food and Wine Festival is just around the corner and this year its Sustainability Hub will have 16 interactive stalls showcasing the latest innovations in sustainable products, technologies and services. Taking prime position in The Corso, visitors can learn about sustainable practices while enjoying the buzz of the roving entertainment and attractions that surround them! A great opportunity to learn about how to have a sustainable lifestyle, or to promote your sustainable product.

Where: Darley Road intersection at The Corso, Manly, NSW.
When: 11am-5pm, 2nd & 3rd June, 2012.
Cost: $400 for stall holders. Visitors free.
Click here for more information.


Paxton wines

Tuesday, 25 October 2011

Know your grape from soil to seed with the crisp 2010 Paxton Pinot Gris.


Full bodied & bold

Friday, 17 June 2011

Take a bottle of Battle of Bosworth preservative-free organic shiraz to your next BBQ.

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