Huon Hooke

Huon Hooke

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Tulloch Wines back in cracking form

Tulloch Wines has been reborn.

A family touch has put things back on track at the reborn company.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Tue Jun 30 00:15:00 EST 2015

Water Wheel Memsie Homestead Shiraz 2013

A generous, full-bodied mouthful with stacks of flavour.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Jun 22 11:13:06 EST 2015

Madfish Riesling 2014

Soft and very dry, this white is already showing some colour.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Jun 22 11:13:08 EST 2015

Grant Burge Thorn Riesling 2014

Delicate and dry taste with a lovely texture and purity of flavour.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Jun 22 11:13:12 EST 2015

Mantra Chardonnay 2014

An intense taste with a bouquet of malt and butterscotch.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Jun 22 11:13:14 EST 2015

Brokenwood Forest Edge Chardonnay 2014

An exceptionally drinkable chardonnay with aromas of grapefruit and nectarine.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Jun 22 11:13:17 EST 2015

Te Mata Estate Coleraine 2013

This sumptuous red wine blend with a full-bodied palate oozes class.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Jun 22 11:13:19 EST 2015

Rock Ferry Cawte's Cave Pinot Noir 2013

Deep-coloured, rich and concentrated, this red is a great buy.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Jun 22 11:13:21 EST 2015

Little Creatures Return of the Dread Domestic Extra Stout

A very rich, dense beer with appealing softness and a strong malt aroma.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Jun 22 11:13:23 EST 2015

Wine in the movies: Raising a glass to the big screen

Ingrid Bergman and Cary Grant check out the cellar in 'Notorious'.

Wine has played a role in movies great and small.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Tue Jun 16 00:00:00 EST 2015

Ardbeg Perpetuum Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky

A wonderfully aromatic and intense malt.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Jun 08 11:29:01 EST 2015

Stonier Pinot Noir 2013

Entry-level pinot with outstanding quality.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Jun 08 11:29:04 EST 2015

F.X. Pichler Loibner Burgstall Federspiel Riesling 2013

This riesling has an exciting difference, with hints of pineapple.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Jun 08 11:29:07 EST 2015

Juniper Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2011

A substantial, well-concentrated red for the cellar.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Jun 08 11:29:09 EST 2015

Willunga 100 Shiraz Viognier 2013

An intense and fleshy drop with lingering flavour.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Jun 08 11:29:12 EST 2015

Snake + Herring Tough Love Chardonnay 2014

Rich, refined and fruit-driven with subtle complexities.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Jun 08 11:29:14 EST 2015

Peter Lehmann Portrait Dry Riesling 2014

An aerial white that dances across the tongue.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Jun 08 11:29:17 EST 2015

D'Arenberg The High Trellis Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

A rich red with intense flavour.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Jun 08 11:29:19 EST 2015

Can wine really be worth $700 a bottle?

Wine

Wealthy wine-buyers are pushing prices up at the sharp end.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Tue May 26 00:00:00 EST 2015

Parker Coonawarra Estate Shiraz 2013

A lush, full-bodied red with lovely texture and balance.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon May 25 15:11:45 EST 2015