Good Food - Ralph Kyte Powell

Wines, an India pale ale and vodka sampled

A 'serious' rosé heads this week's list of wines to tempt the palate.

Good Food | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 24 23:30:00 EST 2014

Belvedere Vodka

The clean flavours of this Polish vodka make it ideal to drink on its own.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 24 18:24:07 EST 2014

James Squire Stowaway IPA

A robust India Pale Ale with powerful aromas of sweet malt and aromatic hops.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 24 18:22:06 EST 2014

Henschke Mount Edelstone Shiraz 2012

This classic Henschke Eden Valley shiraz has perfect poise and balance.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 24 18:16:31 EST 2014

Brand’s Laira Foundation Coonawarra Shiraz 2012

A Coonawarra shiraz with plenty of juicy flavour and a drying tannin backbone.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 24 18:15:38 EST 2014

De Iuliis Sunshine Vineyard Semillon 2014

A fine, youthful Hunter semillon that should develop toasty complexity with age.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 24 18:14:08 EST 2014

Mandoleto Terre Siciliana Nero d’Avola 2013

An honest, rustic Sicilian red with flavours of ripe berries.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 24 18:13:13 EST 2014

Tahbilk Marsanne 2014

A Victorian marsanne with fresh, clean aromas and a zesty finish.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 24 18:12:21 EST 2014

Vignerons Schmolzer & Brown Pret-a-Rosé 2014

An unlikely Beechworth blend of sangiovese and pinot noir, with aromas that are savoury and inviting.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 24 18:11:04 EST 2014

Pernod

An aniseed spirit that is hauntingly evocative of warm provencal evenings.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 10 16:51:40 EST 2014

Monteith's Black Beer

Monteith’s Black from New Zealand has a smoky, rich mouthful with caramel and mocha-like flavours.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 10 16:49:48 EST 2014

West Cape Howe Styx Gully Chardonnay 2013

A young Mount Barker (WA) chardonnay that is mouth-filling and rich.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 10 16:14:29 EST 2014

Escarpment Te Rehua Martinborough Pinot Noir 2012

A great, full-bodied New Zealand pinot noir from Martinborough.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 10 16:10:19 EST 2014

Seppelt St Peters Shiraz 2012

Seppelt Great Western Shiraz is a traditional regional style at its best.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 10 16:05:29 EST 2014

Ninth Island Tasmania Pinot Noir 2013

A clean and inviting pinot noir with nicely layered tannins and good depth.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 10 15:55:48 EST 2014

Mount Avoca Moates Lane Shiraz 2012

Value shiraz from Victoria’s Pyrenees with a finely textured, ripe palate of gentle drinkability.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 10 15:52:22 EST 2014

Deen De Bortoli Vat 2 Sauvignon Blanc 2013

An agreeable Riverina sauvignon blanc that is ripe, light and easy.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 10 15:42:42 EST 2014

Penfolds Magill Estate 2012

A superb shiraz combining suggestions of exotic spice, forest fruits and beautifully integrated oak.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Nov 10 15:35:07 EST 2014

Good Food Wine Guide: Ralph Kyte-Powell's latest wine picks.

Ralph Kyte-Powell's latest wine picks.

Good Food | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Wed Nov 05 11:51:25 EST 2014

Ralph Kyte-Powell's Wine Guide

Ralph Kyte-Powell takes us through his wines of the week.

Good Food | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Oct 28 00:00:00 EST 2014