Good Food - Ralph Kyte Powell

Amadio Adelaide Hills Sagrantino 2011

Amadio Adelaide Hills Sagrantino 2011

Aromatic red made from sagrantino, a grape of central Italy.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Oct 08 00:00:00 EST 2013

Charles Heidsieck Brut Reserve NV

Charles Heidsieck Brut Reserve NV

Revamped with a new bottle and label, historic Charles Heidsieck NV Champagne continues a modern quality tradition pioneered by the late Daniel Thibault in the 1980s.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Oct 08 00:00:00 EST 2013

Dragonfly Sauvignon Blanc Semillon 2013

Dragonfly Sauvignon Blanc Semillon 2013

Dragonfly SBS is driven by sauvignon blanc's blackcurrant, lime, tropical fruit and sweaty smells.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Oct 08 00:00:00 EST 2013

John Duval Plexus Marsanne Roussanne Viognier 2012

John Duval Plexus Marsanne Roussanne Viognier 2012

A three-way "Rhone" white blend from the Barossa Valley

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Oct 08 00:00:00 EST 2013

Longhop Shiraz 2012

Longhop Shiraz 2012

A friendly shiraz from South Australia's Mount Lofty Ranges

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Oct 08 00:00:00 EST 2013

Thompson SSB Semillon Sauvignon Blanc 2012

Thompson SSB Semillon Sauvignon Blanc 2012

Tropical fruit and hop-like savouriness are woven through restrained barrel input

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Oct 01 00:00:00 EST 2013

Angove Long Row Riesling 2013

Angove Long Row Riesling 2013

Another great value wine in Angove's Long Row range

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Oct 01 00:00:00 EST 2013

Dragonfly Shiraz 2012

Dragonfly Shiraz 2012

From WA's Geographe region

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Oct 01 00:00:00 EST 2013

Grey Sands The Mattock 2012

Grey Sands The Mattock 2012

Many Tasmanian wines are relatively unknown on the mainland, but they shouldn't be.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Oct 01 00:00:00 EST 2013

Peter Lehmann Drawcard Shiraz Mataro 2010

Peter Lehmann Drawcard Shiraz Mataro 2010

Mataro, aka mourvedre, adds structure and savouriness to Barossa Valley shiraz.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Oct 01 00:00:00 EST 2013

Mac Forbes Hugh 2011

Mac Forbes Hugh 2011

Mac Forbes' cabernet blend is like a Yarra Valley essence of the "Bordeaux" varieties.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Oct 01 00:00:00 EST 2013

Mayhem & Co Adelaide Hills Chardonnay 2012

Mayhem & Co Adelaide Hills Chardonnay 2012

Adelaide Hills chardonnay that ticks lots of boxes.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Oct 01 00:00:00 EST 2013

Taylors Clare Valley Merlot 2012

Taylors Clare Valley Merlot 2012

Merlot varietal character is elusive, but this example sums it up better than many.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Sep 24 00:00:00 EST 2013

Izadi Crianza 2007

Izadi Crianza 2007

A savoury 100 per cent tempranillo Spanish Rioja red.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Sep 24 00:00:00 EST 2013

Mandoleto Catarratto Terre Siciliane 2012

Mandoleto Catarratto Terre Siciliane 2012

Subtly aromatic with floral, apple and almond aromas, this graceful young dry white wine is made from the Sicilian native grape variety catarratto.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Sep 24 00:00:00 EST 2013

Nantua Les Deux Chardonnay 2012

Nantua Les Deux Chardonnay 2012

Nantua is the second label of Beechworth winery Giaconda.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Sep 24 00:00:00 EST 2013

Oliver's Taranga Fiano 2013

Oliver's Taranga Fiano 2013

Oliver's McLaren Vale explores unorthodox varieties under this label.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Sep 24 00:00:00 EST 2013

Scion Durif 2008

Scion Durif 2008

Rutherglen in north-eastern Victoria is very traditional wine country, dotted with old wineries and vineyards.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Sep 24 00:00:00 EST 2013

Ulithorne Chi Grenache Shiraz 2010

Ulithorne Chi Grenache Shiraz 2010

From century-old McLaren Vale grenache vines and 42-year-old shiraz

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Sep 24 00:00:00 EST 2013

Pewsey Vale Eden Valley Riesling 2013

Pewsey Vale Eden Valley Riesling 2013

An Australian classic and a bargain.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Sep 17 00:00:00 EST 2013