Good Food - Ralph Kyte Powell

Torres Celeste Ribera del Duero Crianza 2010

Torres Celeste Ribera Del Duero Crianza 2010

This tempranillo is complex on the nose with aromas of stewed cherries, walnuts and mocha.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 17 22:34:08 EST 2014

Yalumba Eden Valley Roussanne 2012

Yalumba Eden Valley Rousanne 2012

Smooth and rich with a sustained, fragrant finish.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 17 22:34:38 EST 2014

Logan Weemala Shiraz Viognier 2012

Logan Weemala Shiraz Viognier 2012

This NSW wine offers pepper, floral and cherry aromas of appealing sweet/savoury balance.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 17 22:34:55 EST 2014

Murphy’s Stout (500ml can)

Murphy's Irish Stout

Guinness isn’t the only great Irish stout. In Cork, they drink Murphy’s.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 17 22:33:29 EST 2014

Aperol Aperitivo (700ml bottle)

Aperol Aperitivo

An Italian aperitif that's very inviting with ice, a splash of soda and a slice of orange.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 17 22:33:14 EST 2014

Ten Minutes by Tractor Wallis Chardonnay 2012

Ten Minutes By Tractor Wallis Chardonnay 2012

A complex melange of stone fruits, creamy butterscotch and leesy notes.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 17 22:33:44 EST 2014

The Salvation Barossa Valley Gewurztraminer 2013

Magpie Estate The Salvation Barossa Valley Gewurztraminer 2013

Its exotic perfumes of lychee, rosewater and spice are very seductive.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 17 22:33:56 EST 2014

Dawson & James Chardonnay 2011

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Elegant aromas of lovely varietal purity suggest citrus fruits, white peach and honey.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Aug 04 15:16:26 EST 2014

Mud House Marlborough Pinot Gris 2013

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This Kiwi pinot gris offers pear, peach and banana aromas of juicy freshness.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Aug 04 15:16:37 EST 2014

Highland Park 12 Year Old Single Malt Whisky 700ml

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This Scottish malt whisky is a mellow, satisfying style with complex aromas suggesting florals, citrus, nutty oak and woodsmoke.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Aug 04 15:16:15 EST 2014

Pilsner Urquell 330ml

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This superb Czech beer ought to be in all good bars, restaurants and bottle shops.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Aug 04 15:16:17 EST 2014

Oakdene William Shiraz 2012

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The palate has fine drying tannins and a currant tang at the end.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Aug 04 15:16:20 EST 2014

Mesh Eden Valley Riesling 2013

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Mesh has a classical regional aroma of lime and spice with a floral overlay.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Aug 04 15:16:23 EST 2014

Vasse Felix Heytesbury Cabernet Sauvignon Petit Verdot Malbec 2011

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This is a superb top-end Margaret River cabernet.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Aug 04 15:16:35 EST 2014

All Saints Family Cellar Durif 2009

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This durif smells complex and wholesome with crushed berries, treacle pudding and dusty oak aromas.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Aug 04 15:16:19 EST 2014

Illuminati Riparosso Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 2011

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For many years Riparosso has given us honest Italian red at a great price.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Aug 04 11:03:33 EST 2014

Cheapskate's wine guide

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Get the lowdown on casks and cleanskins, plus 20 bargain bottles for under $15.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue May 13 03:00:00 EST 2014

Oakridge 864 Single Block Willowlake Yarra Valley Chardonnay 2012

Oakridge 864 Single Block Willowlake Yarra Valley Chardonnay 2012

Subtle complexity drives this modern chardonnay.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Feb 25 00:00:00 EST 2014

Ryder Watervale Clare Valley Riesling 2013

Ryder Watervale Clare Valley Riesling 2013

Ryder is a great-value Clare Valley label.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Feb 25 00:00:00 EST 2014

Wirra Wirra The Absconder Grenache 2012

Wirra Wirra The Absconder Grenache 2012

Is that $70 for a McLaren Vale grenache? It may seem excessive at first but this is no ordinary wine.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Feb 25 00:00:00 EST 2014