Good Food - Ralph Kyte Powell

McWilliam's Hanwood Estate 10-Year-Old Grand Tawny

A FAVOURITE sipper 30 years or 40 years ago, Hanwood 10-Year-Old resides in that twilight zone ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:40 EST 2012

2009 Jip Jip Rocks Shiraz Cabernet

A RUSTIC example of the time-honoured Australian blend of cabernet sauvignon and shiraz, this wine ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:39 EST 2012

2009 Angove Vineyard Select Limestone Coast Chardonnay

IN THE quest for more distinctive wines, Angove's "Vineyard Select" range strays from the winery's ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:39 EST 2012

2010 Terra Felix La Vie en Rose

GOOD rosé is seen by many of us as a summer thing but there are many situations in cooler weather ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:39 EST 2012

2004 Ramos Pinto Porto LBV

PORTUGUESE LBV port has similarities to vintage port, but longer wood ageing and less concentration ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:38 EST 2012

2010 Marchand & Burch Mount Barrow Pinot Noir

FROM the Marchand & Burch Australian-French collaboration, this Mount Barker pinot offers aromas ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:38 EST 2012

2010 Chateau Thieuley Bordeaux Sec

A SAUVIGNON blanc-semillon blend, Chateau Thieuley is a modern style, light years ahead of the ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:37 EST 2012

2009 Maycas del Limari Reserva Syrah

THE flood of imported wine continues. This exotically aromatic Chilean shiraz is a savoury wine ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:37 EST 2012

2010 Red Knot Cabernet Sauvignon

AN HONEST McLaren Vale cabernet sauvignon at a good price. Black fruits and appealing liquorice, ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:36 EST 2012

2011 Jim Barry Watervale Riesling

EVERY year, this wine, with the big "W" on the label, is one of the first new-vintage Clare ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:35 EST 2012

2010 Jacob's Creek Reserve Adelaide Hills Chardonnay

IF YOU ever want to demonstrate the good value of modern Australian chardonnay, look no further ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:34 EST 2012

2009 Eldridge Estate Clonal Blend Pinot Noir

DAVID and Wendy Lloyd of the Mornington Peninsula are passionate about pinot noir. This has a ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:34 EST 2012

2009 Wynns Coonawarra Estate V&A Lane Cabernet Shiraz

V&A Lane divides the northern and southern parts of the Coonawarra vineyard strip. The V&A ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:33 EST 2012

2010 Over the Shoulder by Oakridge Chardonnay

OAKRIDGE'S top Yarra Valley chardonnays attract plenty of attention these days but don't overlook ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:33 EST 2012

2009 Best's Great Western Bin No. 1 Shiraz

A FINE example of honest, unforced regional wine that makes Great Western shiraz a time-honoured ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:32 EST 2012

2010 Trentham Pinot Noir

TRENTHAM Estate, on the Murray near Mildura, was an Australian pioneer of pinot noir with true ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:32 EST 2012

2008 Mount Langi Ghiran Billi Billi Shiraz

AN AROMATIC shiraz from Victoria's Grampians region, a very old wine area with a proud heritage. ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:31 EST 2012

2009 Caldora Montepulciano d'Abruzzo

MONTEPULCIANO d'Abruzzo wine is less well-known than the world-renowned Italian reds of Tuscany and ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:30 EST 2012

2008 Pondalowie Special Release Tempranillo

DOMINIC and Krystina Morris of Pondalowie have experience with tempranillo and it shows. ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:30 EST 2012

2010 Wantirna Estate Amelia Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot

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A subtle, stylish cabernet from the estate that began the Yarra Valley renaissance in the '60s.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Nov 27 17:17:12 EST 2012