Good Food - Ralph Kyte Powell

2009 Yeringberg Viognier

A SUPERB viognier that encapsulates the amazing aromatic character of this unique white grape. From ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:36:41 EST 2012

2007 Le Volte

ORNELLAIA, the famous "super Tuscan" red of Italy, is fabulous — and fabulously priced. From the ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:36:41 EST 2012

2008 Evans & Tate Margaret River Cabernet Merlot

GOOD-value Margaret River cabernet-merlot that captures the purity and savoury austerity of this ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:36:41 EST 2012

2009 Seppelt Jaluka Chardonnay

FROM Seppelt's challengingly cool, windswept Drumborg vineyard, near Portland, this chardonnay has ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:36:41 EST 2012

2008 Fox Creek Shadow's Run Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon

SHADOW'S Run is one of many quality, reasonably priced reds to come from McLaren Vale. It has ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:36:40 EST 2012

2009 Yalumba The Y Series Merlot

YALUMBA'S extensive South Australian vineyard resources are skilfully managed to provide value ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:59 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

2009 Tessellae Carignan Vieilles Vignes

THE flood of imported wines shows no sign of abating, aided by a strong dollar and the efforts of ...

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Nov 29 05:35:59 EST 2012