Good Food - Ralph Kyte Powell

Mt. Monster Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

Mt Monster 2012 Cabernet

Satisfying Limestone Coast cabernet with intense, succulent, varietally pure black fruit and currant aromas.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Jan 28 00:00:00 EST 2014

Rosily Vineyard Margaret River Cabernet Sauvignon 2011

Rosily-Vineyard-Margaret-River-Cabernet-Sauvignon-2011

This has appetising blackcurrant, herb and subtle cedar oak aromas.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Jan 21 00:00:00 EST 2014

Longview Boatshed Adelaide Hills Nebbiolo Rosé 2013

Longview Boatshed Adelaide Hills Nebbiolo Rosé 2013

Nebbiolo makes good pink wine.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Jan 21 00:00:00 EST 2014

Barking Mad Shiraz 2012

Barking Mad Shiraz 2012

Hearty Clare Valley shiraz at a great price.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Jan 21 00:00:00 EST 2014

Mr Mick Clare Valley Riesling 2013

Mr Mick Clare Valley Riesling 2013

Great value Clare Valley riesling with an aromatic nose of sweet floral perfumes, lime and spice.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Jan 21 00:00:00 EST 2014

Grampians Estate Rutherford Sparkling Shiraz 2010

Grampians Estate Rutherford Sparkling Shiraz 2010

Those celebrating Australia Day should toast the nation with something unique to this country and a festive glass of sparkling shiraz ticks the box.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Jan 21 00:00:00 EST 2014

Coldstream Hills The Esplanade Pinot Noir 2012

A profound nose runs from fragrant florals through black cherry, cocoa and spice.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Jan 21 00:00:00 EST 2014

Chandon Vintage Tasmanian Cuvée 2009

Chandon Vintage Tasmanian Cuvée 2009

The Chandon '09 offers citrus, strawberry and herby fruit, with light, yeasty richness to add classical dimension.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Jan 21 00:00:00 EST 2014

Toi Toi Clutha Central Otago Pinot Noir 2012

Toi Toi Clutha Central Otago Pinot Noir 2012

The last vintage of this reasonably priced New Zealand pinot noir was amazing value and so is this 2012 number.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Thu Jan 16 13:35:47 EST 2014

Tahbilk Marsanne 2013

Tahbilk Marsanne 2013

This youthful 2013 fits a different brief as an each-way bet, for fresh consumption now, or for the cellar

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Wed Jan 15 11:18:55 EST 2014

Glaetzer Dixon Tasmania Nouveau Wine 2013

Glaetzer Dixon Tasmania Nouveau Wine 2013

This Tassie pinot noir emulates the drink-now style of French beaujolais.

Eat Out | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Jan 14 00:00:00 EST 2014

Tim Gramp Clare Valley Watervale Riesling 2013

Tim Gramp Clare Valley Watervale Riesling 2013

Tim Gramp rieslings are always bargains.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Jan 14 00:00:00 EST 2014

Medhurst Reserve Chardonnay 2011

Medhurst Reserve Chardonnay 2011

Yarra chardonnay of subtle complexity and balance.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Jan 14 00:00:00 EST 2014

Jacques Puffeney Arbois Vin Jaune 2004

Jacques Puffeney Arbois Vin Jaune 2004

From France's Jura, this trendy savagnin has yeast and oxidative inputs for savoury complexity.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Jan 14 00:00:00 EST 2014

Deep Woods Ivory Semillon Sauvignon Blanc 2013

Deep Woods Ivory Semillon Sauvignon Blanc 2013

A good summer quaffer from Margaret River.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Jan 14 00:00:00 EST 2014

Deviation Road Loftia Vintage Brut 2011

Deviation Road Loftia Vintage Brut 2011

Adelaide Hills pinot noir chardonnay sparkler.

Eat Out | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Tue Dec 17 00:00:00 EST 2013

Morris Old Premium Rare Liqueur Tokay

Morris Old Premium Rare Liqueur Tokay

The best Rutherglen tokays are breathtaking.

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

Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin La Grande Dame 2004

Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin La Grande Dame 2004

Heading a superb 2004 Veuve Clicquot champagne family, La Grande Dame has fantastic complexity.

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

Clyde Park Pinot Noir 2012

Clyde Park Pinot Noir 2012

Smooth, likeable Geelong pinot.

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

Houghton Sparkling Classic Pinot Noir Chardonnay Cuvee Brut NV

Houghton Sparkling Classic Pinot Noir Chardonnay Cuvee Brut NV

Bargain bubbly of unusual quality.

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