Good Food - Ralph Kyte Powell

Easthope Family Winegrowers Te Muna Road Pinot Noir 2013

A Martinborough pinot with an intense palate.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 31 23:50:03 EST 2014

Hay Shed Hill Margaret River Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

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Fantastic value wine with perfect balance of acidity and tannins.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 31 23:50:26 EST 2014

Lindeman's Limestone Ridge Shiraz Cabernet 2012

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A copybook example of a perennial favourite from Lindeman's Coonawarra vineyards.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 31 23:49:42 EST 2014

Angostura 1919 Rum (700ml)

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It's not well-known that the makers of Angostura Bitters also make excellent rum at their Trinidad HQ.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 31 23:49:17 EST 2014

St Erth Geelong Pinot Noir 2012

So, $15 pinot noir isn’t quite the minefield it once was.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 31 23:48:52 EST 2014

Daniel Crochet Sancerre 2013

A dry Loire Valley wine that's light years away from the antipodean sweet-sour type of sauvignon.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 31 23:48:32 EST 2014

Mount Avoca Estate Range Sauvignon Blanc 2013

Sauvignon blanc isn’t always subtle, but this Pyrenees wine is.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 31 23:47:22 EST 2014

Under & Over Tumbarumba Chardonnay 2013

Always good value, Under & Over’s latest chardonnay shows more phenolic bite than usual.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 31 23:47:59 EST 2014

Fuller's London Pride (500ml)

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A classic English bitter with great depth of flavour and balanced bitterness.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 31 23:46:35 EST 2014

Hewitson Estate The Mad Hatter Shiraz 2012

Made from McLaren Vale vines, it opens with plummy fruit, gentle spice, dark chocolate and regional earthy aromas.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 17 22:35:09 EST 2014

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

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

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

Hand Crafted by Geoff Hardy Teroldego 2012

Handcrafted by Geoff Hardy Teroldego 2012

A complex aroma suggesting spice, currants, tar, whispers of mint and pine.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Sun Aug 17 22:34:20 EST 2014

Murphy’s Stout (500ml can)

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)

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

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

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

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

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