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Matthew Jukes doesn't hold back in a tasting of Canberra wines, and for the most past he's entranced, Kirsten Lawson writes.

Drink | Kirsten Lawson | Wed Oct 16 03:00:00 EST 2013

Champagne tour de force

Cork taint in Dom Perignon was 'alarming' in recent years.

It might just be the most useful book ever written on France's prestige sparkling wine, Champagne.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Tue Oct 15 03:00:00 EST 2013

How to serve chilled red wine

The varying climates around the world make serving wine at room temperature complicated.

I have always served reds at room temperature but now I'm told some reds should be refrigerated too?

Drink | Wine agony aunt | Tue Oct 15 03:00:00 EST 2013

Tavern in the town

Chicken parmas are a mainstay of the pub menu.

It's changed a bit over the years, but the local pub is still the heart of many a community.

Drink | Daniel Lewis and Adam Curley | Sun Oct 13 03:00:00 EST 2013

What to drink ... when celebrating

There are plenty of impressive wines with which to raise a toast on those special occasions.

Drink | Jane Faulkner | Sat Oct 12 03:00:00 EST 2013

It's $100 a jar but no grounds for complaint

Story by: Matt Holden
Photo: Ken Irwin KEN 3rd October 2013 The Sunday Age. News 
Campos coffee in Carlton
Matt Dessaix conducts a cupping featuring

Some customers have called the price outrageous, but to Campos Coffee, selling a 150-gram jar of Ironman Geisha roasted coffee beans for $100 is fair and square.

Food News,Drink | Esther Han, Matt Holden | Fri Oct 11 03:00:00 EST 2013

The great white hope

Judging at the Canberra Regional Wine Show, Exhibition Park.

Shiraz and riesling once again seized the glory at this year's Canberra and Region Wine Show.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Wed Oct 09 03:00:00 EST 2013

McKellar’s mystery meal at Aubergine

McKellar Ridge and Taemas Wines holds their annual dinner on Wednesday, October 23, at Aubergine in Griffith.

Drink | Kirsten Lawson | Tue Oct 08 16:00:39 EST 2013

Blind Tasting shown at Shaw Vineyard

Shaw Vineyard hosts a screening of Blind Tasting at the Street Theatre.

Drink | Kirsten Lawson | Tue Oct 08 16:00:38 EST 2013

Canberra wine trade stages centenary tasting

The Canberra wine industry is holding a tasting of more than 100 local wines.

Drink | Kirsten Lawson | Tue Oct 08 16:00:38 EST 2013

Six Nations victory

Rodney Kempe

I was barracking for New Zealand in the recent America's Cup challenge, although two key members of the victorious US crew were Aussies.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Tue Oct 08 03:00:00 EST 2013

Wine knife v corkscrew

The waiter's friend bottle opener.

What's the best way to open a bottle of wine?

Drink | Wine agony aunt | Tue Oct 08 03:00:00 EST 2013

What your coffee says about you

Espresso.

Sip, sup, slurp, swill, swig, guzzle, gulp - you are what you drink.

Food News,Drink | Matt Holden | Tue Oct 08 03:00:00 EST 2013

Raise a glass to the Hardy heritage

Call me Bill: William Hardy from Hardy Wines.

Winemaker Bill Hardy at Hardys Wines has always been called Bill. Just Bill.

Drink | Jeni Port | Tue Oct 08 03:00:00 EST 2013

What to drink ... at a long lunch

Light and bright wines are best for lazy lunches.

If you are planning to sip your wine well into the afternoon, choose zingy, bright styles and nothing too heavy.

Drink | Jane Faulkner | Sat Oct 05 03:00:00 EST 2013

India's show of strength

Some of the world's biggest brewers are piling into the Indian market.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Wed Oct 02 03:00:00 EST 2013

A champagne year

While the rest of the world was in recession, Australians were popping corks.

Drink | Jeni Port | Tue Oct 01 16:00:00 EST 2013

White wine drinkers 'pour themselves bigger measures'

White wine

The colour of wine as well as the shape and size of the glass affects how much we drink, with white wine drinkers unintentionally pouring themselves more, research suggests.

Drink | Rosa Silverman | Tue Oct 01 14:32:30 EST 2013

Spotlight on Barossa

Nick Stock.

A debate: Is the Barossa Australia's greatest wine and food region?

Drink | Huon Hooke | Tue Oct 01 03:00:00 EST 2013

Perfection bottled: Winemaker awards

Great pedigree: Winemaker of the Year Tim Kirk, of Clonakilla, has produced a stunning succession of shiraz viognier wines.

Tim Kirk, of Clonakilla, won the Winemaker of the Year award at the 16th annual Gourmet Traveller Wine Magazine 2013 awards, while a new award, Viticulturist of the Year, was won by Ray Guerin, of...

Drink | Huon Hooke | Tue Oct 01 03:00:00 EST 2013