Good Food - Latest Wines

Moo Brew Pilsner (330ml)

A refreshingly light but intensely flavoured beer, with plenty of hoppy bitterness and a clean finish.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Oct 20 11:51:03 EST 2014

Mayer Granite Pinot Noir Upper Yarra Valley 2013

A gorgeous pinot of great perfume, delicacy and drive.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Oct 20 11:50:36 EST 2014

Lake Breeze Cabernet Sauvignon Langhorne Creek 2012

A beautifully made, textbook cabernet that just needs a little time to show its full glory.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Oct 20 11:50:06 EST 2014

Equipo Navazos ‘I Think’ Manzanilla Sherry (375ml)

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A fresh, nutty, rich and full manzanilla, with a very dry and refreshing finish.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Oct 20 11:50:24 EST 2014

Richard Hamilton Sauvignon Blanc Adelaide Hills 2014

A vibrant, zingy, young sauvignon blanc with a clean, invigorating finish.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Oct 20 11:49:12 EST 2014

Tudor Shiraz Central Victoria 2012

A good, basic, drink-now shiraz with lightness and quaffability.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Oct 20 11:49:27 EST 2014

Gundog Estate Poacher’s Semillon Hunter Valley 2014

A delicate semillon, with notes of lemon, citrus and freshly fermented peppermint.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Oct 20 11:49:41 EST 2014

St Hallett Blackwell Shiraz Barossa Valley 2012

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The No.2 in St Hallett’s clearly delineated hierarchy of shiraz is superb in its own right.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Oct 20 11:48:36 EST 2014

Dog Point Pinot Noir Marlborough 2012

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A seriously impressive full-bodied pinot with ample tannins and great structure.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Oct 20 11:48:53 EST 2014

Mount Pleasant Philip Shiraz 2011

It’s not often you get a regional classic such as this around $20.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 13 15:34:07 EST 2014

Seppeltsfield Paramount Collection DP 273 Rich Rare Apera (500ml)

A superb 50-year-old example of what used to be called Australian 'oloroso sherry'.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 13 15:34:18 EST 2014

Primo Estate La Biondina 2014

As usual, La Biondina makes lacklustre colombard grapes into an ersatz sauvignon blanc.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 13 15:34:44 EST 2014

Pegasus Bay Sauvignon Semillon 2012

A fascinating white from Canterbury, NZ.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 13 15:34:31 EST 2014

Longhop Mount Lofty Ranges Rosé 2014

An old-vine grenache with a dry palate and a firm backbone.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 13 15:33:36 EST 2014

Punt Road Coldstream Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

The Yarra Valley obsesses with pinot, but historically cabernet has importance, too.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 13 15:33:26 EST 2014

Coopers Mild Ale (375ml)

A mid-strength version of the famous cloudy South Australian beer that's quenching and clean.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 13 15:33:47 EST 2014

TarraWarra Yarra Valley K Block Merlot 2012

A Yarra merlot that's supple and complete, with balanced tannins.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 13 15:33:13 EST 2014

Hollick Ravenswood Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon 2010

A rich-flavoured wine with aromas of blackcurrant, mint, fennel and chocolate.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 13 15:32:56 EST 2014

Mountain Goat Beer Hightail Ale (330ml)

A characterful beer still light enough to be sessionable.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Oct 06 12:08:05 EST 2014

St Agnes XO Brandy (700ml)

A local brandy with magnificent marmalade and old-leather aromas.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Oct 06 12:08:17 EST 2014