Good Food - Latest Wines

Mornington Pale Ale (330ml bottle)

A creamy, golden, cloudy ale; beer for contemplation, not guzzling.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 27 13:05:22 EST 2014

Peter Lehmann Stonewell Shiraz 2010

A classic Barossa shiraz, with generous, powerful flavours and full body.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 27 13:01:13 EST 2014

Yarra Burn Premium Cuvee Rose NV

A salmon-pink pinot noir-chardonnay bubbly that's dry overall but a pleasant hint of sweetness carries through.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 27 13:01:44 EST 2014

Fontanafredda Ebbio Langhe Nebbiolo 2012

Medium-bodied, savoury palate, and lip-smacking acidity.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 27 13:00:10 EST 2014

Eric Bordelet Poire Granit 2013

A charming, lightly foaming perry cider from Normandy.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 27 13:00:50 EST 2014

Reilly's Clare Valley Shiraz 2012

Reilly's great value Clare reds are hearty and generous.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 27 12:59:42 EST 2014

Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Brut NV

Among well-known champagnes, this is a great non-vintage with smooth richness and delicious tang.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 27 12:58:22 EST 2014

Xanadu Reserve Chardonnay 2012

Intense white peach, citrus, honey, mineral and spicy oak elements in charming balance.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 27 12:58:46 EST 2014

Clonakilla Canberra District Riesling 2014

An excellent riesling with a long fragrant finish.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Oct 27 12:57:29 EST 2014

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