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Moet et Chandon Grand Vintage Brut 2006

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Moet’s champagnes are sometimes underrated, but this ’06 is excellent.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Sep 15 14:30:38 EST 2014

Four Pillars Rare Dry Gin (700ml)

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A strong, aromatic gin distilled in the Yarra Valley.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Sep 15 14:30:43 EST 2014

Moondarra After Kathleen 2013

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A chardonnay/pinot gris/friulano blend that's invitingly savoury.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Sep 15 14:30:35 EST 2014

Irvine Barossa Merlot Cabernet Franc 2012

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A well-mannered blend with broad appeal.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Sep 15 14:30:32 EST 2014

Castro’s Ligador Cabernet Malbec 2012

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A medium-bodied McLaren Vale red with berry, earth and tobacco aromas.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Sep 15 14:30:29 EST 2014

Angove Long Row Sauvignon Blanc 2014

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Good value sauvignon blanc from the South Australian Riverland.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Sep 15 14:30:27 EST 2014

Jim Barry Watervale Riesling 2014

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A perennial bargain that should do well with bottle age.

Drink | Ralph Kyte-Powell | Mon Sep 15 14:30:23 EST 2014

Meletti Limoncello (700ml)

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With its deep lemon-peel hue and explosive aroma and flavour, this is a benchmark limoncello from Italy's Marche region.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Sun Sep 07 23:20:54 EST 2014

Tamano Hikari Junmai Daiginjo Sake (720ml)

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This exquisite, delicate sake is made from a traditional variety of rice called 'omachi', specific to the Kyoto region.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Sun Sep 07 23:20:51 EST 2014

Harewood Estate Porongurup Riesling 2013

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Harewood owner-winemaker James Kellie produces some of the most precise riesling in the country, and Porongurup is the finest.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Sun Sep 07 23:20:48 EST 2014

Zonin Amarone della Valpolicella DOC 2009

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A rustic but generous red that's tannic and gutsy but big on sweet fruit.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Sun Sep 07 23:20:44 EST 2014

The Old Faithful Top Of The Hill Shiraz 2010

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A full-bodied, rich shiraz that's good for ageing.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Sun Sep 07 23:20:40 EST 2014

Domaine des Grosses Pierres Sancerre 2013

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As far away from the grassy herbaceous style of sauvignon blanc as could be.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Sun Sep 07 23:20:37 EST 2014

Peter Lehmann Wines H&V Riesling 2014

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This riesling will be better in six months or so, but it’s remarkably fragrant and attractive already.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Sun Sep 07 23:20:33 EST 2014

Taylors Shiraz 2013

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A modern, bright and slightly clinical Aussie red.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Sun Sep 07 23:20:30 EST 2014

Possums Vineyards Dr John’s Willunga Shiraz 2012

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A top barbecue red that's full-bodied and rugged.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Sun Sep 07 23:20:26 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

Easthope Family Winegrowers Te Muna Road Pinot Noir 2013

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A Martinborough pinot with an intense palate.

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