Whether you plan to welcome the new year quietly or with friends, here are 10 recommendations from wine professionals for Australian fizz of all shades to ring in 2021.
Choosing Christmas gifts is seldom easy.
A selection of wines to match all kinds of festive dishes, including barbecued meat.
Tasmanian winemakers have known it for years, but this week one of the world's leading wine publications made it official: Australian sparkling can trump the best fizz from France.
Find a bottle of your favourite wine and buy the bottle next to it for a surprise this Christmas, suggests Max Allen.
Nero d'avola is the most important red grape of Sicily, now spreading rapidly throughout Australia.
Doing things by halves usually gets a bad rap, but for wine drinkers it's on the rise with the half-bottle is finding new popularity due to the pandemic.
In the Clare Valley, riesling rules. And compared with many classic Australian wine styles, it's often reasonably priced.
These three WA wines all achieved silver or gold-medal ratings.
Lighter wines make a lot of sense from health, social and gastronomic points of view.