The last drop: For the love of Rioja

Those of you who’ve read our March post will know about the pleasures of Spanish Verdejo – the ubiquitous white ‘vino de la casa’ of Spanish tapas bars (“!una copa de vino blanco por favor!”). The Verdejo was truly delicious, … Continue reading

The last drop: the sweetest match

One of life’s greatest pleasures, we say, is indulging in a little chocolate with a spicy shiraz. And what better time of year to give this a go than right after Easter, when you’re wondering what to do with the … Continue reading

The Last Drop; From Hunter Valley to Pondicherry

In the town of Pondicherry in southern India, amidst the districts that lie a few kilometres from the baguettes, cheese and ratatouilles of the town’s French quarter, lay a bottle of Aussie wine – a De Bortoli 2002 Semillon Chardonnay … Continue reading