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Black Shiraz 2011

When you get this fine a gift from your daughter, simply because she was at the Hunter Valley and she knows that I enjoy my wine, one would think of that song in the Sound of Music. … somewhere in my youth or childhood – I must have done something good. I’m no wine connoisseur,… Read More ›

Food and Wine Weekend

Let’s call it a belated Valentine celebration, after all we originally booked it on a weekend right after the 14th but we were unable to secure our accommodation and had to move it a week later. We visited places we’ve been, like the Sabor and Twine, as well as those that we’ve missed before like… Read More ›

Hunter Valley Weekend

Celine gave us a piece of paper last Christmas. It entitled her mum and dad (us) to spend a weekend at the Cypress Lakes Resort in Pokolbin. Right at the heart of the vineyards and wineries of the Hunter Valley. Our accommodation includes a round of golf – but since Jeanne and I don’t really… Read More ›