Wine Tasting Notes
Bodegas DoCampo 'Sampaio' 2018 - Spain • Travelling Corkscrew
Sampaio is an aromatic white blend. It's made up of Torrontes, Godello, Palomino and Treixadura. These 4 grape varieties are all local Spanish varieties.
Beautiful Isle 2016 White Delicious - Tasmania • Travelling Corkscrew
The blend for this white changes every year, it’s a mix of Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Müller Thürgau, Muscat, Pinot Gris and Chardonnay. Read More >>
Meta Wine 2016 'Dark Matter' Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot | TC Wine Blog
Introducing Meta Wine, a small batch, organic wine producer based in Melbourne. I recently tried their 2016 Dark Matter Cab Sauv Merlot, read more >>
3drops Great Southern Pinot Noir (2017 & 2018) • Travelling Corkscrew
The fruit for this 3drops Pinot Noir comes from vines which were planted in 1982 in WA’s Great Southern Wine Region. Continue Reading >>
Altero 2018 Montepulciano Fleurieu Peninsula • Travelling Corkscrew
Montepulciano is an Italian red wine grape & winemaker Mike Farmilo has created a delicious Aussie made one available exclusively from Cellarmasters.
The Wine Gallery 2018 Rose Is The New Black • Travelling Corkscrew
The 2018 ‘Rosé is the new black’ is a collab between Wine Gallery & Hedonist Wines in SA’s McLaren Vale. It’s made from a blend of Sangiovese & Grenache.
Altero 2018 Sangiovese from Fleurieu Peninsula • Travelling Corkscrew
"An explorative collection of wines created from alternative grape varietals. Built to challenge your palate, these wines are packed with soul.."
Millon Wines The Royal Chardonnay 2018 • Travelling Corkscrew
While maturing, this Chardy spends time in French oak to help give the wine a creamy texture + it undergoes partial malolactic fermentation. Read More >>
Millon Wines Clare's Secret Rose 2017 • Travelling Corkscrew
This Rosé is made from 100% Grenache grapes and retails for $18. Like the Riesling we tried recently, it has a heat-sensitive label for a unique touch.
Millon Wines Clare's Secret 2017 Riesling • Travelling Corkscrew
I love the uniqueness of this wine label as it’s heat sensitive! When you warm up the black square on the front with your palm, grapes appear! Read More >>
MyattsField Vineyards The Flyer Chardonnay 2014 • Travelling Corkscrew
I picked this up at a tasting we went to back in 2015 at MyattsField - it was a competition between the 3 winemakers using grapes from the same block.