Tag Archives: South Australia

Oxford Landing Sauvignon Blanc

It’s never great when you’re shopping for wine at Spar. I was unexpectedly called to a friend in need of an emergency girlie chat so popped into Spar for ice cream and wine. The criteria were something New World, recognisable and not Chardonnay. I panicked a bit, dallied by the Lambrini, became strongly tempted by… Read More »

Ay Yalumba!

Yalumba’s Y Series 2005 Viognier comes from Australia’s oldest family owned winery, in South Australia. I often hear that people choose New World wines over European ones because the names are easier to say. This may be an exception. Yalumba have pioneered the use of screw-tops on wines so it’s not surprising that this has… Read More »