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April 1, 2009
von Michael Brecht
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The Canberra District Wine Harvest Festival in the ACT and surrounding hills

And when the harvest is done, the winemakers, their families and friends celebrate the Canberra District Wine Harvest Festival. Weiterlesen

März 16, 2009
von Michael Brecht
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And the winner is: Lerida Estate 2008 Pinot Gris from the Canberra Region

The decision for the winner was a hard one as both the Kirrihill as well as the Lerida Estate showed wonderful details of fruityness. Weiterlesen

März 15, 2009
von Michael Brecht
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Cool Climate Pinot Gris Tasting with friends on a rainy evening

I have deliberately picked a selection of six with each one originating from a different wine region, they are all available for under $25 in either bottle shops or at the cellar door. Weiterlesen

Februar 14, 2009
von Michael Brecht
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Pinot Gris or Grigio – a real Shooting Star here in Australia and New Zealand

Pinot GRis or Grigio, the grape with its french and italian background moves strongly downunder. In 2003 a mere 329 hectares of Pinot Gris were planted in Australia representing 0.5% of all white grapes planted here. This number has changed substantially with 2,469 hectares (following 2008 Directory) planted as Pinot Gris – an increase of 650% since 2003, representing 3.4% of all white varieties planted in Australia. Weiterlesen