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Lonely Grape TV #151 Meantime 2011 GMT

This Grenache Mourvèdre Tempranillo or GMT inspired the neame of Meantime.  I have not tasted this blend before.  A really enjoyable wine to be shared… http://youtu.be/Z4Y21jLLq1w

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Clare Valley Wines – Tim Adams

I have only been to the Clare Valley 3 times previously to this occasion.  On one of those occasions, nearly 20 years ago I went to a tin shed cellar door that had the name Tim Adams.  What a difference … Continue reading

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McLaren Vale Wine – Danshi Rise Wines

Steve (owner, grape grower and winemaker) has been making wine from his lovingly tendered vineyard since 2003 (with the exception of 2005) and has supplied grapes to many well known McLaren Vale wineries – wineries that only look for grapes … Continue reading

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McLaren Vale Wines – Gemtree

    Gemtree shares it’s cellar door with Dowie Doole – at the Salopian Inn – check out my review of Dowie Doole. The cellar door offers wine flights with cheese & lavosh breads and 6 wines.  The wines are … Continue reading

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McLaren Vale Wines – Dowie Doole

Dowie Doole has their cellar door combined with Gemtree Wines in one of McLaren Vale‘s historic landmarks – the Salopian Inn.  The Salopian Inn has been famous for it’s high quality food using regional Fleurieu produce.  Under new management this … Continue reading

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McLaren Vale Wines – Adrian Kenny Wines

Adrian is in a few words – an interesting character – and that is why I like the guy.  He has been making wines  for a number of McLaren Vale wineries and McLaren Vale grape growers that have not been … Continue reading

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Lonely Grape TV Episode # 49 – Adrian Kenny Reds

Join me with my Son as my assistant trying a couple of red wines from an innovator McLaren Vale Winemaker.

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McLaren Vale Wines – Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill has come a long way since I first remember visiting the old Chapel in the late 1980’s.  The Chapel was built in 1865 and was a Christian Bible Church and a parish school and now the central part … Continue reading

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Lonely Grape TV Episode #44 – Waywood Wines Pt2

Another experiment. @ Waywood wines that have been kept for 10 days under vacuvun (ie air removed from the partially empty bottle). The idea was is to see the development over the 10 days……

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Lonely Grape TV Episode #43 – Waywood Wines

What a great day – in a winery tasting wines during a sunny winters day in McLaren Vale. The Waywood wines are what I would call food wines.  What do you think?

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