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Hobart Public tasting: Living Wines on December 9th
We will be holding a public tasting of our selection of natural wines at Franklin Restaurant in Hobart on the 9th December. We will be opening some bottles of organic, biodynamic and natural Champagne, sparkling wines, white wines, orange wines and red wines from 1:30pm to 4:30pm.
Everyone is welcome to come along to try our delicious wines from all corners of France.
Anyone attending the tasting will also be given the opportunity to purchase wines at a 15% discount.
Christmas vouchers available
We are receiving requests for Christmas vouchers and, as always, they are now available to give to your friends as Christmas presents.
You can nominate a value for the voucher (popular amounts are $150, $200, $250 and $400). People receiving a voucher can then order wines which will be sent to their nominated address early in the New Year.
November 2017 Newsletter Edition Now Available
The November Edition has lots of news that you will be interested in. We have news about wine events, six special packs and lots of articles that you might find interesting, including one about the importance of soil in the production of wine.
We also have information about upcoming wine tasting events including the iconic Rootstock event in Sydney in November. We also have information about a special tasting to be held in Hobart for our newsletter customers on the 9th December.
To download the full edition of the November newsletter click on the link below:
Wine Talk Newsletter No 72
We have commenced the task of reviewing wine books that we find interesting. They are often about topics that impinge on natural wines such as terroir, healthy soils, winemaking techniques, appellations, the sense of taste and smell and related topics.
You can read these reviews by clicking on the link below:Wine Books
Let us choose
If you are uncertain what to order, simply send us an email describing the style of wine you like and the amount you would like to spend then we will choose a pack of either 6 or 12 bottles for you and send you an invoice listing the wines we have chosen. If you don't like the sound of any of them then we will swap them over for something else.
Complete wine catalogue on-line
In response to many requests we now have all of our wines listed along with the recommended retail price on the Buy Wine page which you can get to by clicking on the "Buy Wine" menu option above.
If you are not on the mailing list all you have to do is type your email address into the 'Sign Up to our Newsletter' box above and click on Send then confirm your choice. The newsletter contains information about special packs which contain a number of the recent arrivals.
We stock wines from the following regions/appellations:
Jura, Arbois, Arbois Pupillin, Savoie, Ayse, Vin d'Alsace, Burgundy, Beaujolais, Morgon, Cote de Brouilly, Fleurie, Moulin a Vent, Champagne, Anjou, Fiefs Vendeens, Aveyron, Gaillac, Côtes de Provence, Ventoux, Rhone (southern and northern), Touraine, Bourgueil, Chablis, Saint Bris, Bourgogne Vezelay, Bourgogne Aligote, Pommard, Volnay, Meursault, Saint Aubin, Maranges, Monthelie, Aloxe-Corton, Beaune, Savigny-les-Beaune, Mercurey, Gevrey-Chambertin, Morey Saint Denis, Puligny-Montrachet, Haut Cotes de Beaune, Chitry, Coteaux-du-Layon, Savennieres, Cheverny, Cour-Cheverny, Muscat de Rivesaltes, Cotes du Roussillon Villages, Vin de Pays des Cotes Catalanes, Buzet, Muscadet, Languedoc, St Jean de Minervois, Cairanne, Coteau d'Ancenis, Vouvray.
Rent our lovely house in Provence
We have, for many years, owned a house which we bought with two friends from Sydney, in a small French village that is almost on the slopes of Mont Ventoux, north of Avignon. It is seven minutes drive from Beaume de Venise and about 20 minutes from Chateauneuf-du-Pape. You can find out a lot more about it by clicking on the link below:
Tasmanian Licence No: 58292
Under the Liquor Licensing Act 1990 it is an offence:
for alcohol to be delivered to a person under the age of 18 years.
Penalty: Fine not exceeding 20 penalty units ($3,080 as at, July 2015)
for a person under the age of 18 years to purchase liquor.
Penalty: Fine not exceeding 10 penalty units ($1,540 as at, July 2015)