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5 Sips to Savour

on 15 August 2021 in Food & Drink

The sun has come out with a full swing, and it’s often this time of year when the bank accounts are looking a little healthier after being away from good holiday weather. Which is exactly why buying a bottle or two of delicious wines to get your Springtime started is a great option for those looking to kick the season with a bang.

Whether you have a soft spot for reds or whites, this list of the best 5 wines you simply must try this Springtime will satisfy.

1. Angove Organic Rosé 750ml 

This delicate rosé will impress with a wonderful blend of strawberry, blueberry and watermelon aromas with a hint of apple undertones. A crisp palate awaits you followed by a clean character filled with strawberries and red berries.

This beauty pairs nicely with spicy Asian cuisine and grilled seafood

Angove Organic Rosé is made from organic Shiraz Grapes grown in the Nanya Vineyard in South Australia which doesn’t use synthetic fertilisers, per stickers or herbicides hence being fully organic certified. This special Rosé has a splash of Sauvignon Blanc added to it, thus giving it a remarkable flavour and twist.

Get it delivered to your door for only $16.99 from Liquor Warehouse.

2. Coldstream Hills Yarra Valley Pinot Noir 750ml

A true Pinot Noir that is bold in character with unmistakable passion, an absolute must for red wine lovers of this style. The Coldstream Hills Yarra Valley Pinot Noir represents fantastic texture and elegance that has become a benchmark in the industry.

Boasting rich dark cherries, pepper and forestry notes with a toasty and long finish. The Pinot Noir has a dark purple tone that is balanced with a medium body, excellent fruit and fine tannins that age well. The nose and finish are beautiful, giving sensational flavour and a long and lasting palate. 

Get it delivered to your door for only $29.99 from Liquor Warehouse.

3. Three Bridges Chardonnay 750ml

A complex Chardonnay layered with subtlety makes this wine an absolute must drink this Spring. Featuring fresh aromas of lime and nectarine, its understated elegance finishes long and fresh on the palate.

The beauty of this wine is in its keeping, with the possibility to enjoy now or held in the cellar for up to 8 years as it ages magnificently.

The process is delicate, with the fruits pressed into stainless steel, and only a small percentage of the batch making it through the fermentation process. The fruits are sourced from New South Wales promising quality and freshness from local produce.

Three Bridges Chardonnay offers a lovely palate that is fresh and bright while supporting a toasty French oak delivery and slightly salty drive. The finish leans toward a roasted cashew and pine nut flavour.

Pair this wine with some linguine with crab, crusty ciabatta bread with fresh parsley, grilled lemon and garlic scallops, or a stuffed ricotta and herb spatchcock for a perfect combination.

Get it delivered to your door for only $24.99 from Liquor Warehouse.

4. Bird in Hand Honeysuckle Riesling 750ml

Carefully hand picked fruit from a single vineyard resting on the cool hillside of Clare Valley in South Australia, Bird in Hand definitely know a thing or two about making quality wine that will have you polishing a bottle before you know it.

On the nose, the Bird in Hand Honeysuckle Riesling will lift with fragrant notes of lemon blossom, lime zest, and a hint of jasmine. The front palate is delicate, sweet and full of flavours that develops into a crisp and clean finish with slight hints of green apple acidity.

A perfect aperitif that pairs perfectly with spicy foods like a Thai green curry or an Indian curry.

Get it delivered to your door for only $29.99 from Liquor Warehouse.

5. Brown Brothers Temp Graciano 750ml

When the lighter spring fare hits, wines like tempranillo and graciano offer a refreshing and light aperitif to a seasonal change.

The Brown Brothers Temp Graciano is a blend of Tempranillo splashed with Graciano for a deeper colour and more intense dimension of flavour. Filled with aromas of dark berries, plums and a twist of spice, the medium body and savoury tones pair sensationally with some barbecue, paella, or any meaty dish. The vibrant purple colour teases your palate offering subtle earthy flavours and fine grain tannins.

Get it delivered to your door for only $24.99 from Liquor Warehouse.

Drop by the Bird in Hand Wine Dinner at the Redearth Boutique Hotel

Spoil yourself with an extravagant wine experience at the Redearth Boutique Hotel’s Bird in Hand Wine Dinner event on 26 August 2021 starting at 6.30pm till 9.30pm. The night features handpicked varieties that have been carefully selected from the renowned portfolio of Bird in Hand Winery.

The winery rests in South Australia and is filled with ancient charm. The process is sustainable with as little chemical intervention as possible in aim to produce the best wine varieties including Shiraz, sparkling Pinot Noir, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, to name a few - all of which are spectacular wines to drink during Spring season. 

Dinner is served with four courses guided by wine experts who will walk you through each featured wine to be paired seamlessly with the food.

Bookings are essential so don’t forget to call the Redearth Boutique Hotel on (07) 4749 8888 or email reception@redearthhotel.com.au to avoid disappointment.

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