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Category Archives: Wine

Are you being served?

Howdy all! It’s a big blog this time – a manifesto of sorts. Earlier in the year I applied for a ‘wine fellowship’ called Working With Wine. It’s open to wine professionals and consists of a few exams, a couple of … Continue reading

December 1, 2014 Wine , , , ,

The Moomba Mouton

Wine: It’s a ‘time and place’ kind of thing. I often get asked ‘What’s your favourite type(s) of wine’ and it’s a question that I can’t really answer; as my favourite wine is often determined by the time and place – how … Continue reading

November 17, 2014 Wine , , , ,


Nebbiolo – the mysterious and temperamental grape from NW italy – is on the rise at the moment; with an increasing number of people discovering the traditional styles from the piedmont region and an ever increasing number of Australian winemakers … Continue reading

September 1, 2014 Wine , , , , ,

All About Acid

If the title of this blog has you dreaming of a Hunter S Thomson-influenced report on a lysergic-enhanced wine tasting, then I’m sorry to disappoint; no ‘suffer-for-my-art’ gonzo this week, as entertaining as that may sound (wait for the Meredith … Continue reading

July 23, 2014 Wine , , ,

Life begins at thirty-something

Aaaaaaaaand, we’re back! It’s been a busy couple of months at chateau LTLT so I took a little while off the writing to do things like… parenting of a newborn…. y’know, that kind of stuff. But I’ve been missing my … Continue reading

June 24, 2014 Wine , , , , , ,

Pourin’ and Storin’

G’day! Hope you’re all doing well. I’m writing this in the middle of a good food/good wine/chocolate binge over the Easter weekend so all is definitely good in chateau LTLT. This week I’m going to focus on a couple of … Continue reading

April 30, 2014 Wine , , ,

An Ode to the Little Guy

Hey there, To those who know me personally, you may think that this blog is about the newly minted Baby LTLT (who is doing great, thanks for asking); but it’s not. Today we’re having a look at one of my (and … Continue reading

April 9, 2014 Wine , , , , , , , ,

Fortune Favours the Brae

Whilst getting around the Melbourne dining scene is a fun pastime for me and Mrs LTLT, AA Gill I ain’t. But. A recent experience has inspired me to have a crack, and ability has never stopped me from having a … Continue reading

April 3, 2014 Wine , , , ,

2013 – The things I’ve seen

Whoa! Where did the year go?! I was hoping to have this written before year end but alas life got in the way (as did a particularly rocky recovery from Meredith). So here we are, seemingly forever into January and … Continue reading

January 19, 2014 Wine , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

A Brave New New World

*The following post takes a lightly different tone to my usual pieces, as it was originally entered into the Gourmet Traveller ‘new wine writer’ competition. Since it was written (Sept 2013), Ochota Barrels and Head wines won awards at the … Continue reading

December 2, 2013 Wine , , , , , , ,