Hola from the Hunter Valley! No, not the Hunter Valley of Santa Fe, New Mexico. This is, in fact, the Hunter Valley of New South Wales. As we made our way up the drive of Casa La Vina we half expected the Three Amigos to be facing down El Guapo’s men in the bell tower. But this place is anything but Western schtick. I can honestly say this is the best accommodation I’ve ever stayed.
Every year, Vintage (the time when the grapes are picked) brings with it a build up of excitement, nerves and anticipation for all the producers in the region. The month of February is a busy one, for our family at McLeish Estate winery it is all hands buy cialis usa on deck with family, friends and an eager vineyard team all ready for Vintage 2013 harvest and processing of the grapes in the winery.
Every year, in hundreds of wine regions throughout the world, over a thousand different grape varieties are made into millions of individual wines. Each of these wines express a unique combination of flavours, impacted by a myriad of factors such as grape variety, climate, vintage variation, winemaking techniques and blending options. All of this means that there is virtually a limitless variety of tastes to experience.