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  • Nebbiolo – lifting the fog

    17 May 2016
    Why Nebbiolo? I asked this question of Karen Coats and Dr Prue Keith, owners of Virago Estate in Beechworth, Victoria. They both replied that the serendipitous exposure to this...

  • Thrills by Koonunga Hill

    05 Apr 2016
    Penfolds deserves credit where it is due.It’s easy to knock the big players, especially when they are owned by multinational companies and seem to be run by those “faceless men”....

  • MGB – turning back time

    05 Apr 2016

  • My Aged Care – “Wouldn’t be without them”

    16 Feb 2016
    After 19 years on the road, it was inevitable that my beloved Volvo V70 wagon would catch a cold and break down some time.As these things happen, it halted right at the entry to...

  • Forget Sake, let the Koshu pour

    16 Feb 2016
    Most people, if asked to name a Japanese alcohol, would reply ‘sake’, or perhaps Suntory whiskey or Asahi beer. It comes as a surprise to many to find that Japan is an emerging...

  • Beware the hidden extras

    14 Dec 2015
    Christmas is that time of year when most of us are thinking of taking a well-earned break.And with flying now cheaper than ever, why not go even further afield for a getaway?It’s...

  • Does Christmas and moderation mix?

    14 Dec 2015
    The big man will be stumbling from house to house as he consumes endless beers left outside Australian houses on Christmas night. There is not much call for milk and cookies...

  • Summer reads

    14 Dec 2015
    Australian Medicine suggests a selection of books to stimulate and entertain this summer.[[{"fid":"12426","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","...

  • Hyundai i30 Active

    16 Nov 2015
    한국어  자동차  의 가치  를 고려  하다(translation: Korean cars are worth consideration)It’s been forty years since Hyundai made its first all-Korean car called the Pony.The...

  • “The Cancer Recovery Guide” by Prof. Kerryn Phelps AM.

    21 Sep 2015
    Reviewed by Dr Peter ThomasDoes not disease rule our existence? Thoreau asked in 1851. In the medically unenlightened days of the mid nineteenth century, he may well have been...