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Variety is the spice of life – new McW Alternis range

Variety is the spice of life – new McW Alternis range

If it’s something a little different you’re wanting in your wine glass, the new McW Alternis range by McWilliam’s will provide a unique alternative to tempt your taste buds. Alternis by McW is the latest offering from the McWilliam’s Wines and heads the next chapter in the family’s six generations of viticultural exploration. Already an award-winning range – claiming three trophies and 38 medals at wine shows around Australia in 2018 – Alternis features a Vermentino, Touriga, Petite Sir...

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Good Food & Wine Show – Brisbane 2018

  Come and visit us at the Good Food and Wine Show Brisbane on 26-28 October where you can try our fantastic new McW range of wines. Where: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Merivale St & Glenelg Street, South Brisbane QLD 4101 When: Friday 26th ~ Sunday 28th October 2018 Stand: M25 BUY TICKETS

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Our Family’s Favourite Recipes & Wine

Our Family’s Favourite Recipes & Wine

Our founding father, Samuel McWilliam, planted his first vines in the 19th century and ever since, our family has been making great wines for all occasions, driven by a passion to be innovative leaders. The 660 Reserve Chardonnay is definitely one of our favourites because it has the perfect harmony of gorgeous fruit and the exceptional craftsmanship of our winemakers. One of the beautiful things about Chardonnay, and particularly our 660 Reserve Chardonnay, is its ability to be enjoyed...

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The Ultimate Guide To Pairing Wine With Pasta

The Ultimate Guide To Pairing Wine With Pasta

The best tip on pairing wine with pasta is to ignore the pasta and pay attention to the sauce. Pasta is simply a canvas to deliver the accompanying ingredients. Wellness trends come and go, but pasta is forever. Whether you’re a linguine-with-clams loyalist or lifelong rigatoni fan, these pairings will keep hearts happy and glasses filled. If you want to create a pasta meal to remember, the right wine choice can do you a lot of good. Tomato Based Pasta + Medium-Bodied Red Wines Tomato-bas...

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Vintage vs Non Vintage Wines

Vintage vs Non Vintage Wines

A vintage wine is one made from grapes that were all, or primarily, grown and picked in a single specified year. Most white wine and red wines in Australia come from a single vintage, and the specific vintage year is printed on the front label of each bottle. Each vintage wine has a unique flavour profile reflective of the fruit picked during that year. So what makes each vintage different? The micro-climate (regional weather conditions) of any particular wine-growing region varies, somet...

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