It’s a painful but necessary sight to see old cordons stacked up high for burning, however spectacular the bonfire may be. The relationship I've built … [Read More...] about Out With The Old and In With The New
How thrilling, the Jasmine Indian Restaurant in Hindmarsh Square Adelaide, a long supporter of Barratt Wines has just unearthed a 2006 Barratt Pinot … [Read More...] about Pinot Noir Archaeology
It's one of my favourite times of the year when I get to sample the wine which has been sitting patiently for 10 months in new and used French … [Read More...] about Barrel Tasting The 2017 Pinot Noir
There comes a time once each year where a series of foliage wires need to be "lifted" to achieve vertical shoot positioning. It's back breaking … [Read More...] about Achieving Vertical shoots
Unfortunately our Summertown cellar door will be closed on the weekend of the 3rd & 4th of March. Fortunately however, you can find us at the … [Read More...] about Cellar Door Festival 2018
Wow that went fast. One minute you're thinking about weathering the hail to step outside into the vineyard to prune, the next you're harvesting, then … [Read More...] about It’s That Time of The Year Again.
The last time we spoke about Rosé we spoke of special occasions and moments where baking cakes were involved. Well, it seems that no matter how many … [Read More...] about The Worst Part About A Sunrise Is That It Always Ends Too Quickly.
I acknowledge that the heading is a mouthful, but it seemed fitting considering the great tastes and combinations being offered on Friday the 15th … [Read More...] about Pinot, Pétanque, Paella at Patch
The Adelaide Hills Wine Show is the most prestigious wine show of the region and represents hundreds of producers and winemakers alike. It's a great … [Read More...] about 2015 ‘Uley Vineyard’ Pinot Noir Shines at Adelaide Hills Wine Show.
It only seems like yesterday that the vines were being pruned and laid bare across the valley. Now, with the foliage established, a glimpse … [Read More...] about From Little Things Big Things Grow
Patch Kitchen and Garden have done it again! Another perfect match with the Barratt 2013 Pinot Noir. As Patch owner, Ben Barnett … [Read More...] about They’ve Done It Again
Spring is always the most stubborn of seasons and more often enters by dragging its feet - kicking and screaming. It seems to always have to fight so … [Read More...] about Spring Finally Makes An Appearance