Tag: Australia

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Australia’s Winemakers are looking beyond Shiraz and Chardonnay.

Many wine drinkers swear by Australian shiraz and chardonnay. Grapes are not indigenous to the continent, but were introduced by English settlers. Shiraz, especially in South Australia has made red wines from this continent famous, and chardonnay, being a “chameleon” grape grows in almost every wine producing region. Now that […]

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B and W Presents its Australian Portfolio.

Australian wineries in Ontario are represented by many agencies. Some promote popular, modestly priced wines, others specialize in better quality, medium to high priced, and many of them represent good value. B and W Wines, probably the most quality oriented agency, represents some of the best and best value wines. […]

10 Places to Visit in Australia.
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10 Places to Visit in Australia.

Australia is known to be a tourist hot-spot and for good reasons too because it is a beautiful countries with a lot of diversity. It is a country that would has something to offer to everyone, ranging from thrill seekers, to shopaholics to people who like culture of a new […]

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Victoria – An Important Australian Wine-Producing State.

Australia, much like Canada, is a confederation of states. It consists of six states – Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia, Tasmania, and Western Australia. Victoria, located in the southeastern corner of the huge island, south of New South Wales, is am major wine producer. Viticulture started here with […]

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Australian Wines – Diverse and Intriguiging.

It stands to reason that a country as big and diverse as Australia would produce a wide-ranging variety of wines. Although, many consumers think Australian winemakers preferred style is monolithic from coast to coast. Limited to big, bold, full-bore reds and heavily oaked whites, the truth is completely different. There […]

Melbourne – Victoria's Capital on the Bay.
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Melbourne – Victoria's Capital on the Bay.

Melbourne Melbourne, the second largest city of Australia, located at the estuary of the Yarra River, is also known as Australia’s Garden City. There is an abundance of greens and parks because of the mild climate. The best months to travel to Melbourne are November to March as the seasons […]