This was the first reunion of the Wine Club since our Summer travels.  I always like to bring back a few souvenirs for tasting purposes; the last two wines in the list therefore have an estimated price in Ringgit.

1) Equinox, (Pinot Gris), Waipara Hills Winery, Waipara Valley, New Zealand, 2011, MYR84

2)Guest White Wine  Deen Vat 2, (Sauvignon Blanc) from De Bortoli

3)Rosso di Montalcino DOC, (Sangiovese),   Altessino SpA,  Italy, 2010,  MYR96

4)Guest Red Wine: Gnarly Dudes Shiraz, Two Hands Wines, Barossa Valley, South Australia

5)Personal Import,  La Croix,  (Grenache/Syrah/Cinsault), Chateau Unang,  Ventoux AOC, France, 2009, Estimate MYR90

6)Personal Import,  Laurus, (Muscat a petit grains), Gabriel Meffre, Beaumes de Venise, AOC, 2010, Estimate MYR75

Food and Wine Matching:

I received the new Nigella Cookbook – Nigellissima for a recent birthday so we tried a few of the dishes…….

Fusilli Verde with Gorgonzola
Garlic Mushrooms
Roast Red Onions with Basil
Chocolate Olive Oil Cake – well it was my birthday after all

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