Go west, young men!

The GMWC headed west in August 2017 – to Dunkeld and through the Grampians to wineries at Great Western. Highlights included: A private tour of the 30,000-bottle cellar at the Royal Mail Hotel, Dunkeld,...

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Riesling Celebration

Riesling – the Noble Grape – was the focus of the latest GMWC celebration. On Sunday 5 March 2017, members gathered at Red Spice QV Melbourne for a suite of top-notch Riesling – including...

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GMWC Xmas Dinner 2016

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Best-ever GMWC dinner? Discuss. Members enjoyed a magnificent evening at Scopri Italian restaurant, Carlton, on Saturday 26 November, bringing to a close yet another great GMWC year. Wines for the night: – A Jansz...

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GMWC visits Tamar Valley

The GMWC has completed a stunning tour of the Tamar Valley, Tasmania, in celebration of the Club’s fifth anniversary. Members flew from Melbourne to Launceston on Sunday 11 September 2016 for a two-day trek...

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He could have been a member…

Regrettably, A L Simon no longer lives among us. Simon (1877-1970) was a French-born, English wine merchant, gourmet, educator and prolific wine writer. Fellow wine writer Hugh Johnson describes Simon as “the charismatic leader...

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Finding Fault

GMWC members have spent the March 2016 meeting finding faults in wine.  Enrolled in a one-night ‘palate training’ course – through Armadale Cellars, Melbourne – members were taught to detect a variety of typical wine...

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