Pig in the House Organic Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

The 2015 vintage of the “Pig in the House” organic cabernet sauvignon has an Australian bearing, with aromas of mint, eucalyptus, very ripe sweet plums and cedar.  The palate is sweet fruited and viscous and somewhat warming.  Ready to drink now, this wine will suit current drinking.  Rating: Acceptable. Abv: 14.8%. Price: $25. Website: http://www.piginthehouse.com.au.Continue reading “Pig in the House Organic Cabernet Sauvignon 2015”

PF Organic Shiraz No Preservatives Added 2016

I think in the rush to pronounce particular foods or additives as “good” or “bad”, sometimes things can be lost.  Sulphur dioxide (a preservative) in wine for example can engender caution and in some cases, concern.  Yet it is an active antimicrobial agent that helps minimise bacterial spoilage and red wine has substantially lower levelsContinue reading “PF Organic Shiraz No Preservatives Added 2016”