Read Andrew's thoughts as he meets and interacts with some of the best wine makers, sommelier, chefs and restaurateurs from Australia and around the world.

Aussie wines in the UK

Just travelled through England, Scotland and Ireland. Aussie wines are around but unless a specialised wine merchant, the range is really basic. Often the brand

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Champagne Tastes

Australians are keen on Champagne and famous houses are readily available – Moet&Chandon $55 (soft, a little sweet), Pol Roger $72 (citrus lemon chalky texture),

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A Sommelier (Somm) is the French term for a specialised wine waiter. They exist in Australia and mostly they are pretty good – they really

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