A cabin escape at the foot of the Pyrenees mountains in Western Victoria could not have come at a better time. It was just myself, my husband, books, wine and nothing but time on our hands. It was glorious.Read More
Mulled wine is the perfect winter treat for dinner parties or cosy evenings at home.Read More
On Tuesday night, Mr CK and I treated ourselves to a night out at the Vasse Felix & Print Hall Collaboration Dinner. This special event, held at Print Hall Dining Room, saw Vasse Felix’s Aaron Carr and Print Hall’s Shane Watson present guests with a five course dinner paired with selection of current and museum Vasse Felix wines. The wines were presented by Chief Winemaker Virginia Willcock, who added the perfect amount of wine knowledge to our meal.Read More
This past weekend Mr CK and I went to stay down south in Margaret River. With the rain pitter-pattering around us, all we could do was relax and be whisked away into the land of food and wine.
A three hour drive from Perth, Margaret River is the ultimate destination for gastronomy and wine. With so many options on hand it's hard to know where to go. In my next blog post I will give you my top picks for a great Margaret River weekend getaway.Read More
I am excited to announce my first giveaway on Lei Lady Lei and the prize couldn’t be more delicious!Read More
This past weekend my blogger friends Bonnie Friday, Nadine from Modern Girls in Vintage Pearls, Liz and I were invited by Rockcliffe Winery in Denmark, WA to attend their annual Harvest dinner. We set out early on the five hour journey down south, making our way through gorgeous country Australia. Upon our arrival at Rockcliffe winery, we were shown behind the scenes of how wine is made, its journey from grape to bottle. It is a fascinating process, I have a deeper appreciation for wine makers (and wine) after seeing it.Read More
Yesterday my man and I visited the gorgeous Millbrook Winery located in the historic town of Jarrahdale, sixty minutes south-east of Perth, Western Australia. Rolling hills and jarrah forests, the picturesque Chestnut Farm, on which the winery is situated, dates back to the nineteenth century when the original owner planted an orchard and the first grapevines in 1860.Read More