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About Spruiking #ClareValley

Clare Valley 'local'. Love sharing photos, news and, events of our Region. This is my unpaid gig. Just because.

#CVGW16 – Brewhouse Blues at Pikes Brewery, Friday May 13

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Greg Cooley Wines – Taking a bow but, not bowing out…..

The build up was intense. The anticipation was high. Not only was there cracking great Australian live music on offer but Friday April 29 was Greg Cooley’s 55th birthday (I still don’t believe that. Surely 45ish…?). This was no ordinary … Continue reading

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Lunch, Liz and, Pangkarra – celebrating Tasting Australia

May 1 -8 each year sees the celebration of TASTING AUSTRALIA and this year on May 5th, Pangkarra Foods has invited celebrated author of Lentil Underground and Fellow at Berkeley Food Institute, Liz Carlisle, to their farm. Lunch in the Company of Liz Carlisle at … Continue reading

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ADOTG – #ClareValley style

This is it, folks, the time has come for one of the biggest events on our calendar. This Saturday you’ll see Chris Isaak to do his bad, bad, (ClareValley) thing, Aussie rocker, James Reyne, get Reckless, Aussie icon, Richard Clapton, … Continue reading

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The Rise & Rise of, Clare Rise Bakery 1895

Three years ago this August a couple of relative new comers to the Clare Valley decided they’d embark on a new venture. One totally removed from the wine industry they’d both been involved with for several years but, a familiar … Continue reading

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2011 Wendouree Shiraz Mataro

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Established in 1895, Wendouree is heralded in Australia, their wines avidly sought after and collected.  With very old vineyards comprising shiraz, cabernet sauvignon, malbec, mataro and muscat of alexandria, the wines have incredible…

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The Good Catholic Girl & The Sevenhill Hotel – a match made in heaven

Exciting news came across my desk today in the form of a message from one of my biggest supporters, Good Catholic Girl Wines. The GCG has been a supporter of Spruiking #ClareValley since its inception. The cheering from the sidelines of all … Continue reading

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Clare Valley Gourmet – showcasing our beautiful region since 1984

Clare Valley Gourmet – by Winsor Dobbin

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It’s The Weekend! March 5/6

Yeee Haaaaa it’s the Clare Rodeo this Saturday March 5 starting at 5.30 (gates open at 2.30pm). Saddle up and gallop in early so you’re nice and comfy by the time the first one comes barrelling through the gates. See … Continue reading

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Kilikanoon, Killerman’s Run and, Rabbits!

After being tagged on Instagram earlier this week by someone who was enjoying a Kilikanoon Prodigal Grenache, i promised myself i’d open a bottle this week from the same winery. It was a toss up between Killerman’s Run or the … Continue reading

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