Category Archives: places to be

The Rhynie Hotel – the little pub with a big heart…

I’m opening the Clare Valley gate this month and taking you a bit further South but still within the boundaries of the Clare & Gilbert Valley Council, to the iconic little pub that’s always had a big heart, The Rhynie … Continue reading

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Greg Cooley Wines

I don’t know about you but time seems to slip by faster than ever these days. My weeks go something like; Monday, Wednesday, Friday, a blip of a weekend and, back to Monday! I started this blog almost a month … Continue reading

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Mad Bitch

Tonight i am reminded of why i love Clare Valley so much. It involves a bloody good rizza and reflection on a productive day with a dash of hilarity from a passionate wine maker. Rewind a few weeks back when we were … Continue reading

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SALA at Claymore Wines, Leasingham

August is the month for SALA, South Australian Living Artists Festival, and this week i was invited to Claymore Wines exhibition opening. I’ve read about SALA in previous years but never managed to attend any exhibitions. Why that is i have … Continue reading

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EVILO ESTATE – A personal #clarevalley favourite

As i type this blog i am devouring the most divine green and black olives. Olives from Clare Valley’s Evilo Estate which is one of the most fabulous little Clare Valley treasures that i have the absolute pleasure of spruiking. … Continue reading

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The Sevenhill

Husband & I quite often eat out for lunch during the week. It’s a great way to break up the working day nicely although, sometimes, that one small glass of pinot is not conducive for a productive afternoon, especially on … Continue reading

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Hallelujah! Hop & Vine

We went to Adelaide today and as we were driving through Auburn on the way home we were discussing whether or not we’d call in for a local craft beer at Hop & Vine when we spotted a group of mates sitting … Continue reading

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