Spin the Bottle – Margaret River

Incredible coastline, cuisine and cab sav are only three of the many compelling reasons to visit this wine hotspot, writes Peter Bourne in

Qantas Travel Insider, September 2019 edition

Spin the Bottle – Mendoza

Expect grand cellar doors, spectacular mountain backdrops and bold, memorable drops in this celebrated Argentinian wine region, writes Peter Bourne in

Qantas Travel Insider, August edition

Italian Varieties Dinner

Many of Australia’s wine-producing regions are perfect for cultivating and growing grapes native to Italy; our warm climate, long sunshine hours and diverse soil types enable the production of deliciously vibrant versions of Old World classics.  Hosted by Peter Bourne tasting 15 of GTW’s favourites in Brisbane on August 27 . Saluti!

Bookings and details in Gourmet Traveller WINE, August/September 2019

Spring Herbs – Food & Wine Matching

Spring is upon us so that calls for freshly picked garden herbs and dishes with fresher and brighter flavours compiled by Hannah Meppem – and, of course, excellent wines to match selected by Peter Bourne, in

Gourmet Traveller WINE, August/September 2019

GTW Australia’s Wine List of the Year Awards 2019 – Best Champagne List

Australia’s Wine List of the Year Awards have been decided.  The panel of expert judges have pored over lists from around the country to find the most exciting collections of wines, spirits, beers and more.

Peter Bourne has the privilege of judging and deciding on the Best Champagne List, in

Gourmet Traveller WINE, August/September 2019

GTW Australia’s Wine List of the Year Awards 2019 – Best Country Restaurant List

Australia’s Wine List of the Year Awards have been decided.  The panel of expert judges have pored over lists from around the country to find the most exciting collections of wines, spirits, beers and more.  Peter Bourne has the privilege of judging and deciding on the Best Country List, in

Gourmet Traveller WINE, August/September 2019

Winemaker of the Year Finalist 2019 – Peter Schell

In September,  GT WINE will announce the winner of the 2019 Winemaker of the Year Award.  Peter Bourne is proud to have been a judge for 20 years and in 2019 writes about finalist Peter Schell in

Gourmet Traveller WINE, August/September 2019

 

Italy Meets Australia – GTW Panel Tasting

After the successful Italian white varieties tasting earlier this year, the panel, convened by Peter Bourne, thought it prudent to set their senses on the reds as well, in

Gourmet Traveller WINE, August/September 2019

 

Martinborough vs Mornington Dinner

Two of the most revered antipodean cool-climate wines regions go head-to-head at this premium dinner hosted by Peter Bourne at the brand new 6 HEAD restaurant in The Rocks on August 20, 2019.  Booking information in the article, in

Gourmet Traveller WINE – August/September 2019