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Paradise Falls, King Valley

Fall into paradise

  Wine, cheese, fresh farm produce … there’s no doubt the King Valley offers some of the best gourmet experiences in Victoria. But have you discovered our secret natural paradise?…

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Visitors in Brown Brothers Family Cellar

Cellar door tasting tips

Whether you’re new to wine tastings or a long-time aficionado, visiting a winery’s cellar door can be an opportunity to learn about wine and try something new. Darren Vincent, Guest…

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Riesling

  If you haven’t tried Riesling for a while, it’s time to give it another go. Originating in France’s Alsace region, in the valley of the Rhine River, Riesling has…

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Field to fork

  “Everything you see I owe to spaghetti” – so said Sophia Loren as she slurped her beloved pasta. The slippery strands, combined with the fresh taste of the sea,…

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Cows at Milawa Organic Beef

Where good food comes from

  Aimee Chan takes a road trip around Milawa to find wine, cheese, meat and fresh produce to take home as a souvenir of her King Valley visit. Why did…

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100 years in the King Valley

  Through generations and waves of change, the family behind Darling Estate wines has seen a lot in a century of life and agriculture in the King Valley. John Darling reflects…

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Celebrating the Sangiovese Project

King Valley grape growers and winemakers have celebrated the conclusion of The Sangiovese Project, a five-year research project on one of the region’s flagship varietals. “We’re really lucky to have had five…

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Arneis

  Arneis has a nickname in Italy: ‘the little rascal’. It’s a rebellious variety, but, under expert supervision, this fresh, approachable wine exudes charm and behaves well with all sorts…

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Fresh and colourful

On a warm day spent with friends and family, you’ll want to keep the food simple and flavoursome. This is a meal that’ll impress your guests, especially when it’s served…

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