Tag Archives: Summer of Riesling

Summer Of Riesling is back!

Riesling is the wine for summer – and the riesling celebration Summer of Riesling is back for its seventh year. In Sydney, it will be celebrated with the annual Riesling Festival on January 17. The venue will again be the historic Cell Block Theatre of the Old Sydney Gaol, on the corner of Burton and Forbes Streets, Darlinghurst.

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April is Aussie Wine Month

Rose Revolution, Summer of Riesling, International Grenache Day, innumerable pinot noir events… where does it all end? Well, logically, in Dry July, I guess. The available months of the year are fast running out, but Wine Australia is hopping in for its chop, declaring April

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Riesling fights back

Riesling lovers are revolting. A worldwide movement called “Summer of Riesling” is hoping to switch drinkers from Chardonnay or Sauvignon Blanc to a grape variety that they believe is far more worthy of our attention.

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Riesling fights back

Riesling lovers are revolting. A worldwide movement called “Summer of Riesling” is hoping to switch drinkers from Chardonnay or Sauvignon Blanc to a grape variety that they believe is far more worthy of our attention.

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Pushing the Envelope with Riesling

It’s been difficult to avoid drinking riesling this summer – not that you’d want to avoid it! This week (6-7 February) sees the Frankland Estate International Riesling Tasting returning to Sydney, and there are several other riesling events: Summer of Riesling, Wrapped In Riesling and the Great Southern Riesling Tasting.