Yetti and the Kokonut is not only the charmingly fun title of Dave Geyer and Koen Janssens’ South Australia wine project, but their personal nicknames as well. The Yetti, Dave, manages the vineyards, while Koen, the Kokonut, manages the sales.
Hello everyone, your July edition of wine club is now available for pickup. There are some really fantastic bottles this month, so we really look forward to hearing your thoughts on them. If you have any questions or would like additional details about this months selections, please don’t hesitate to drop us a line. Cheers!
Dad’s are the best. They are the go to person for so many of life’s moments, good and bad, yet they always seem to be the first ones to allow credit pass them by. Whether the Dad in your life is your best backyard buddy, the ultimate coach, or always there to clean up life’s little messes, he deserves a day that is all about him.
It is becoming less and less shocking to see a can of wine on the shelf these days. Beer is going to have share space in the cooler at barbecues this summer because more and more producers are making the decision to can their wines ; red, white, rose, and fizzy, canned wines are having a moment like never before. In the same vein, spirits producers are making their cocktails easier to enjoy in pre-packaged, pre-mixed formats.
The Italian writer Andrea Camilleri once remarked that “Sicily has suffered 13 foreign dominations from which she has taken both the best and the worst. The sequence of different cultures has made Sicily a fascinating place, quite unlike any other.” Whether navigating the throngs of Palermo’s Mercato Ballaro or hoovering a plate of pasta alla norma in Catania, when you visit Sicily you are the latest in a long line of foreigners that have been seduced by Sicily’s delights.
Hello everyone and welcome to the June edition of Vine Arts Wine Club. From Corsican Vermentinu to Valencian Bobal, this month’s 6-pack has you covered for all of your early summer get-together’s. This month we’ve enlisted the help of our good friend Alex Good, owner of Spur Imports. Alex has been kind enough to introduce a brand new wine for wine club from Jean-Louis Chapuy in Chiroubles. As always, if you have any questions about any of the wines, please drop us a line. Cheers!