On the fringe

Dunedin is on the fringe.  Such a vibrant city and so far south.  Keep heading south and your next stop is Antarctica.  The Central Otago wine region is on the fringe, said to be the southernmost wine region in the world.  And today’s offering from Central Otago is the 2009 Clyde Village Pinot Noir.  It’sContinue reading “On the fringe”

What a difference a day makes

Remember beautiful yesterday? Today, it rained all day and when I drove home it was 13C.  There is a fire in the wood stove tonight as I’m heating up some tomato and basil risotto.  It was just a tease yesterday after all.  As they say, welcome to Dunedin. Sometimes, if I’m housebound (I’m on callContinue reading “What a difference a day makes”

Calling All Angels

That’s what I’m listening to right now (thank you Pandora and Train). To celebrate October 1, I opened this beautiful Pinot.  (I could have said to celebrate Tuesday, or 8pm, or the fact it was 21C today….., but I went with the first of October).   I was just a bit skeptical, since it wasContinue reading “Calling All Angels”