Tue. 29 Aug. #westbrookwinery . Planted 1935 by Ante Ivicevich who first arrived from Croatia in 1904. Four Generations of Winemaking! Westbrook also makes a lovely little #port made from Cabernet Franc & Malbec... @huamiakl is 2015 #chardonnay from Waimauku, Auckland. Barrel-fermented. Partial MLF. 9 months in French oak w/ batonnage, plus 3 months sur lie. . #aucklandwine #wine #sommelier #savemesomm
Hit the jackpot with my tour of West Auckland...our guide the sweetest Irishman, a full time chef and part time guide showed us many hidden treasures of the west also cooks up a kick ass BBQ. Mussels, prawns, venison and a bloody beautiful salad.