Whitey likes the exquisite wines of Elena Brooks from Dandelion Vineyards.
Whitey has a wallow in the amazing range of reds Wayne Farquhar makes at his Dell'uva winery and vine nursery at Freeling near the Barossa – including a smart Saperavi that for some reason reminds him of Elon Musk.
Philip White takes a tour of the Vales vineyards, where budburst is looming, locals are dreaming of what variety will be the Next Big Thing, and a long-table winery lunch is highly recommended.
Whitey enjoys two bottles of Melbourne lane wall art while contemplating pictures we've never seen.
Philip White finds much in common with memorable wines, music, other luxury goods, politics and supercars.
Whitey tries a Bremerton trio to contemplate whether estuarine Langhorne Creek is our Bordeaux, or simply the end of the Murray-Darling.
Philip White thinks the Penfolds award will focus creative attention on critical problems facing all the world's beverages industries.
Whitey spends a few days considering the produce of a plush, posh pleasure dome in the Yarra Valley.
In these dark days, Philip White feels more like consuming alcohol than promoting its gastronomic glory.
Alpha Box & Dice founder Justin Lane's new label Big Easy Radio – a collaboration with winemaker Matt Head – has a distinctly Australian personality.