Brown Brothers Patricia Dinner

15 May, 2017

By Megan Cox | Assistant Wine & Beverage Manager, Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise Last month Balthazar Wine & Dining celebrated the release of Brown Brothers, 2012,‘Patricia’ line. A Family Affair Patricia Brown, born 1915, is the late matriarch of the Brown Brothers homestead. Patricia was mother to four sons, whom are the third and fourth generation, upholding the family traditions today. Her passion and dedication to the family business earned the naming of the flagship range

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A Masterclass with Spanish Winemaker Telmo Rodriguez

19 April, 2017

By David Stevens-Castro | Wine & Beverage Manager, Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise Wine supplier Peter Rogers, owner of Naked Bunch, recently invited me to participate in a masterclass with Telmo Rodriguez at Kingscliff’s Fins Restaurant. This was the only wine trade event held with Northern New South Wales & South East Queensland venues. A Mission in Preserving Spanish Wines Telmo Rodriguez is a charismatic figure in the world of winemaking and has been recognised since the

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