Staying home is the new going out.

Friday night get together, COVID-style. Don’t go out, fire up your keyboard and arrange for delivery of local food and Tasmanian wines ready for Friday night.
Every Friday from 6pm-6:30(ish) on the Vintage Tasmania Facebook page, let’s meet for a Tasmanian wine Talk and Taste. We can keep in touch, learn a little and share what we are enjoying. Our local food and drink industry needs our support during this difficult time, so order some wines and tune in!

24th April – Riesling
1st May – Pinot Noir
8th May – Newest Tassie producers
15th May – Winter Brook Wines
22nd May – Unusual Tasmanian varieties
29th May – Curly’s Birthday tasting

Geronimo’s Restaurant are organising special Tasmanian wine packs to go along with our Friday tastings. Check the FB page for details.


Some of my favourites – Drinks

Avocado Moon Kombucha – Launceston based fermenting queen

Bar Two – Specialist Tasmanian wine bar in Launceston (wine deliveries start soon)

Beautiful Isle Wines – Tamar Valley wines

Bellebonne – Exquisite Tasmanian sparkling wine

Cool Wine – Tasmanian beer, cider, spirits and wine retailer in Hobart (can deliver nationally)

Crown Cellars – Specialist Tasmanian beer, wine, spirits retailer in Launceston

Geronimo’s – Aperetivo bar and restaurant in Launceston takeaway cocktails and food.

Glaetzer-Dixon Family Winemakersaward-winning Tasmanian wines from across the state.

Hartshorn Distillery – Sheep whey gin from the Huon with bonus hand sanitiser.

Joseph Burton Wines – Hobart Wine merchant with bonus sabrage

Moores Hill Estate – Solar-powered winery on the West Tamar.

Red Brick Road Ciderhouse – Deloraine cider and gin producers

Rude Boy – It’s not just fried chicken, they’ve got some great drinks too. Hobart.

Shene Distillery – Poltergeist Gin and Mackey Whisky from Southern Tasmania

The Splendid Gin – Gin from the East Coast of Tasmania

Spring Vale Wines – East coast winery

Stillwater Restaurant – wine packs and food takeaways from classic Launceston restaurant

Stoney Rise/Holyman – Legendary West Tamar wines

Turner Stillhouse – Gin distillery in the Tamar Valley

Van Dieman Brewing – Craft brewing in White Hills talking beer metres not miles.

Wellington & Wolfe Wines – Tasmanian Riesling producer.

Willing Bros. Wine Merchant – Hobart Wine Bar and restaurant.

Wobbly Boot Vineyard – Coal River Valley wines

Some of my favourites -Eats

Burger Junkie – the best burgers in Launceston

Geronimo’s – Aperetivo bar and restaurant in Launceston takeaway cocktails and food.

Rude Boy – The very best fried chicken in Hobart

Stillwater Restaurant – wine packs and food takeaways from classic Launceston restaurant

The Metz Launceston restaurant

Timbre – Wood-fired pizzas from Legana in the West Tamar

Turkish Tukka – Turkish restaurant in Launceston

Veg Out – Vegan and vegetarian restaurant in Launceston

Willing Bros. Wine Merchant – Hobart Wine Bar and restaurant.

Youjing Chinese Restaurant – Launceston dumpling champions