Petition Wine and Merchant – a wine bar and wine library – what extra might you need? An fascinating, and ever altering choice by the glass, or you’ll be able to select a bottle from the fantastic assortment housed in racks across the room – and even higher in the event you discover one thing that notably appeals, properly purchase a bottle and take it residence!
Well positioned within the coronary heart of the State Buildings, opening out to the hovering ceilings of the Postal Hall the place you’ll be able to seize a desk and amongst the greenery sit again and loosen up – meals in fact from Petition Kitchen is out there – all the time pleasant small dishes to tempt – among the many choices once we dropped by on the weekend anchovies with grilled bread, chilli and lemon; chopped broccoli with grapes and walnuts; numerous charcuterie alternatives and stracciatella with white radish and celery oil. You may also sit contained in the bar itself amongst the racks and bins of wine – it is a palace of temptation.
The wine choice encompasses many smaller and boutique wineries, particularly these devoted to natural and biodynamic manufacturing, each from Australia and abroad and which ought to entrance any wine lover – it definitely does me!
We popped in for a drink and wander on Saturday – the by the glass record had some interesting wines – Chalari Riesling from the Frankland, LS Merchants Margaret River Sauvignon Blanc Semillon mix, De Bois, and La Prova’s Adelaide Hills Pinot Nero – in the long run we settled on a glass of Koerner Tiver rosé – constructed from a mix of Sangiovese and Sciaccerrolo this has a bouquet of strawberries, mandarin and a little cinnamon, whereas the palate is crisp and really dry, with positive acidity resulting in a lengthy refreshing end.
And after a look over the wines on sale I couldn’t resist taking a couple house – Brave New Wines 2017 Petit Derriere – a mix of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay which have come collectively to supply an impressive bone dry rosé – and a Carignano and Tannat mix from Amato Vino – based mostly in Margaret River, and sourcing grapes from throughout – these from Happs Three Hills Estate in Karridale. I look ahead to making an attempt this.
Petition Wine Bar and Merchant has all of it actually – good wine and meals in a fantastic location, with prime employees, and best of all you possibly can take away these wines that basically impress.