Category Archives: Off the Vine

Sydney Wine Festival 14th and 15th

Hi everybody, Sydney Wine Festival is next weekend at Rosehill Racecourse, Sydney. Small Forest hasn’t been to big wine festival, and this is the first time coming to Sydney! There will be many wineries, food and live music on these two days. Buy ticket advance, so walk straight to the festival! Click this link to…

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October is coming after September

October is only around the corner, and I am bit worry…. a lot to do. Next Tuesday, if you know I will be the restaurant HaNa Ju-Rin in Crowns Nest in Sydney. This is amazing event “7 Samurai” “””26th of September (Tuesday) at 6:30pm~ We are proud to announce to hold Samurai 7 dinner at…

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Caro String Quartet 4th annual concert on this Sunday!

It’s time again, and I am so excited to be with them in this space. Musicians loved playing at this cellar door. Yes, at the cellar door – just a shed – that was my concern. But after the concert, they absolutely loved playing at the cellar door. They said that’s because “this is a…

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This month

Interested in Sake? I have been seeing everybody smile when they tasted sake! Yes, it is delicious 😀 In September, sake tasting is only on the 9th Saturday. Please contact if you would to do. 2nd Saturday – Denman Farmer’s Market 8 am to 12 noon. 2nd Saturday – starts new exhibition by Trevor!…

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New Exhibition

Almost September (where 8 months gone?) and our cellar door will be renovating time😁 Ha ha ha, changing art!! From 2nd of September, Trevor Sutton will be exhibiting his art until 28th of October. About the exhibition, please click below link. Read more Also Caro String Quartet 4th Annual concert is on 10th. Seat is…

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New Product

New product! Finally, but only 200 bottles made. 2016 GOLDEN VERDELHO is now at the cellar door! Made Naturally from Verdelho Wild Yeast, Wild Malo-Lactic Bacteria, Hand de-stemming, Maceration Carbonic, Hand crushing, Ferment on skin, Hand plunging, Extended maceration, Drained the wine, Soft Pressing by Hand, Stored in SS tank, Racked twice, Nothing to removed…

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Newcastle Herald

There was an article about Small Forest yesterday on Newcastle Herald. Link is THIS   Hope to see you at the cellar door, soon!  


Few frosty and icy morning lately. It’s cold but beautiful, getting out early and have a look around. I liked spider webs are so pretty. That morning was just like had snow, white everywhere and beautiful. And, these are Chardonnay, before and after hand pruning.

Christmas in July Dinner

Finally getting chilly, had few big frost and Winter is really here. As usual, it’s “Christmas in July” in Australia. And, The Remington in Muswellbrook is planning Christmas in July dinner with Small Forest!! They have been doing wonderful in Upper Hunter. Nice accommodation, great food and friendly service. See what Trip Advisor says 😉 < click…

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Christmas in July Market in Scone

I’m getting used to have Christmas in July now. It’s cold, and feel like Christmas time here in Australia, and why not to have Christmas! Isn’t it great idea? Let’s catch up in Scone for fun market. Market, music, and even snow!! ❄️ ☃️ ❄️ The Caro String Quartet Concert tickets also available at the…

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