Christmas menu

I’m making a list and checking it twice. Perbellini Pannettone, check. Marcarini Moscato, check. Prawns, check. Bellavista, check. Whilst our Italian friends will be making their way through the snow and gathering around the fireplace, we’ll be playing beach cricket …

Christmas drinks in Melbourne, Montalcino, Soave & La Morra

Thankfully, Australia has (mostly) moved beyond the absurdly traditional turkey with all the trimmings and plum pudding for Christmas lunch. When it’s 30 degrees, it’s a big ask to eat like that, especially before a swim and backyard cricket. We …