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A small plate of Tori karaage washed down with a few too many glasses of wine. First something raised in a ceramic egg. . . the Pat Sullivan 2017 Baw Baw Shire ChardonnayGippsland – green tinges, sap and green bean, musk. Lovely texture – quite toothy. Older, but not obviously was the Kumeu River Estate Chardonnay 2008 – Flint and sulphur, worked, bristling with energy. Super wine.  On to the reds and to begin the Domaine Chignard Fleurie ‘Les  Moriers’ 2015My second brief encounter – it’s lovely – floral and pretty as you might expect, with correct weight and poise and welcome cleanliness. To conclude the 2012 Bream Creek Pinot At the cola end of the spectrum, big and enjoyable, a rare blind tasting correct call.

Image. A fine plate from the quaint and worthy hole in the wall diner Washokudo. Hidden and petite the room sits …