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Jim Barry The cover Drive
Posted in Australian Wine Majestic

The Cover Drive

Love the look of this bottle from Jim Barry, the Cover Drive. Non cricketers amongst you will ask what is a cover drive? It’s to do with stroking the ball through to the boundary using you feet and arms/wrist making a deliberate graceful movement towards the pitch of the ball just outside off stump. What’s this got to do with this bottle of wine I hear you cry, well, apparently Jim Barry purchased the 30 acre old Penola cricket ground in 1996 in Coonawarra, south Australia and planted a vineyard there and with selected parcels from their vineyard in Clare…

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