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2012 Magpie Estates “The Call Bag” Grenache Mourvedre
This could easily be called our ‘Estate Red’ as it was the first wine we made in 1993 it’s our answer to good Cotes du Rhone Villages, although this is clearly a Barossan wine. Roughly 60% Mourvedre, 40% Grenache. Lovely fruitcake and spice nose, black cherry, clove, and cinnamon, with ... read more.
2009 Giaconda Aeolia Roussane
95 points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "The 2009 Aeolia Roussanne was a great vintage for this unique style. The wine is 100% barrel fermented in 15% new oak spending a total of 10 months in wood, going through full malo-lactic. Pale to medium straw in color, it gives wonderful aromas ... read more.
2015 Two Hands Angels' Share Shiraz
91 points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "The deep garnet-purple colored 2015 Shiraz Angel's Share opens with classic blueberry tart, chocolate box and licorice notes with a fragrant perfume of violets. Full-bodied, rich and decadent in the mouth, and yet eminently drinkable, it's delivers ... read more.
2015 Penley Estate Aradia Chardonnay
Very approachable nose with fresh melon stone fruits with an ever so subtle hint of oak. The palate displays sherbet-like acid with harmonious flavours of melon and grapefruit. The hint of oak enhances the varietal characters without overpowering them and leads to silky soft finish. Ready to drink now ... read more.
2005 Clarendon Hills Astralis Syrah
99 points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "At the top of the pyramid is the 2005 Syrah Astralis Vineyard. It is sourced from a vineyard planted in 1920 and is one of the Syrah cuvees in which 100% new oak is utilized (along with Brookman, Hickinbotham, and Piggott Range). It delivers an ethereal ... read more.
2012 Clarendon Hills Astralis Syrah
98+ points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "Medium to deep garnet/purple, the 2012 Astralis (Shiraz) starts off with complex, meaty and earthy aromas wafting around a core of blackberry preserves, preserved plums, and mulberries with hints of licorice, Chinese five spice and potpourri. Full-bodied, ... read more.
2014 Penley Estate Atlas Shiraz
On the nose you will find juicy black fruits with spicy notes of dark liquorice earth. This is a wine with a weighty palate and dense fruit. Concentrated and firm tannins complement the fruit. Ready to drink now or for enjoying the rewards of cellaring for the next 3-5 years for some secondary fruit ... read more.
2013 Lillypilly Estates Cabernet Sauvignon
Ripe, luscious fruit aged in French oak makes this wine beautiful for drinking now. With a nose of bright red fruit and undertones of plum, the palate follows through with soft tannins and hints of ripe red berries blended in subtle complexity not often found in a wine of this price point.
2015 Yalumba Coonawara Cabernet Sauvignon
90 points - The Globe and Mail: "This is a very well made, young Coonawarra cabernet with lovely bright¶blackcurrant, juniper/mint greenness and background vanillin and spice. The¶tannins are nicely refined and fitted as well for such a young cabernet. […] Very¶good length. ... read more.
2015 Yalumba Eden Valley Viognier
Apricot fruit aromas and flavours with long luscious texture and hints of orange oil to finish. Pure aromas reminiscent of fresh apricots, lifted ginger and fresh white flowers. The palate is long, rich and luscious, with intense stone fruit flavours finishing with an alluring citrus freshness. This ... read more.
2012 John Duval Eligo Shiraz
97+ points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "Medium to deep garnet-purple colored, the 2012 Eligo has a profoundly scented nose of crème de cassis, blackberry pie, licorice, dark chocolate and blueberry preserves against an earthy/meaty background of bacon fat, forest floor, beef dripping ... read more.
2013 Yangarra Estate Estate Grown Shiraz
90 points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "Medium ruby/purple, the 2013 Grenache Old Vine has intense aromas of red and black cherries, black raspberries and anise with pepper, violets and meaty accents. Full-bodied, rich and concentrated, the palate has chewy tannins with plenty of backbone, ... read more.
2015 Vasse Felix Filius Chardonnay
Pale straw with a green. Lovely lemon biscuit, with light peach and pineapple notes meddle with a complexing lift of grapefruit pith, ghee, hints of spicy ginger oak and savoury herbed bread crust. The palate lands soft and creamy with a rapid mouth-watering acidity. The flavour carries peach, pineapple ... read more.
2014 Henschke Henry's Seven GSMV
Deep ruby with purple hues. Pronounced aromas of ripe raspberry, plum, blackberry, with hints of white flowers and lavender, complimented by savoury nuances of black pepper, bay leaf and charcuterie. The palate displays focused raspberry and dark plum fruits, with lively acidity and beautifully balanced ... read more.
2010 Clarendon Hills Hickinbotham Cabernet Sauvignon
94+ points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "Very deep purple-black in color, the 2010 Hickenbotham Cabernet Sauvignon is intensely scented of creme de cassis, blackberry preserves and plum compote with touches of menthol, cloves and dark chocolate. Full-bodied and richly fruited in the mouth ... read more.
2012 Henschke Keyneton Estate 'The Euphonium'
97 points - Australian Wine Companion: "A magic combination of a cascade of black and red fruit flavours with supreme elegance and balance, the complex blend of shiraz, cabernet sauvignon, merlot and cabernet franc at once fused yet synergistic. The best Euphonium yet. Screwcap. 14% alc To 2035."
2015 Two Hands Lily's Garden Shiraz
94 points - Wine Spectator Magazine: "This exuberant red bursts with flavors of clove, toasted coconut and dark chocolate that are thick and velvety, complementing the kirsch notes at the core, with a hint of fresh mint adding complexity. This is generous, with a finish that goes on and on. Drink ... read more.
2014 Rockford Local Growers Semillon
Rockford's Local Growers Semillon 2014 is one of the best Rockford Semillons that we have ever tasted. Limes, grassiness and a pithy crunchy palate make for fun drinking now or age it for 10 years if you can resist it's beguiling allure.
2013 Pirramimma McLaren Vale Cabernet Sauvignon
This Cabernet Sauvignon is sourced from some of the oldest vines in the McLaren Vale and is consistently a complex and intense wine with impressive structure and depth. You can expect to discover richly articulated cassis, cherry and smoke notes. This will reward 3+ years patience but can be enjoyed ... read more.
2015 Oxford Landing Estates Merlot
Magenta coloured with purple hues, there are aromas of blueberry, plum and red currants with subtle cedar oak and spices. This medium bodied wine starts with vibrant flavours of plums and red berries and although tightly structured, the finish is rich and generous with persistent fruit and spice flavours, ... read more.
2012 Henschke Mount Edelstone Shiraz
98 points - Australian Wine Companion: "Vivid, deep purple-crimson; this is a blue-blood aristocratic shiraz, certain in its supreme power, length and balance, and not going out to prove anything. If anyone doubts its quality now, the scales will fall from their eyes over the decades ahead, as it ... read more.
2015 Yalumba Old Bush Vine Grenache
The Yalumba Old Bush Vine Grenache 2015 pushes the elegance of Grenache into new territory. Appealingly pure red cherry with raspberry and cedar, this wine is attractive and ethereal. Violets and liquorice show through the red fleshed, taut and precise palate.
2010 Clarendon Hills Onkaparinga Grenache
94+ points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "Medium to deep garnet-purple in color, the 2010 Onkaparinga Vineyard Grenache is intensely scented of freshly crushed blackberries and raspberries with hints of green peppercorns, dried thyme and bacon. Big, full and expressive in the mouth, it ... read more.
2013 Pirramimma Petit Verdot
The nose displays violets, briary blackberry, kirsch cherries and cigar box oak, the powerful concentrated palate exhibits spicy plum, forest floor, tangy cherry, hints of mulberry and vanilla bean. The long lingering tannins and subtle oak are beautifully balanced. A wine with great length of flavour ... read more.
2015 Penley Estate Phoenix Cabernet Sauvignon
A hint of mint on the nose, however the hero in this vibrant wine is the fresh berries, with just a touch of oak in the background. Palate has great structure with balanced tannins; the perfect medium bodied Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon. Ready to drink now or for enjoying the rewards of cellaring ... read more.
2015 Dalrymple Pinot Noir
A brilliant purple-red colour that shines in the glass. Aromas of violets, crushed boysenberry and blackberry with hints of roasted cinnamon, clove and green pepper. A balanced mid palate leads to a fine tannin finish with spices and length supported by French oak.
2015 Josef Chromy Pinot Noir
Dark cherry and sweet red berry fruits with hints of spice and subtle French oak. The palate is rich and generous with dark red fruits, supple tannins and a smooth texture.
2012 John Duval Plexus Shiraz Grenache Mourvedre
92 points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "A Shiraz, Grenache and Mourvedre blend, the 2012 Plexus has a medium-dense garnet colour and offers kirsch, preserved plums, blueberry pie and dried mulberry notes with a Christmas fruit cake undercurrent. Full-bodied and packed with spicy, blackberry ... read more.
2015 Noon Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
The wine has attractive sweet red berry and cedar aromas, along with earthy/mineral notes. The palate delivers on this promise, with full body and lovely purity of flavour. It is a composed and well balanced wine, almost suave in texture. There is some nice firm tannin which makes its presence felt ... read more.
2015 Noon Reserve Shiraz
The wine is deep in colour, with aromas of beef stock, soy sauce and molasses. The palate is full bodied but round, with firm tannins providing a lovely balance and a long finish. Very nice to drink now or can be cellared for 10 years or more. Try it with a slow cooked Corsican beef stew with pasta and ... read more.
2014 Two Hands Samantha's Garden Shiraz
93 points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "Deep garnet-purple colored, the 2014 Shiraz Samantha's Garden is redolent of crushed blackcurrants and black cherries with violets, cloves, anise and menthol suggestions. Full-bodied, rich and seductive in the mouth, it fills the palate with plush, ... read more.
2015 Lillypilly Estates Sauvignon Blanc
A little beauty – with its all-important pungent, grassy, leafy aroma with a hint of capsicum and gooseberries. Pale Straw in colour with a green tinge. The palate has lovely grapefruit and pineapple characters with creamy passion fruit. It possesses a lively and fresh finish with a generous length. ... read more.
2015 Two Hands Sexy Beast Cabernet Sauvignon
90 points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "The 2015 Sexy Beast Cabernet Sauvignon is redolent of crème de cassis, black forest cake and menthol with a waft of cigar boxes. Full-bodied, concentrated and full-on ‘sexy’ as the name suggests, I like the firm, ripe tannins in ... read more.
2015 Earthworks Shiraz
Vibrant purple with crimson hues. Aromas resembling a compote of dark berries and Satsuma plums cleverly supported with mocha, vanilla and black pepper accents. You might see hints of boysenberry and strawberry, depending on where your senses take you. A polished and voluptuous wine with a soft, round ... read more.
2013 The Lucky Country Shiraz
Initially full of dark fruits and chocolate/mocha notes, but upon a second look, aromas of grilled meats, vanilla bean and spice become quite prevalent. This wine shows lovely mouth feel, density and control; it starts out layered and concentrated but reveals a much softer side of the finish.
2012 Lillypilly Estates Shiraz
Beautiful rich ruby colour. Ripe berry aromas. Blackberry and spice on the palate. Lovely savoury intergated oak, finishing warm and rounded.
2014 Langmeil 'The Blacksmith' Cabernet Sauvignon
Colour: Medium to deep crimson with purple hues.Aroma: Lifted blueberries, black currants, and black olive dominate the aroma with lovely cedar and hints of sweet spice adding to the complexity.Palate: Bright and juicy berry fruits coat the palate and mingle with brambly spice, hints of black olive and ... read more.
2015 Mollydooker 'The Boxer' Shiraz
This powerful wine is vibrant, complex and jam packed with a kaleidoscope of flavours. Chocolate, plum and liquorice just to name a few; all beautifully wrapped in bright berry fruit on the mid-palate. Subtle oak elements and flawless tannins, intertwine with the fruit ever so gracefully. This impressive ... read more.
2014 Hickinbotham Clarendon Vineyard 'The Revivalist' Merlot
92 points - Wine Spectator Magazine: "Rich and silky, with violet-scented blackberry and framboise notes, vanilla bean accents and a whiff of espresso. The generous flavors and plump texture linger on the long finish. Drink now through 2027."
2014 Yalumba 'The Y Series' Shiraz Viognier
An exotic mixture of aromas such as Turkish delight, blood plums, violet, blueberry and white pepper fill the nose. Followed by a full bodied palate fuelled with flavours of dark cherry, spiced fruit cake and boysenberries. The tannins are soft yet mouth filling and the finish is plush and round showing ... read more.
2014 Langmeil Valley Floor Shiraz
Colour: Medium to deep crimson with purple hues.Aroma: A rich and dense aroma of Satsuma plum and raspberries mingle with sweet spice, chocolate hints and savoury tones.Palate: Rich, sweet and spicy fruit in balance with velvety yet youthfully austere tannins. A complex, medium to full bodied wine showing ... read more.
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