What is Australia Known For? As you might guess, Australia’s main vineyard produce is Shiraz, followed by Chardonnay. The two varieties make up 44% of the total wine production. … Growers are replacing many of the Chardonnay and Shiraz plantings in favor of Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, and Sauvignon Blanc.
A mouthful of red fruit; cherries wild berries and fresh plum greet you upon tasting this year’s harmonious blend of Shiraz and Cabernet. The two compliment each other seamlessly as vanilla and dark chocolate integrate with cinnamon spice and notes of mocha to form the perfect balance. Silky tannins give this enjoyable wine phenomenal length [...]
2018 Mitolo Shiraz Savitar 2018 Mitolo Shiraz Savitar Immense lift, the aromatics of this 2018 wine are an incredibly intense amalgam of blackcurrant, menthol, liquorice and cedar oak. The palate shows a hugely complex flavour profile befitting of its pedigree. Characters of black fruits, dried herbs, and earthy tones of liquorice and savoury leather. Mitolo [...]
Euphoria shines with bright golden hues and delicate bubbles carrying citrus grapefruit and tropical flavours; giving the wine a vibrant finish fit for any celebration.
2018 Mollydooker Shiraz Velvet Glove 2018 Mollydooker Shiraz Velvet Glove Dense, dark and brooding in the glass, the 2018 Velvet Glove Shiraz is complex and sumptuous. Black plum, blueberries and roasted coffee intermingle with anise in its lifted fragrance. A supremely smooth molten chocolate mouthfeel accentuates the precise balance of infinitely complex structure, expressing deep [...]
Luscious cherry blackberry and plum jam fruit flavours marry together forming this powerful yet elegant Shiraz. Made from a selection of McLaren Vale’s premier grapes its deep colour and fragrant nose leads to quite a voluptuous palate of fruit intertwined with rich mocha coffee and chocolate with traces of licorice and toffee.
2018 Penley Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Phoenix 2018 Penley Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Phoenix A complex bouquet, layered with dark fruits at its core. Hints of plum, blackberry and star anise with a dusting of dark chocolate. The palate is intense and long supported by generous savory tannins that coat the mouth. A delicious contemporary Cabernet. 91 [...]
2017 Elderton E Series Shiraz/Cabernet 2017 Elderton E Series Shiraz/Cabernet, from Barossa,South Australia, Australia RED, RICH, INTENSE JAMES SUCKLING: 90 PTS, Plenty of rich dark berries and a leafy, cabernet edge on the nose here. The palate is very balanced and has fresh dark berries at its core. A blend of shiraz and cabernet sauvignon. [...]
2017 Elderton Shiraz Barossa 2017 Elderton Shiraz Barossa, Syrah/Shiraz from Barossa, South Australia, Australia RED, RICH , INTENSE Winemaker Notes: A rich and vibrant dark purple. Black forest fruits, dark chocolate and vanilla with hints of coconut. Plum and berries, chocolate and a spice finish. Full bodied, rich, classic. After time spent working in Saudi Arabia, Neil [...]
2018 Penfolds Cabernet Shiraz Bin 389 2018 Penfolds Cabernet Shiraz Bin 389 A bright, crimson red color. The nose is lifted, fragrant and immediately Penfolds. Aficionados may quickly identify and proclaim 389. Aromas like that of layers of custard and port-wine dark jelly with flaked coconut and juniper/cassis. Or old-fashioned hummingbird cake, with coconut flakes [...]
Colour : Crimson core with magenta brightness at the rim. Nose : A bluestone slatiness and waft of iron filings immediately captures attention a Cabernet influence/lift perhaps. Almond cake sweetness and white chocolate create a web with boysenberry and blue fruit aromatics. Palate : Structural grip and defined tannins wraps around a palate full of [...]