Showing posts with label South Australia. Show all posts
Showing posts with label South Australia. Show all posts

Tuesday 28 November 2023

Tenafeate Creek GSM 2022


Silky with a comforting embrace, this is a delicious GSM from Tenafeate Creek. Attractive aromas and great fruit combine to deliver a wine that oozes large pours and big comfy chairs.

Pikes Olga Emmie Riesling 2023


I've had the opportunity to taste a handful of off-dry Rieslings of late, and this Pikes Olga Emmie is the best of them. On first inspection, my mind rushes to my childhood with Whizz Fizz lemon sherbet and Pine Lime Splice cutting loose. Yum!

Saturday 25 November 2023

Tenafeate Creek Judgement Shiraz 2021


That colour! So bold and dense. The flagship wine from Tenafeate Creek, this Judgement Shiraz is rich and generous and it deserves to be tucked away for some time yet.

Tenafeate Creek Riesling 2023


A serving of hot chips or some battered fish (or both) is the order of the day to help this Riesling along on its way.

Friday 24 November 2023

Arila Gardens Ironstone and Quartz Gardens Shiraz 2022


Review number 600 for the year so let's make it worth celebrating. I present another brilliant Shiraz from Barossa producer Arila Gardens. This Ironstone and Quartz Garden 2022 is in the zone.

Thursday 23 November 2023

Oxford Landing One to One Cabernet Sauvignon 2021


Really good Cabernet for not a lot, I thought this was the best in the range. Check this new One to One release from Oxford Landing.

Oxford Landing One to One Merlot 2021


An approachable wine without the glitz and glamour, sometimes you need a reliable wine like this Merlot from Oxford Landing's new One to One range.

Oxford Landing One to One Shiraz 2021


A bag of Burger Rings will partner this just Shiraz just fine.

Oxford Landing One to One Rosé 2023


An uncomplicated, no-fuss Rosé that is easy to befriend from Oxford Landing' new One to One range.

Oxford Landing One to One Brut Cuvée NV


A new label in the Oxford Landing range that delivers an easy drinking fizz with crowd-pleasing appeal.

Wednesday 22 November 2023

Schwarz Wine Co Grenache Blanc 2023


Hasn't Grenache Blanc seen a meteoric rise in the Barossa of late? A few years ago it was barely around, now there are several producers throwing it about with more plantings to come. This release from Schwarz Wine Co is tops. I love the mouthfeel and textural presence.

Wildly Organic Cuvée NV


The flavour train has left the station and it appears this fizz didn't jump on board.

Sunday 19 November 2023

Vinya Vella Old Bush Vine Grenache 2022


One from left field, and bang, we have a home run! What a pretty and delicious Grenache from the Barossa's Vinya Vella!

Saturday 18 November 2023

Arila Gardens Sand Garden Grenache 2022


Absolutely awesome! Adjectives just don't work here so it's best that you get this Arila Gardens Sand Garden Grenache 2022 into your glass.

Vinya Vella Grenache Rosé 2023


Bone-dry and savoury, picnics are a go-go with this Vinya Vella bush vine Grenache Rosé in your glass. It's a solid drink for those sun-shining days.

Friday 17 November 2023

Pikes The Merle Reserve Riesling 2023


The Clare Valley Riesling highlights just keep coming. This Pikes The Merle Reserve 2023 is brilliant! It possesses a tang that just grabs you and holds you to ransom. Come at me!

Hutton Vale Off Dry Riesling 2023


An off-dry Riesling from Hutton Vale Farm ready to take the sting out of your curry night.

Wednesday 15 November 2023

Monday 13 November 2023

Limefinger Solace Polish Hill River Riesling 2023


Just when you think the 2023 Clare Valley Rieslings can't get any better, along comes the Limefinger Solace. Woah! This is Riesling at its absolute peak. Purity, class, all that. Just wow.