March 16, 2023

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Hewitson Truffle Row Carignan Syrah 2021

85% Carignan 15 % Syrah – who doesn’t love a bit of Carignan with your Syrah, yes, I am biased...

Hewitson Miss Harry GSM 2021

41% Grenache, 39% Shiraz, 20% Mourvèdre. The whole bunch addition creates a pretty wine that floats across the palate. Chalky...

Hewitson Lulu Shiraz 2020

This wine is a ripper and being from the cooler end of the valley, it’s totally my cup of tea....

Hewitson The Ancients Shiraz 2020

Single vineyard wine where the whole bunch and old oak tempers the style and means this wine is not going...

Hewitson Mad Hatter Shiraz 2020

This is a selection of their best Shiraz vineyards, dubbed the super blend. Not a lot of fruit came off...

Hewitson Old Garden Mourvèdre 2019

Planted in 1853 this is a pretty impressive wine and I do love a single vineyard Mourvèdre. As the oldest...

Hewitson Monopole Mother Vine Shiraz 2019

Sourced solely from a 1-hectare vineyard showing depth and concentration, think fruit cake, mocha, chewy chalky tannins and dried black...
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Pikes Il Premio Sangiovese 2021

There was a time when Sangiovese was destined to be the next big thing. It has not really ever come...
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Pikes The EWP Shiraz 2021

Named after the patriarch of the Pike family, Edgar Walter Pike, who would no doubt be very happy to have...
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Pikes The Hill Block Cabernet Sauvignon 2021

One of the debates that wine geeks will indulge in, late at night with a glass or two of top...
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Pertaringa Lakeside Pinot Noir 2022

For many years, winelovers would moan that the chances of finding enjoyable Pinot Noir for twenty bucks or less was...
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Pertaringa Rifle & Hunt McLaren Vale Cabernet Sauvignon 2021

For those concerned that the NRA might be setting up branches in McLaren Vale, fear not. The name comes from...
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Port Phillip Estate Essay Gamay 2022

As the old Python team used to say, ‘and now for something completely different’. Gamay from the Mornington Peninsula. It...
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Incygnes Wines Barossa Valley Shiraz 2021

We move to the younger vintage and again, what we have here is a fine and accurate reflection of the...
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Incygnes Wines Barossa Valley Shiraz 2020

Fascinating to see a pair of wines where the only difference is the vintage which gives real insight. And that...
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Tar & Roses Tempranillo 2021

Beautiful medium-bodied Tempranillo captures so much about this Spanish variety when put in Australian hands. Supple red fruits fill the...
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Tar & Roses Central Victoria Sangiovese 2021

Here is an Australian Sangiovese that really works. It’s from Central Victoria which seems to suite the variety, showing loads...
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Tar & Roses Mornington Peninsula Pinot Noir 2021

When things come together in Mornington, the results can be mighty good. This is right in the zone and opens...
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Tar & Roses Mornington Peninsula Chardonnay 2021

A lovely example of Mornington Peninsula Chardonnay showing that combination of delicacy and power. Whole bunch pressed to French oak...

Robert Stein Half Dry Riesling RS15 2022

Always a pleasure to taste the newest vintage of Robert Stein’s half dry Riesling, a real compliment to their portfolio...

Robert Stein Dry Mudgee Riesling 2022

Another cracking year for Riesling from Robert Stein, this 2022 vintage has classic notes of grated lime zest, custard apple...