Truely Amazing – Rolf Binder Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot

Rolf Binder Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot

About the wine

This  wine has 35% Merlot and 65% Cabernet Sauvginon. This wine contains aromas of black cherries, red berries and black currant and comes packed with flavours of blackberry, plum and cassis. The wine has a cellaring potential of 5 – 10 years. Enjoy this wine with parmesan cheese, roast chicken and mushrooms.

About the Winery

  • The winery was previously known as ‘Veritas’ which in Latin means the truth. The first vintage by the winery was released in 1978.
  • Rolf Binder and sister Christa Deans are the key members of the winery. Rolf takes care of the production of red wines whereas Christa is in charge of whites.
  • The winery has grown throughout Australia and exports to 18 countries.
  • Rolf and Christa were jointly awarded the Barossa ‘Winemaker of the year’ in 2005.

Vineyards

Its vineyards are spread across 250 acres in Barossa and Eden Valley. The winery has 4 vineyards under it –

  • Chri-Ro Vineyard – This vineyard is covered in 26 hectares. The grapes for the old Veritas winery were sourced from this vineyard as well as grapes for the iconic Hanisch and Heysen wines
  • Western Ridge Vineyard – This vineyard produces the highest quality fruit among the rest of vineyards. Grapes varieties planted are Shiraz, Semillon, Cabernet Sauvignon and Grenache.
  • Binder Deans Vineyard – This vineyard was purchased by the winery in 2013 and holds the potential to produce some great wines.
  • Riedl Vines Vineyard – Purchased in 2014 and spread over 46 hectares, some of the vine blocks are as old as 100 years.
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Award Winner – Rosabrook Cabernet Sauvignon

Rosabrook Cabernet Sauvignon

About the Wine

The wine will reward after cellaring over a period of 5 years.

It is a Gold medal winner at Margaret River Wine Show 2017.

About Rosabrook Wines

Established in 1980, Calneggia family are the owners of Rosabrook wines. The winery is driven to make ‘elegant and fruity wines’ without comprising quality.

Brian Fletcher is the winemaker and long been associated with Rosabrook wines. Previously, he has worked with Evans and Tate and has a more than 30 years of experience in the winemaking industry. He is known to produce wines that are versatile, a well known and accomplished winemaker of Margaret River.

The vineyards are located in Rosabrook, 15 km away from Margaret River. They are as old as 25 years and produce intensely flavoured fruit.

Rosabrook wines produce a number of wine varietals such as Chardonnay, Semillon Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and varietals that are not much widely produced in the region such as Tempranillo and Shiraz.

Trendy – Vinaceous Voodoo Moon Malbec

Vinaceous Voodoo Moon Malbec

Vinaceous Voodoo Moon Malbec 2016 is textured, layered and rich in the palate with long and soft integrated tannins. Goes well with mature cheeses and roast meats.

Vinaceous wines were established in 2007. The fruit of its wines is sourced from the premium maritime wine regions of Australia – Adelaide Hills, Margaret River and McLaren Vale. Gavin Berry and Michael Kerrigan are the winemakers.

The winery is a 5-star rated winery by James Halliday. It also exports to international wine markets such as US, UK, Canada, South America etc.

Appreciable Wine – Wooing Tree Pinot Noir

Wooing tree pinot noir

Aromas of ripe cherries and raspberries with rich and smooth palate. This wine will develop further upon cellaring over several years.

Wooing Tree Pinot Noir has been appreciated well in wine competitions. It has won trophy at Hong Kong International Wines & Spirits Competition and Gold Medal at Australian and New Zealand Boutique Wine Show 2016.  Also been awarded 92 points by Wine Spectator Magazine in 2017.

Dazzling red – Yarra Yering Dry Red

Yarra Yering Dry Red No.3

Yarra Yering Dry Red No. 3 of 2013 vintage is filled with intense aromas of violets and berries with flavours of bitter chocolate and spices. To be consumed young, the wine will continue to develop lush characters upon cellaring over the period of 8 years. Enjoy this wine with red meat and cheddar cheese.

About the winery

Yarra Yering winery was established in 1969 by Dr Bailey Carrodus. The first vintage was released in 1973. The winery is in Yarra Valley, Victoria(Australia), known for its elegant and powerful wines. Its chief winemaker Sarah Crowe was named ‘Winemaker of the Year’ in 2017 James Halliday Wine Companion.

Close to the heart – Spring Vale Pinot Noir

Spring Vale Pinot Noir

Brick red in colour. Aromas of vanilla and black cherries accompanied with strawberry and cherry flavours. Good length and well balanced, Spring Vale Pinot Noir wine can be savored with salmon, lamb chops and games dishes. An excellent drop for a nice romantic evening!

The wine’s region,  Freycinet coast, is located in Tasmania and its climate is well suited for the production of cool-climate wines.This winery is known for producing the best Pinot Noir Wines of the region. It also produces wines of other varietals such as Pinot Gris, Gewurztraminer, Sauvignon Blanc, and Chardonnay.

Leaving a mark – Red Claw Pinot Noir

red claw pinot noir

This wine is darkly colored with aromas of dark berries, cherries, and nuances of spice and oak. Velvety-textured with fruit flavors high in intensity and a clean finish. This wine is sure to make you feel more alive! Goes well with roasted chicken and salmon.

Red Claw Pinot Noir has been awarded 94 points in James Halliday Wine Companion.The region from where the wine belongs to, Mornington Peninsula, is geographically situated on three sides by sea making its location geographically unique. Location along with soil and elevation of the region help in imparting distinct characters to the wine. Fruit for this wine is sourced from 17-year-old vines.