|Region:||Australia » South Australia|
A strong competitor to the franch SB wines. It´s clearly it comes form a cooler microclima in Austraklia. Lots of acidity and a looong aftertaste. More gently than many SB with high acidity - not at all cirton flavours. Wery nice.
|Region:||Australia » Adelaide Hills|
|Varietal:||Sémillon , Sauvignon Blanc|
it picks me up like a grassy, fruity friend, turns me upside down and shakess me out. Me likey for the price. Helped August evenings after work go by easier.
- Avg. Price $12.11
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“King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...
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British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...
“With so voluptuous a perfume, so sweet an edge, they make the blood run hot,” Joel Fleischman, wine columnist at Van...
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Not like it is an original idea, but I am thinking about starting a wine blog. I have been really interested in comparing wines from different regions by matching my wine selections to the pro cycling tour as it navigates the globe.The premise for my blog will be a weekly comparison of wines from Washington State to wines from regions around th... Read More
With a little prompting from Vellovino, I am starting a thread about the Tour Down Under which is a bicycle race in South Australia which forms part of the Pro Tour leading ultimately to the Tour de France.Many of the top teams use the Adelaide race as their season starter and often an important part of trying out new riders, bikes etc.Lance Arm... Read More
Nose: passionfruit, stone fruit, tropical fruit, mango, citrus fruit. Palate: passionfruit, pineapple, tropical fruit, mango, orange peel/citrus fruit. Rich and creamy, oak integration very subtle. Good fresh acidity. Long on the palate. Read More
This CA girl tasted a pretty decent NZ sauv blanc at a gallery opening in SF last nite. It was not an expensive wine... was a Koura Bay Awatere Valley Sauvignon Blanc 2009. Looked it up... was abt. $12, nothing exceptional. But it piqued my curiosity...Any recommendations for a wonderful NZ Sauv Blanc? This one had lots of citrus, pineapple,... Read More
So I'm just wondering......what's everyone's take on the old screw caps vs cork debate....? How would you best describe the role of each, and overcome perceptual barriers....? Read More
May 19, 2010
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Love it! Not too sweet or dry. Very drinkable. Also visited the winery, great people! Read More
A very drinkable and inexpensive red. Right out of the screw cap bottle, this wine has a pleasant nose, and full mouth feel. For under $10, you can't go wrong. Read More
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it picks me up like a grassy, fruity friend, turns me upside down and shakess me out. Me likey for the price. Helped August evenings after work go by easier. Read More
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