In 1977 when Jim Barry first purchased the Lodge Hill property, his intention was to devote the entire area to Riesling. However, there was a small area which had a gentle slope facing north, ... Read More
On the southern boundary of Coonawarra is the old Penola cricket ground, which first saw a ball bowled in anger and the flashing cover drives of the local champions in 1950. This great wine of... Read More
Sight: Pale straw yellow colour with green tints.
Smell: An elegant and balanced wine with intense floral aromas and classic citrus overtones.
Taste: The palate is well structured with soft na... Read More
*92 Points - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate*
The late Jim Barry was a pioneer of the Australian wine industry. He was the first qualified winemaker to work in the Clare Valley of South Austra... Read More
Being regarded as one of Australia's greatest wines is carries massive kudos but also requires dedication, consistency and brilliant wine-making. The 2006 has all of this in abundance along wi... Read More
Inky dark ruby. Powerful pungent scents of creme de mure boysenberry syrup dark chocolate sweet mocha and violet face powder. Thick and mouthfilling with dense concentrated flavors of dark ber... Read More
I thoroughly enjoyed this deep red/purple Shiraz. While I didn't take notes on first opening the bottle, my second tasting two days after opening was excellent.
Medium legs, deep red/purple ... Read More