Dorrien Vine Vale Road Barossa Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
Barossa Cabernet is on the verge of a comeback - big time. In recent years it's lived in the shadow of its world-famous sibling, Shiraz. But a string of great vintages perfectly suited to Cabernet has piqued the interest of winelovers everywhere. This one from 5-Star Halliday-rated winery Dorrien Estate is an absolute screamer.
Anthem Central Otago Sauvignon Blanc 2015
Handpicked, gently-handled and beautifully ripe Sauvignon Blanc from Central Otago that delivers a wine that is obviously Sauvignon Blanc but obviously not from any other region in the country. Its distinctive style makes is a must-have for Savvy fans.
Blood Brother Republic Duck Mclaren Vale Shiraz Mataro 2015
Blood Brother Republic wines reflect what McLaren Vale does best - full bodied reds. Securing the very best parcels of fruit from across McLaren Vale that contribute intense flavours and great character. The result, a rich blend of Shiraz and Mataro showing rich dark fruits and an earthy aroma. On the palate, soft rich dark berries and a long silky finish.
Ponder Olive Grove Sauvignon Blanc 2016
A benchmark regional blend from the long-established Ponder stable of wines. It is a complete, beautifully balanced and powerful wine with intensity, drive and great drinkability.
Templars Hill By Mt Difficulty Wines Central Otago Pinot Gris 2014
This off-dry Pinot Gris comes from Mt Difficulty's vineyards in the Cromwell Basin. Its aromas are reminiscent of a fruit cocktail of stone fruit, melon and green mango. These characters are richly replicated on the palate with a full-textured mid-palate and an off-dry finish.
Vic Williams Selection Hawkes Bay Chardonnay 2016
Barrique-fermented and matured (all French oak) the wine shows all the classic characters of chardonnay delivering a wonderfully generous, gentlemanly wine. Much like its namesake.
Riddoch E.k. Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
After a year-long search, our Tasting Panel unanimously voted this our 2015 Red Wine of the Year. It's a classic Coonawarra Cabernet, the famous Riddoch label. It has beautiful lifted red fruits, hints of cassis, mulberry and blueberry. Oak is supportive and textural - just as it should be. Enjoy now or cellar until 2020.
Paragon Mclaren Vale Shiraz 2015
A real mouthful of flavour, blackberry, blackcurrant and dark plum fruits balanced by fine grained almost sandy oak tannins. The finish is long and stylish.
Bleasdale Langhorne Creek Meritage 2014
Exhibiting up front dark berry fruit flavours and dried herb notes which carry through to the spicy mid palate. A smooth textured wine with great tannin structure that fills out the back palate. Vanillin oak characters derived from the combination of French and American oak add balance to delightful fruit. A wine of excellent length and made to enjoy.