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ghost rock oulton xp pinot noir

Ghost Rock Oulton XP Pinot Noir 2018

From a low, cool site. Bottled unfined a...

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Rated : 94 Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $55
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2031
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ghost rock bonadale 2cl pinot noir

Ghost Rock Bonadale 2cl Pinot Noir 2018

It's from a warm, exposed and elevated s...

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Rated : 93+ Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $55
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2029
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ashton hills piccadilly valley pinot noir

Ashton Hills Piccadilly Valley Pinot Noir 2019

Made with both estate and non-estate fru...

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Rated : 92+ Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $35
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2026+
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ghost rock supernatural

Ghost Rock Supernatural Pinot Noir 2019

Bottled unfined and unfiltered.

Plent...

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Rated : 90 Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $29
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2024
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Musso_Langhe-Nebbiolo

Musso Langhe Nebbiolo 2017

It's a firm, warm wine, lacking in delic...

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Rated : 90 Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 14.5%
Price : $45
Closure : Diam
Drink : 2020 - 2028
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Scout Chardonnay 2019

Chardonnay from the Lowburn sub-region i...

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Rated : 92 Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 13.4%
Price : $32
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2024
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clyde park shiraz

Clyde Park Shiraz 2019

Estate-grown shiraz from Clyde Park at B...

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Rated : 94 Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $40
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2030+
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schmolzer brown preta blanc

Vignerons Schmölzer & Brown Pret-a-Blanc 2019

Riesling, Sylvaner and gris from the Kin...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 12.5%
Price : $28
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2025
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Ghost Rock Estate Pinot Noir 2019

Convincing rendition of the variety with...

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Rated : 91 Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $40
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2026
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West Cape Howe Book Ends Cabernet Sauvignon 2017

Cabernet Sauvignon from Mount Barker.

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Rated : 92+ Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 14.5%
Price : $30
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2028+
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schmolzer & brown brunnen chardonnay

Vignerons Schmölzer & Brown Brunnen Chardonnay 2018

Chardonnay from the cool, shadowy, Brunn...

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Rated : 94 Points
Tasted : jul20
Alcohol : 12.5%
Price : $45
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2030
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schmolzer brown indigo shiraz

Vignerons Schmölzer & Brown Indigo Shiraz 2019

Shiraz from 'down the hill', so to speak...

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Rated : 91 Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 12.5%
Price : $35
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2026
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handpicked regional selection cabernet

Handpicked Regional Selection Margaret River Cabernet Sauvignon 2018

You're doing pretty well for $25.

It'...

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Rated : 90 Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 14.1%
Price : $25
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2026+
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Handpicked Merlot 2015

Merlot is easy to criticise but when it'...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 14.1%
Price : $70
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2028+
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Handpicked Collection Cabernet Merlot 2016

The Handpicked Collection wines have a h...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 13.9%
Price : $70
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2031+
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Longview Devil’s Elbow Cabernet Sauvignon 2017

Rock solid. Curranty flavour and a good ...

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Rated : 91+ Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 14%
Price : $30
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2029
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yering station reserve shiraz viognier

Yering Station Reserve Shiraz Viognier 2018

A Reserve range has been made at Yering ...

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Rated : 94 Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 14.3%
Price : $130
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2023 - 2033+
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schmolzer schatz sylvaner

Vignerons Schmölzer & Brown Schatz Sylvaner 2019

Sylvaner from the King Valley. Some skin...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 11.5%
Price : $32
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2025
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angove family crest chardonnay

Angove Family Winemakers Family Crest Chardonnay 2019

Chardonnay from a single vineyard in the...

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Rated : 91+ Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $22
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2026
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Scout Pinot Noir 2019

There's an unusual aroma to this wine. I...

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Rated : 89 Points
Tasted : Jul20
Alcohol : 12.5%
Price : $30
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2025
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