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kooyong estate chardonnay 2012

Kooyong Estate Chardonnay 2018

Mornington Peninsula chardonnay. You can...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $54
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2024+
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marions vineyard chardonnay

Marion’s Vineyard Chardonnay 2017

Chardonnay out of the Tamar Valley.

A...

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Rated : 92 Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 12.5%
Price : $45
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2023+
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marions vineyard flowerdance

Marion’s Vineyard Flowerdance 2018

Blend of Muller Thurgau, Brown Muscat an...

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Rated : 90 Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 12%
Price : $25
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2022
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giant steps harrys monster

Giant Steps Harry’s Monster 2018

42% Cabernet Sauvignon, 44% Merlot, 14% ...

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Rated : 95+ Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 14%
Price : $55
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2023 - 2033+
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Posted in cabernet et al, Yarra Valley5 Comments

port phillip estate chardonnay

Port Phillip Estate Red Hill Chardonnay 2018

There are various plantings of chardonna...

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Rated : 94+ Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $37
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2025+
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port phillip estate chardonnay

Port Phillip Estate Balnarring Chardonnay 2018

First release of a 'Balnarring' chardonn...

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Rated : 92+ Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 12.5%
Price : $37
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2024+
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majella shiraz

Majella Shiraz 2016

Always look forward to tasting the Majel...

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Rated : 92 Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 14.5%
Price : $35
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2024+
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mr mick cabernet shiraz

Mr Mick Cabernet Merlot 2015

The Mr Mick range does of course come ou...

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Rated : 88 Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 14.5%
Price : $17
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2024
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mr mick cabernet shiraz

Mr Mick Shiraz 2015

Clare Valley shiraz. Released as a four-...

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Rated : 88 Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 14.5%
Price : $17
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2024
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jericho shiraz

Jericho Shiraz 2016

Single vineyard McLaren Vale shiraz from...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 14.4%
Price : $42
Closure : Diam
Drink : 2020 - 2027+
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jericho gsm

Jericho GSM 2018

GSM blend from the Blewitt Springs sub-r...

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Rated : 92 Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 14.2%
Price : $26
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2026+
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majella riesling

Majella Riesling 2018

Coonawarra riesling. The price of this h...

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Rated : 89+ Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 11%
Price : $18
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2026+
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majella merlot

Majella Merlot 2017

Majella makes a better fist of merlot th...

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Rated : 91 Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 14%
Price : $35
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2025+
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majella the malleea

Majella The Malleea 2014

A blend of cabernet sauvignon and shiraz...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 14.5%
Price : $85
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2029+
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Tim Gramp Tempranillo Rose 2018

Tempranillo off a single vineyard in Wat...

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Rated : 87 Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $21
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2021
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mr mick rose

Mr Mick Rose 2019

2019 no less. Tasted in July 2019.

It...

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Rated : 89 Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 11%
Price : $17
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2021
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gembrook hill pinot noir

Gembrook Hill I.J.M. Pinot Noir 2017

Ian James Marks, co-founder with wife Ju...

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Rated : 95+ Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $55
Closure : Diam
Drink : 2022 - 2029+
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gembrook village pinot noir

Gembrook Hill Village Pinot Noir 2018

It's from three Yarra Valley vineyards -...

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Rated : 89 Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $28
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2024
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gembrook hill chardonnay 2010

Gembrook Hill Chardonnay 2017

Gembrook Hill's wines always have elegan...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $38
Closure : Diam
Drink : 2019 - 2025
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gembrook hill chardonnay 2010

Gembrook Hill Sauvignon Blanc 2017

Gembrook Hill turns out such beautiful s...

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Rated : 94 Points
Tasted : Jul19
Alcohol : 12%
Price : $35
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2024
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Posted in sauv blanc et al, Tip Top Tipple, Top Value, Top Wines, Yarra Valley2 Comments

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