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driftwood single site chardonnay

Driftwood Single Site Chardonnay 2018

Margaret River chardonnay. This is the t...

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Rated : 93+ Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $70
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2027
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three dark horses frank ernest shiraz

Three Dark Horses Frank Ernest Shiraz 2016

70-year-old vines, 20% whole bunches, fe...

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Rated : 94 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 14.5%
Price : $50
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2022 - 2032+
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three dark horses touriga

Three Dark Horses Touriga 2018

Fermented wild, single vineyard in Langh...

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Rated : 91 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 14%
Price : $25
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 202
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three dark horses grenache

Three Dark Horses Grenache 2018

Bush vine Grenache, dry grown, 70-year-o...

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Rated : 92 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 14.5%
Price : $25
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2024
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circe hillcrest pinot noir

Circe Hillcrest Road Vineyard Pinot Noir 2018

'Hillcrest Road' Pinot Noir is from the ...

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Rated : 94 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $70
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2026+
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circe pinot noir

Circe Pinot Noir 2018

Mornington pinot from the Circe team.

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Rated : 92 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $40
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2027
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juniper crossing chardonnay 2018

Juniper Crossing Chardonnay 2018

Most from the Forest grove vineyard to t...

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Rated : 92 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $25
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2026
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Juniper Estate Small Batch Tempranillo

Juniper Small Batch Tempranillo 2018

It's made from four cones of Tempranillo...

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Rated : 91 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 14%
Price : $27
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2024
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fermoy estate merlot

Fermoy Estate Merlot 2018

This is a merlot worth putting in the ce...

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Rated : 94 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 14.5%
Price : $30
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2030+
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fermoy estate cabernet sauvignon merlot

Fermoy Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot 2017

Fermoy Estate does cabernet well but it ...

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Rated : 92 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 14%
Price : $25
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2030
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Posted in cabernet et al, Margaret River, merlot et al5 Comments

Lightfoot & Sons Pinot Noir Shiraz 2018

Lightfoot & Sons Pinot Noir Shiraz 2018

It's a 50/50 blend of the two varieties ...

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Rated : 94 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 13.7%
Price : $40
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2029+
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Lightfoot & Sons Myrtle Point Chardonnay 2018

Chardonnay from Gippsland.

Another go...

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Rated : 92+ Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 13.2%
Price : $30
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2026
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Basalt The Bream King Tempranillo 2018

New name to me but this wine and the rie...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 13.4%
Price : $42
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2030
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Soumah Pinot Grigio 2019

Soumah Pinot Grigio has a bit more weigh...

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Rated : 91 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $30
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2022
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gibson riesling

Gibson Riesling 2019

Eden Valley riesling.

Carbon copy of ...

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Rated : 92 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 10.9%
Price : $35
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2025+
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gibson duke grenache shiraz

Gibson Duke Grenache Shiraz 2018

Gibson Duke. Good name. Grenache shiraz ...

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Rated : 91 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 14.2%
Price : $30
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2025
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discovery road zinfandel

Gibson Discovery Road Zinfandel 2019

Barossa zinfandel made clean and bright....

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Rated : 90 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 13.9%
Price : $25
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2023
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soumah savarro

Soumah Viognier 2018

Yarra Valley vineyard. Hexham Vineyard.
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Rated : 89 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 12.5%
Price : $40
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2023
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isabel estate chardonnay

Isabel Estate Chardonnay 2018

It's a chardonnay worth having on your r...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $35
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2026
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isabel estate wild barrique chardonnay

Isabel Estate Wild Barrique Chardonnay 2018

I've been known to like fireworks in my ...

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Rated : 90 Points
Tasted : Jan20
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $40
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2027
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