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Head Wines Old Vine Shiraz 2019

Mengler’s Hill, Flaxman Valley & Sto...

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Rated : 94 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 14.5%
Price : $38
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2030
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Head Wines Old Vine Grenache 2020

From a vineyard in Krondorf. 80 year old...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 14.5%
Price : $38
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2027
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Posted in Barossa Valley, Double Take, grenache et al0 Comments

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Head Wines Heart & Home Dry Red 2020

Dry red it is indeed. 79% Cabernet and 2...

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Rated : 88 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 14.5%
Price : $23
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2024
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Head Wines Head Red Shiraz 2019

From ten sites, mainly from the Eden...

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Rated : 90 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 14.5%
Price : $27
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2024+
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Posted in Barossa Valley, Double Take, Eden Valley, shiraz et al0 Comments

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Head Wines Head Red GSM 2020

40% Grenache, 35% Shiraz, 25% Mataro. Vi...

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Rated : 92 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 14.5%
Price : $27
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2026
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Posted in Barossa Valley, Double Take, grenache et al0 Comments

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Head Wines The Contrarian Viognier 2020

Hand-picked from a vineyard at 500m alti...

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Rated : 94 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 12.5%
Price : $38
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2026
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Posted in Double Take, Eden Valley, Tip Top Tipple, viognier et al4 Comments

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Burn Cottage Burn Cottage Vineyard Pinot Noir 2018

Lovely unforced wines from Burn Cottage....

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Rated : 94 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 14%
Price : $92
Closure : Cork
Drink : 2021 - 2024+
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Head Wines Head Red Montepulciano 2020

200 dozen produced.

GW: Cherry cola a...

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Rated : 88 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $27
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2024+
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A. Rodda Cuvée de Chez 2017

A blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, M...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $38
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2027+
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A. Rodda Smith’s Vineyard Triangle Block Chardonnay 2018

All of a sudden, there's an apostrophe i...

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Rated : 95+ Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $85
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2022 - 2028+
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Posted in Beechworth, chardonnay, Double Take0 Comments

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A. Rodda Tempranillo 2018

Tempranillo usually a bit of a 'blah' gr...

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Rated : 92 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 14%
Price : $35
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2026+
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Posted in Beechworth, Double Take, tempranillo et al0 Comments

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A. Rodda Baxendale Vineyard Chardonnay 2019

Our mate Ned Goodwin commented that 'Bax...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $45
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2022 - 2027
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A. Rodda Smiths Vineyard Chardonnay 2019

No apostrophe in Smiths, a vineyard plan...

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Rated : 94+ Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $45
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2028
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Posted in Beechworth, chardonnay, Double Take0 Comments

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A.Rodda Willowlake Vineyard Chardonnay 2019

I asked the distributor (JED Wines) if I...

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Rated : 95 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $45
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2026
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Lake’s Folly Red 2019

Cabernet Sauvignon 67%, Merlot 13%, Shir...

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Rated : 96 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 12.5%
Price : $75
Closure : Cork
Drink : 2021 - 2039+
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Giaconda Chardonnay 2019

Ah, Giaconda Chardonnay: the one that go...

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Rated : 95+ Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $120
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2023 - 2028+
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Viberti Langhe Nebbiolo 2018

Importer: Winestock

Red cherry, orang...

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Rated : 91 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 14%
Price : $40
Closure : Diam
Drink : 2021 - 2028
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Galafrey Dry Grown Pinot Noir 2018

Mount Barker Pinot Noir quite often an i...

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Rated : 90 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 14.5%
Price : $45
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2024+
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Ben Murray Wines Marananga Grenache 2017

From 60 year old vines, raised in new an...

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Rated : 90 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 14.5%
Price : $23
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2024+
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Posted in Barossa Valley, grenache et al0 Comments

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Kurtz Family Vineyards Boundary Row Cabernet Shiraz 2017

70% Cabernet from the Eden Valley, and 3...

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Rated : 92 Points
Tasted : May21
Alcohol : 14%
Price : $28
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2030
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