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Meadowbank Pinot Noir 2018

Peter Dredge is, perhaps, one of the mos...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $55
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2030+
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Mark Haisma Gevrey-Chambertin 2017

From the Lieu-dit sites of La Justice an...

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Rated : 94 Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $145
Closure : Diam
Drink : 2022 - 2030+


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Hoddles Creek Estate 1er Pinot Noir 2018

Often quite reticent in their youth, the...

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Rated : 94+ Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 13.2%
Price : $50
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2022 - 2030+
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Marchand & Burch Gevrey-Chambertin 2017

Grapes sourced from En Champ, Murots, Le...

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Rated : 91+ Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $125
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2030
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Kay Brothers Amery Vineyards Nero 2018

Planted in 2010, next to Block 6. 258 do...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $35
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2025
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Castello Conti ‘Origini’ Vino Rosso 2016

Nebbiolo, Vespolina, Bonarda, Barbera an...

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Rated : 92 Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 12.5%
Price : $65
Closure : Diam
Drink : 2019 - 2025
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Torzi Matthews Vigna Cantina Prosecco 2019

I'm just saying right now, that for drin...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 12%
Price : $25
Closure : Cork
Drink : 2019 - 2022
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Posted in Barossa Valley, Sparkling, Tip Top Tipple, Top Value2 Comments

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Stefano Lubiana Grande Vintage 2009

Muchos muchos grande pantalones, This is...

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Rated : 94 Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 12.5%
Price : $67
Closure : Cork
Drink : 2019 - 2022+
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Tyrrell’s Single Vineyard HVD Semillon 2019

HVD, which stands for Hunter Valley Dist...

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Rated : 95 Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 10.5%
Price : $35
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2039
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Tyrrell’s Single Vineyard Pokolbin Hills Semillon 2019

A new addition to the Tyrrell's Semillon...

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Rated : 93+ Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 11.5%
Price : $35
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2034+
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Tyrrell’s Single Vineyard Stevens Semillon 2019

Stevo, most often the earliest vineyard ...

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Rated : 94 Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 10.5%
Price : $35
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2035+
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Tyrrell’s Single Vineyard Belford Semillon 2019

Because it's a pretty obvious wine in it...

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Rated : 91+ Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 11.5%
Price : $35
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2029+
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Stefano Lubiana Estate Syrah 2017

A new thing from SLW. 100% estate grown,...

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Rated : 95 Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $70
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2028
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Tyrrell’s Special Release Shiraz 2017

Includes the grapes that didn't quite me...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $40
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2029
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Posted in Hunter Valley, shiraz et al3 Comments

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Holyman Chardonnay 2018

Perhaps not the greatest vintage in Tasm...

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Rated : 95 Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $55
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2029
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Tyrrell’s Johnno’s Semillon 2019

A label refresh for Johnno's, but nothin...

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Rated : 96+ Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 10.5%
Price : $50
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2022 - 2039+
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Tyrrell’s Vat 1 Semillon 2019

A strong set of releases for Tyrrell's i...

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Rated : 96 Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 10.5%
Price : $80
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2023 - 2039+
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Tyrrell’s Hunter Valley Shiraz 2018

New livery for this wine too, with the n...

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Rated : 92 Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : $25
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2019 - 2029+
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Tyrrell’s Special Release Gamay 2019

You've done too much, much too young. Be...

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Rated : 93 Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 13%
Price : $30
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2021 - 2030
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Tyrrell’s Vat 63 Chardonnay Semillon 2019

Kind of a cult wine, or something like t...

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Rated : 91 Points
Tasted : Aug19
Alcohol : 12.5%
Price : $35
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2020 - 2028
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