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Not a dog: Tyrrell’s Old Patch Shiraz Vertical Tasting 2007-2023

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GIMBLETT GRAVELS 2021 Annual Vintage Selection [MAY24] – Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah.

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Place of Changing Winds ‘2022 Release’ – Marsanne, Shiraz, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir

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L.A.S. Vino Chenin Blanc Symposium – 2018 Vintage – APR24

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Australia & New Zealand wine tasting [APR 2024] – Terre à Terre, Blank Canvas, Kumeu River, Flametree, Holm Oak, Greystone, Polperro, Prophet’s Rock, Elephant Hill, Eisenstone, Obsidian, Taltarni.

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Sami Odi Hoffmann Dallwitz Shiraz collection in review 2024

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TWF Chardonnay in 2021 – The Year in Review (summary)

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Winter visit to Champagne Larmandier-Bernier [Dec2023]

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Frankland Estate cellar tasting NOV23

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Crittenden Cri de Coeur Verizontal Tasting NOV23

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Rippon Retrospective + New Release Tasting – October 2023

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Jericho Fiano Vertical Tasting 2013-2022

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Snapshot of Mudgee – August 2023

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Hawke’s Bay Winegrowers Chardonnay Collection 2021 (2023)

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S.C. Pannell Old McDonald Grenache 2022

17 May 2024

Despite the cooler year, and the vagarie... A subscription to The Wine Front is needed to read reviews and scores. Either log in if you are an existing subscriber, or consider joining via our subscription page - HERE. If you're an existing member who's subscription has expired, then please check your account status HERE. Thank […]

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S.C Pannell Smart Grenache 2022

17 May 2024

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Mac Forbes Woori Yallock Ferguson Chardonnay 2021

17 May 2024

Alluvial solis, low cordon… the vines ar... A subscription to The Wine Front is needed to read reviews and scores. Either log in if you are an existing subscriber, or consider joining via our subscription page - HERE. If you're an existing member who's subscription has expired, then please check your account status HERE. Thank […]

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Mac Forbes Hoddles Spear Gully Chardonnay 2021

17 May 2024

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Mac Forbes Gladysdale Little Yarra Chardonnay 2021

17 May 2024

Petite Yarra. AOC? Clay with mudstone an... A subscription to The Wine Front is needed to read reviews and scores. Either log in if you are an existing subscriber, or consider joining via our subscription page - HERE. If you're an existing member who's subscription has expired, then please check your account status HERE. Thank […]

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Mulline Sutherlands Creek Chardonnay 2023

16 May 2024

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Marie & Sylvie Le Petite Courselle Les Copains Rouge 2021

16 May 2024

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Harkham Wines Aziza’s Shiraz 2022

16 May 2024

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Luigi Baudana Barolo Cerretta 2020

14 May 2024

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Luigi Baudana Barolo Baudana 2020

14 May 2024

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Luigi Baudana Barolo del Comune di Serralunga 2020

14 May 2024

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G.D. Vajra Barolo Coste di Rose 2020

14 May 2024

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G.D. Vajra Barolo Ravera 2020

14 May 2024

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G.D. Vajra Barolo Bricco delle Viole 2020

14 May 2024

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G.D. Vajra Barolo Albe 2020

14 May 2024

Sandwiched between the superb 2019 and 2... A subscription to The Wine Front is needed to read reviews and scores. Either log in if you are an existing subscriber, or consider joining via our subscription page - HERE. If you're an existing member who's subscription has expired, then please check your account status HERE. Thank […]

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Mount Mary Marli Russell RP2 Red 2022

14 May 2024

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Picardy Merlimont 2019

14 May 2024

65% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon and 1... A subscription to The Wine Front is needed to read reviews and scores. Either log in if you are an existing subscriber, or consider joining via our subscription page - HERE. If you're an existing member who's subscription has expired, then please check your account status HERE. Thank […]

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Mulline Modewarre Fumé Blanc 2023

13 May 2024

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Picardy Chardonnay 2023

12 May 2024

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Whistler Atypical Shiraz 2023

12 May 2024

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