2012 Zuccardi Finca Canal Uco Malbec

Ultra premium offering from Zuccardi, Malbec with style!  Mendoza magic, clearly a serious attempt at upping the ante on what (non blended) malbec means to premium wine. Colour is clear deep garnet, showing lighter at the edges signalling some mid term bottle age.  The nose is clean, with blackberry, black current, red cherry and plum... Continue Reading →

This Cork Smells like Grape Juice

  A great night to catch up with friends, the company perhaps better than the wine on the whole.  Te Mata Coleraine the star, the taint of brett and cork perhaps the most pervasive impact. 2003 Sicilia Valbuena - Amazingly youthful for its age.  Deep purple in colour with  cherries verging on blackberry and spicy... Continue Reading →

2014 Noble Red GSM

Small family concern from Heathcote Vic., noble indeed. Jubey red fruits from the Grenache juxtaposed against the earthy savoury Mourvèdre. Very much an Australian style of GSM with a glowing warmth to keep things ticking. Drink with protein preferably of the BBQ style Score – 92 Points Drink – 2016 to 2021 Price – $28... Continue Reading →

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