Where would a backyard barbie or a cosy winter meal be without a nice glass of red? With styles ranging from light and delicate Pinots to full-bodied Aussie Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon, there’s a red for every occasion. From the Barossa Valley to Margaret River you’ll find red wines from all over Australia’s top regions in our selection, not to mention some great imports too.
Cracking value for money, this blend shows outstanding balance and flavour thrust. Perfumed aromas of ripe raspberry, liquorice, pepper and spice are followed by a succulent palate boasting the same flavours against a backdrop of fine-grained tannins.
Item Code: ITM4917
An inviting bouquet of dark fruits, chocolate and Christmas cake spice. The palate is full-bodied with a rich abundance of fruit flavours balanced by subtle oak characters and smooth tannins.
Item Code: ITM5057
"Raspberry, cherry, vanilla, toasted coconut and Asian spices with a distinctly saucy aspect. Medium bodied, juicy and plump, but with that savoury Barossa coal character, for want of a better description, to temper. There’s well pitched acidity and supple fine grained tannin, along with good length. Altogether tasty and enjoyable." Gary Walsh
Item Code: ITM5201
A lifted nose of black cherry, rhubarb, cedar and chocolate leads onto a rich mouth-filling palate. Juicy fruits characters are tempered with firm tannins. A moreish wine.
Item Code: ITM3594
Generous and flavoursome, this wine displays sweet blackberry and plum characters with a rich dark chocolate mouth feel while fine tannins provide balance and length.
Item Code: ITM3595
Lifted aromas of musk, strawberry and floral notes. The palate oozes freshness with juicy berry fruits with a touch of creaminess. Bright acidity frames the wine adding texture, radiance and length.
Item Code: ITM5771
This is a complex wine characterised by ripe red berries and savoury spice. The palate is luscious with dark rich fruit and subtle oak influences enclosed in a silky tannin structure. Effortlessly elegant and intense with a lingering finish.
Item Code: ITM5343
"A lovely Barossa Grenache with sweet fruit and a touch of confectionary. Most appealing." Wine Society Tasting Panel Chair Ian McKenzie
Item Code: ITM4890
A seamless union of varieties with impeccable balance of blackberry fruits and curvaceous tannins. Utterly delicious and cracking value.
Item Code: ITM5197
Lifted aromas of blackberry, earth and coffee follow onto a palate of juicy cassis, dark plum and spice. Fine grained tannins combine with refreshing acidity on the finish.
Item Code: 29924
Raspberry, black cherry, perfume, fruit cake and a touch of spice. From a family winery with seven generations of experience, Nietschke is more than a great organic wine - it's a great wine.
Item Code: ITM5884
Your ultimate barbeque red: light and fresh, soft and juicy, and low in
alcohol. It’s perfect for when you fancy a red but the unforgiving Aussie summer is screaming white. Chuck this blend of Pinot Noir, Montepulciano and Touriga Nacional in the fridge for half an hour while you fire up the barbie. Head Nouveau plus snags plus friends equals barbeque heaven.
Item Code: ITM6594
"A light, brilliantly coloured blend of grenache, shiraz, mourvedre, cinsaut and carignan. A finely wrought and balanced wine with just about every spice and every red berry you can imagine from this Southern Rhone blend. A truly wonderful trattoria wine that soars on the gently savoury finish." Halliday Wine Companion
Item Code: ITM6417
40% Graciano, 30% Bonvedro, 30% Mataro. Red berries, cherries and herbs are complemented by savoury spice and fresh acidity.
Item Code: ITM5789
French inspired and with the lightness of touch that those words imply, this GSM is fruity, spicy and earthy all at once. Elegant but no shortage of flavour.
Item Code: ITM6574
Fresh and approachable rendition of Barossa Shiraz with bags of flavour and barbeque written all over it. Hard to imagine a red wine lover who won’t go for this.
Item Code: ITM6592
Made for ‘any day’ drinking, this is a wash of red fruits – strawberry, redcurrant, cherry – with an underlying earthiness. A lot of bang for your buck here.
Item Code: ITM6593
If you have a weak spot for Cherry Ripe, you’ll love this wine. This is dark chocolate-coated cherry goodness on a medium-bodied palate framed by fine tannins and a pinch of spice. Yum.
Item Code: ITM5140
An enticing nose of dark fruits, lavender and spice follow onto the palate. Robust fruit is interwoven with a touch of pepper while savoury undertones and rounded tannins provide balance, complexity and length.
Item Code: ITM5449
To understand why Alex Head is special, this is a great place to start. Plump and juicy, but really refined, it is serious Shiraz at a really smart price.
Item Code: ITM6595
“A traditional, full-bodied Barossa Valley wine [that can] be drunk young at
lunch or dinner” says Dean Hewitson. “Nailed it”, we say. Incredibly aproachable for a wine with such intensity. Explosive berry and spice flavours are the hallmark.
Item Code: ITM6418
Rich, velvety, soft and ripe – if these are the kind of things you like to see in your wine, look no further. Flavours are of blackberries, blueberries and earth but it’s that texture and sense of all-enveloping luxury that makes this wine a must try.
Item Code: ITM6422
Crafted exclusively for The Wine Society by Peter Schell, winemaker at Spinifex Wines, this old vine Grenache has an alluring bouquet of ripe cherry, redcurrant and spicy undertones. A lively and fleshy palate carries plum and raspberry flavours, while fine tannins deliver a balanced finish.
Only $199 per dozen. Discount will appear at checkout.
Item Code: ITM2954
The nose reveals aromas of ripe dark berries and sweet spice. A glossy palate displays liquorice, blueberry, leather and herbal notes, all of which are framed by fine-grained tannins. A great wine of complexity, intensity and balance.
Item Code: ITM2129
Medium-bodied juicy and savoury all in one. Flavours of red berries, black olive and spice intertwined with fine tannins. A great wine that is interesting as well as incredibly drinkable.
Item Code: ITM6045