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.
Structure and complexity does not have to come at a cost. This classic Rhône valley blend delivers concentrated Morello cherry, spice and tobacco at an extremely modest price. A great match for spicy foods, red meats and cheeses, it is best served a little below room temperature, say 14-16°C.
Item Code: ITM5354
Classic McLaren Vale Shiraz from a top producer, made exclusively for The Wine Society at a bargain price. This one ticks all the boxes - it's rich and smooth with complex layers of dark berry fruits, coffee and chocolate and it is drinking beautifully now. It's no surprise that this is one of our bestselling wines.
Item Code: ITM5336
Lifted aromas of blackcurrant, mulberry and plum with hints of savoury oak. Ripe and juicy on the palate with plenty of fruit. The oak is soft and spicy with fine, silky tannins resulting in depth and length.
Item Code: ITM7347
Savoury aromas mix with bright cherry and black pepper notes. A delicate palate with ripe red fruits create a soft mouthfeel while fine tannins add structure and balance. Made in Beaujolais-style this is a vibrant wine ready to enjoy now.
Item Code: ITM6559
A classic Provencal rosé built on Grenache, Cinsault and Syrah. This wine is the perfect balance of light strawberry fruit and soft acidity, with a dry but refreshing finish. Super drinkable. It's hard to stop at one glass.
Item Code: ITM6952
A dry rosé displaying flavours of strawberry, raspberry and redcurrant with fresh acidity and a fine, long structure. A versatile wine: try it with tapas or a Moroccan mezze.
Item Code: ITM7603
The nose displays youthful bright red fruit which continues onto the palate. The palate is abundant with red fruits with a wonderful integration with soft savoury tannins, and the acid creating a well balanced, medium-bodied Shiraz.
Item Code: ITM7020
Lifted notes of plum, blackcurrant and blueberries with hints of savoury characters. The palate is vibrant and intensely flavoured with red fruit, blueberry and plum balanced by subtle savory oak. Velvety tannins and a restrained acid backbone provide texture, richness and length.
Item Code: ITM20296
An intense bouquet of sweet plum and spice with hints of coffee continue onto the palate. Velvety tannins add balance and structure and lead to a smooth finish.
Item Code: ITM19984
Typical characters of blueberry, blackberry and plum jam with a spicy, almost leathery quality. The palate is soft with fine tannins and notes of vanilla and coffee extending out through the finish. Intense, luscious and packed with flavour this is a delicious wine.
Item Code: ITM19987
Fragrant ripe dark berries and raspberry notes with hints of spice and savoury elements, continue onto the palate. Soft tannins and well-integrated oak create a generous mouthfeel and balance to the wine, finishing with great length.
Item Code: ITM15500
The nose displays aromas of dark fruit, spice and pepper. The full-bodied palate bursts with dark berries and plum fruit flavours interwoven with peppery spice and subtle oak. Fine tannins add structure, depth and length on the finish.
Item Code: ITM15502
Lifted aromas of blackcurrant, raspberry and cinnamon spice with hints of vanilla. The palate is generous with ripe, rich red berry fruit backed by soft tannins and leading to a smooth, lingering finish.
Item Code: ITM15503
Aromas of cherry, strawberry and musk, which open up onto a lively palate of red fruit with lovely undertones of savoury spice and ends with a crisp and crunchy finish. A great aperitif style wine.
Item Code: ITM15324
Punchy aromas of blackberry, plum, liquorice and bay leaves on the nose. Expressive with plenty of depth and weight on the palate with soft black fruits with lashings of chocolate. Gentle oak and fine tannins lead to a long finish.
Item Code: ITM20518
Bright aromas of blueberry and cassis on the nose. The palate is richly layered with ripe black fruit interwoven with spice. Fine tannins and oak characters from 20 months spent in French and American oak adds structure, depth and length on the finish.
Item Code: ITM21873
Lifted black fruit aromas with a touch of pepper and spice and an underlying smoky/gamey tone. The palate is juicy and balanced with just a hint of oak on the finish.
Item Code: ITM22234
Dark cherry red in colour. This aromatic Merlot opens with notes of morello cherry and blue fruits, followed by violets and dark chocolate aromas. The palate is bursting with dark cherry and plum flavours, sweeping along into savoury notes from the French oak. Lovely natural acidity combines well with the tannins and fruit to keep the wine enticing and structural. This wine is blended to be enjoyed now and for five years.
Item Code: ITM22916
Plenty of vanillin oak here, with stewed plums and a touch of Christmas spice. Ripe and generous black fruits on the palate, with a good tannin structure and oaky highlights.
Item Code: ITM22914
Vanilla oak aromas lift out of the glass, supported by red fruits with a touch of something darker - perhaps plum? The palate shows darker fruits and spice notes, with oaky tannins and a smoky finish.
Item Code: ITM22915
"A deep red wine with purple hues. This cool-climate Limestone Coast Shiraz exhibits a peppery, spicy aroma, a savoury palate and smooth texture. The fruit is bright and bold. Fresh plums dance with spice, silky tannins and an elegant finish" Mike Farmilo, winemaker
Item Code: ITM7830
"A bright crimson wine with purple hues. This Cabernet Sauvignon exhibits intense aromas of red and blue fruits, spice and pencil shavings. On the palate blackberries and mulberries cascade with dark chocolate, silky tannins and a smooth, juicy finish." Mike Farmilo, winemaker
Item Code: ITM7658
Rich, plum and flavoursome, this is a classic McLaren Vale Shiraz. Intense aromas of dark fruits with hints of oak and nutmeg. The palate is rich and vibrant with juicy fruit flavours balanced by silky tannins. Depth, complexity and length - it's all here.
Item Code: ITM7577
This handcrafted wine is vibrant, complex and elegant, with aromas of ripe strawberry, red cherry and a hint of earth and spice. The palate is fresh with mouth-filling fruit, excellent purity of flavour and a long, driving finish.
Item Code: ITM4651
A perfumed nose of violet and spicy red fruit, opens up onto a silky palate of juicy red fruit interwoven with spicy oak and long, gentle tannins. A wine of good depth and balance.
Item Code: ITM6014