'Destemmed and crushed, open-fermented, 11-15 days on skins, matured for 12 months in French oak (15% new), gold medal National Wine Show '16. Vibrant colour; pure cassis fruit leads the way on the bouquet and medium-bodied palate, but when you look behind the stats and find harvest baumes from 13.2 to 14.1 and cap management in the fermenters you realise the nature and extent of Paul Hotker's magical touch.' Halliday Wine Companion
Item Code: ITM24020
Typical botrytis characters of marmalade, honey and dried fruits are supported by a strong acid backbone that gives balance and length. A perfect match with cheese, walnuts and dried fruits.
Item Code: 28139
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
Bright berry, violet and pepper aromas follow onto the palate and intertwine with silky smooth tannins. Long, slender and elegant this is a stunning Syrah. You'll be quickly pouring another glass of this gem.
Item Code: ITM5623
Pale green in colour with lifted floral and citrus aromas. On the
palate, sweet pear and crunchy apple flavours are balanced by limey
acidity creating a refreshing off-dry finish.
Item Code: ITM5031
Fresh aromas of citrus and melon with subtle hints of toasted oak. The palate displays clean fruit flavours, crisp acidity with a lovely creaminess due to French oak. Well-balanced, smooth and complex this is a delicious Chardonnay to enjoy now.
Item Code: ITM7687
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
"A bright, pale straw green wine with a pink hue. On the nose this Pinot Gris leaps from the glass with ripe Anjou pear and chalky minerality. These delightful flavours carry through to the palate which is fresh and crisp, finishing with soft spice characters." Mike Farmilo, winemaker
Item Code: ITM7657
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
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
Herbal and savoury with a maraschino cherry character on the nose. The palate is fleshy and generous, with a dried herb character and feathery tannins. Recommended.
Item Code: ITM22362
Lifted aromas of white nectarines and apples with hints of creaminess. The palate is rich and textural with ripe stonefruit, pear and melon flavours, balanced by a clean cutrus acidity whcih leads to a crisp, refreshing finish.
Item Code: ITM21635
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
A bright vibrant wine both enticing and inviting with abundant raspberry and cassis aromas, this full bodied wine has a complex assortment of flavours and textures. Fine tannins from French oak coupled with subtle spice and chocolate ensure a wine of great length and balance.
Item Code: ITM21874
The 1858 Semillon is the little brother to the iconic Tyrrell’s Vat 1 Semillon. Like the Vat 1, the 1858 comes from a selection of some of Tyrrell’s top Semillon vineyards in the Hunter Valley, with an average vine age of 40 years. It is fermented in stainless steel, giving it a lifted, fresh citrus nose with a zingy palate. Good for drinking while it is young, this wine goes really well with seafood and salad on a warm day.
Item Code: ITM21869
The color is garnet with deep brick highlights. The nose is fine and has aromas of red fruits with woody oak notes. On the palate, the wine is well structured with fine-grained tannins. A touch of oak lingers on the fine finish.
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Phil Lehmann (St John’s Road winemaker) and John Vickery are in partnership to produce the Vickery Rieslings and so it’s no coincidence that this wine is very nice indeed! An excellent example of for what Watervale is famous, Riesling! It has intensely varietal fragrant aromas of ripe lime and orange blossom which appear to jump from the glass. The palate is rich and ripe with an exceptional depth of flavour supported by lively acidity which contributes to the overall balance and length.
Item Code: ITM22400
Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot produce a soft, flavoursome wine with lots of succulent berry fruit characters. The ripe fruit flavours are balanced by soft oak, adding depth and structure to this delicious wine.
Item Code: ITM22383
The grapes are obtained from vines planted at an altitude of 450-490m on the lower terrace of our vineyard, on alluvial soil, where we have planted vines that we use to make our young wines, selecting grapes with greater structure and colour for Lágrimas de María.
Item Code: ITM23748
The wine is filled with delectable fruit flavours of passionfruit and apple with hints of kaffir lime notes. The palate presents a delicious fruit intensity and lively mouthfeel, wonderfully complemented by refreshing acidity and leading to a long finish. A very tasty Sauvignon Blanc.
Item Code: ITM22428
An exquisite Riesling froma premium Clare Valley producer. Classically Clare Valley this wine is loaded with strong citrus characters. Normally retailing for $25 at the cellar door, as a special mystery deal this wine can be yours for only $14.99 in a straight dozen.
Item Code: ITM22215
A vibrant Shiraz with big fruit and tannins to match, this Shiraz is a classic McLaren Vale drop. Made from generous yields the quality of this wine is undeniable - it's no wonder it has 94-points under its belt. Normally $29 at the cellar door, this gem can be yours for $15.99 per bottle and only $13.99 in a straight dozen.
Item Code: ITM6373
A massive standout at our tasting panel, this rose is made from 100% Grenache and is a lovely easy to drink wine. Ripe red fruit aromas with hints of candied fruits and spice that continue onto the palate. Fresh, vivid and well rounded this is a delightful rosé.
Item Code: ITM23709
Sourced from one a multi award-winning winery in Tumbarumba, this Pinot Noir is mind-blowing value at the regular price. Normally $25 at the cellar door, this mystery special can be yours for only $16.99 per bottle and only $15.99 in a dozen. Don't miss out on this very rare treat!
Item Code: ITM24345