The official results of the Swedish Wine Watch Challenge 2017 Australia and New Zeeland

The Challenge took place in Stockholm on April 3rd. All wines where tasted 100% blind by the Judges.

No: Type Varietal Producer Wine Name Blend Vintage Retail Tasting note Judges Star Rating
212 Red Pinot Noir Reschke Mt Gambier 2010 48 Brick red color. Very complex and elegant. Medium to full-bodied, complex with mineral and generous fruit, some herbs and leather with maturity in the finish. 5
236 White Viognier Black Stump 2010 17 The nose shows notes of vine-ripened yellow fruits, white chocolate and intensive body. The palate massive with great complexity and layered balance. 5
271 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Hay Shed Hill Cab, Merlot 2014 Clear red color. On the nose fresh and clean with cassis and blueberries. In the mouth nicely structured with well integrated wood. 5
278 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends CMV Group Shearer´s Hill Premium 2013 Deep red color. On the nose coffee and mocca notes mixed with black berries. In the mouth very concentrated dark berries. Powerful but balanced. 5
281 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Fleurieu Dry Red no 1 2012 Deep dark red color. On the nose ”wine gums” and raspberry. In the mouth dark and fleshy, concentrated but balanced. Well made wine with lots of dark berries and well integrated oak. 5
290 Red Shiraz & Blends Haselgrove First Cut 2014 13 Deep dark red color. On the nose, fresh cassis and a touch of mocca. In the mouth, fresh and elegant fruit, balanced oak. Nicely and elegantly made wine. 5
1 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Matahiwi (NZ) Mt hector 2015 8 The nose has lychee, pineapple and tarty fruit. On the palate it shows balanced good acidity with lychee, pineapple and Sharon fruit, good length. 4.5
16 White Riesling Gatt High Eden 2011 21 On the nose, medium bodied, aromatic with petroleum notes and chops. The palate is dry with good acidity, fruity with citrus slightly flowery with beeswax and rubber in the finish. 4.5
20 White Gruner veltliner Hahndorf Hill White Mischief 2015 17 The nose shows notes of tropical fruit, white peach and pineapple. The palate is fruity and well balanced with good acidity and tropical fruits together with white peach. 4.5
25 White Chardonnay Cloudburst 2013 13 The nose shows notes of wine gum, rubber and pear. The palate has ”fatty” fruit such as pear and lychee, restrained acidity with some pepper notes in the finish. 4.5
34 White Pinot Gris & Blend Saint Clair (NZ) Gwertz Blend Pinot gris ,Reisling, Gewurst 2015 14 On the nose, medium to light bodied, fruity with lemon, pear and gooseberry. The palate is dry with good acidity, fruity with lemon and apple in the finish. 4.5
38 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends The Collective Wine Co The Impressionist 2015 8.5 The nose has tropic fruity sweet tarty notes. On the palate it shows tropical fruits like star fruit and clementine, good acidity and medium length. 4.5
40 White Chardonnay Deep Woods 2014 10 On the nose, light bodied, citrus and buttery oak. The palate is dry with fresh acidity, buttery roasted notes in the finish. 4.5
42 White Chardonnay Brygon Reserve Wines The Bruce 2011 17 The nose shows burnt petroleum notes with driven intensive fruit. The palate has petroleum, medium acidity with balanced fruit and good length. 4.5
50 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Koonara Angels Footprints 2015 7 The nose is slightly perfumed fruity with white peach lychee intensely tarty. On the palate it shows perfumed notes of intense white fruit. 4.5
51 White Chardonnay Taylors Jaraman 2015 17 The nose has ripe tropic fruit with a touch of gunpowder. On the palate it shows intensive large notes gunpowder and pepper in the finish, good length and good acidity. 4.5
57 White Riesling Koonowla 2016 15 On the nose, yeasty and fruity with raisin and winter apples. The palate is dry with good acidity, winter apples with lemon balm. 4.5
61 White Chardonnay Evoi 2014 18 The nose has burnt rubber with low intensive fruit . On the palate it shows red pear, almost apple with medium to high acidity. 4.5
75 White Riesling Millon Estate 2014 26 On the nose, medium bodied with honeydew, gooseberry and rubber. The palate is dry with good acidity, honeydew and pickled lemon with aromatic fruit in the finish. 4.5
84 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Treasury Wine Estates Ltd Wynns Black Label 2012 17 Brighter red color. On the nose, dark cherries. On the palate, elegant fresh integrated oak with good fruit structure. 4.5
91 Red Pinot Noir Wild Earth (NZ) Bannockburn 2012 25 Nuanced red color. Floral fruity notes. Full-bodied with herbs and viola. Generous fruit and elegant finish. 4.5
103 Red Grenache & Blends Harcourt Valley 2015 13 Bright red color. On the nose, light bodied. The palate is massive fruit, length and intensity with good acidity. 4.5
104 Red Shiraz & Blends J&J McLaren Vale Boots Hill 2014 13 Dark dense red color. The nose is medium plus bodied with red berries and vegetal notes. On the palate it shows intense thick almost animal / metal notes, good length and good acidity. 4.5
105 Red Shiraz & Blends J&J McLaren Vale Eminence 2013 45 Red color. The nose is medium intense with raspberry and blackcurrants. On the palate it shows intense red fruit with good acidity and good length. 4.5
113 Red Pinot Noir Rockburn (NZ) Central Otago 2014 18 On the nose, medium bodied, fruit, charcuterie, vanilla and fudge. The palate has good acidity, balanced tannins dark fruit, oak and vanilla finish. 4.5
118 Red Shiraz & Blends Gatt Barossa 2012 38 Red color. The nose intense with red fruit and well developed. On the palate it shows intensive fruit with good length and slightly peppery finish. 4.5
126 Red Shiraz & Blends J&J McLaren Vale Rivers Lane 2013 20 Dense red color. The nose has intense fruit with red berries like cherry and a touch of hay. The palate shows chocolate and fruity notes with a very intense and long finish. 4.5
136 Red Shiraz & Blends Gatt High eden 2012 38 Brick red color. The nose intense with hay and stable notes. On the palate is massive in fruit with herbs and stable in the finish, 4.5
140 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Knee deep 2013 35 Clean red color. On the nose, autumn wood, wet leaves and dark berries. On the palate, deep dark berries with beautifully integrated wood and long finish. 4.5
149 Red Shiraz & Blends Taylors Promised Land 2015 10 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied, dark berries such as black berry, blueberry and meaty. In the palate, Good acidity, balanced tannins with liquorish, almond, oak, vanilla and blueberry and a medium plus finish. 4.5
158 Red Pinot Noir Ha Ha (NZ) Marlborough 2015 21 Red blue color. Herbs and maturity notes. Full-bodied elegant mineral maturity complex finish. 4.5
166 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Greenock Estate Barossa 2014 35 Clean red color. On the nose, closed. On the palate, dark cassis, fresh wood, well balanced. 4.5
167 Red Shiraz & Blends Paulmara Syna 2014 42 Red color. The nose is intense with wild raspberry and blackcurrants. On the palate it shows currants, grass, hay with a balanced intense acidity. 4.5
172 Red Shiraz & Blends Taylors Eighty Acres 2015 11 Dark dense red color. The nose shows medium intense raspberry and bell pepper. On the palate it shows almost sweet fruit with red berries, raspberry, licorice, balanced acidity and long finish. 4.5
237 White Semillon & Blends Fuddling Cup SSB 2014 12 On the nose, medium bodied, tropical fruits with melon and pineapple. The palate is dry with good acidity, melon, citrus and white currants. 4.5
238 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Fuddling Cup 2010 12 Dense slightly brick red color. The nose is well balanced with vegetal and animal notes. The palate shows dense fruit with good balance and structure some maturity and nice acidity. 4.5
239 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Sacred Hill (NZ) Whitecliff Winemakers Selection 2016 10 The nose has deep tropical slightly darker slightly perfumed notes. On the palate it shows dense acidity with broad fruit good length and good balance. 4.5
246 Red Shiraz & Blends Greenock Estate 2014 35 Clear red color. The nose has juicy red berries and is quite closed. On the palate it shows juicy red fruit with intensive elegant taste, good acidity and length. 4.5
265 Red Shiraz & Blends Millon Estate The Royal 2013 20 Dense red color. The nose has intense fruit with red berries like cherry and a touch of hay. The palate shows chocolate and fruity notes with a very intense and long finish. 4.5
270 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Hay Shed Hill Cabarnet S 2014 Clear red color. On the nose closed with some dark berries. In the mouth rich and fruity with black berries. Young and nice. 4.5
272 Red Grenache & Blends Caught Red Handed The Labyrinth 2012 15 Brick red color. On the nose, red berries with notes of hay, medium bodied. The palate has strawberry, raspberry with slight peppery notes, good acidity and good length. 4.5
273 Red Grenache & Blends Caught Red Handed Grenache 2011 15 Red color. On the nose, red fruit and berries, light bodied. The palate has raspberry strawberry and slightly jammy notes, great serious acidity and good length. 4.5
276 Red Shiraz & Blends CMV Group Shearer´s Hill Presige 2013 15 Clear red color. On the nose blackberries and blueberries. In the mouth deep fruit, generous with berries and fruits of the forest. 4.5
291 Red Shiraz & Blends Haselgrove Catkyn 2014 27 Dark red color. On the nose dark berries with clean wood. A little closed on the pallet, young. 4.5
288 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Haselgrove First Cut 2013 13 Deep red color. On the nose dried tobacco. In the mouth concentrated dark fruit with nice integrated tannins. 4.5
122 Red Shiraz & Blends The Collective Wine Co The Impressionist 2014 8.5 Medium bodied, warm fruit slightly cooked with vanilla and oak. On the palate, high acidity with clear tannin structure, fiery, spicy notes with tart fruit, oak and fudge and medium length. 4
5 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Rapaura Springs NZ RESERVE 2016 20 On the nose, light bodied, fruity with citrus, plum and lychee. The palate is dry with good acidity, fruity with citrus notes in the finish. 4
6 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Rapaura Springs NZ 2016 15 On the nose, tropical and quite dense somewhat perfumed with star fruit and orange. The palate shows sweet fruit and slightly short acidity with notes of gunpowder in the finish. 4
7 White Pinot Gris & Blend Rapaura Springs (NZ) 2016 15 The nose shows tropical fruits and elderflower with tart notes of green mango. The palate has lychee with white flowers and medium acidity. 4
9 White Semillon & Blends Paulett Helmsford 2015 11 On the nose, low intensity with fruity, citrus notes. The palate is dry with high acidity and green apples, grass and citrus. 4
10 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Hahndorf Hill 2015 17 On the nose, light bodied, fruity with citrus, elderflower and green tomato notes. The palate is dry with good acidity and citrus in the finish. 4
13 White Viognier Giggling Goose 2015 14 On the nose, light bodied, fruity with nutty notes. The palate is dry with high ”sparkling" acidity, lemon and sour candy finish. 4
15 White White Blends Toppers Mountain Bricolage 2014 26 On the nose, medium bodied, flowery and slightly perfumed notes. The palate is dry with good acidity, roses, aromatic and flowery finish. 4
17 White Riesling Gatt High Eden 2016 21 On the nose, light bodied with some smokiness and citrus. The palate is dry with fresh acidity, citrus and green apple in the finish. 4
18 White Chardonnay Cloudburst 2014 13 The nose shows notes white fruit and slight petroleum in the finish. The palate has medium length with intense fruit like pear and clear alcohol finish. 4
19 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Toppers Mountain Barrel ferment 2013 20 On the nose, light bodied, fruity with yellow plum, elderflower and melon. The palate is dry with good acidity, plum, yellow bell pepper in the finish. 4
22 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Voyager Estate SBS 2015 16 On the nose, yellow fruit, light bodied. The palate has medium acidity and relatively short length and shows also yellow fruit. 4
23 White Pinot Gris & Blend Gatt High Eden 2015 21 On the nose, light to medium bodied, vegetal notes with green apples and parsley . The palate has good acidity with citrus and green apples, slightly short on the finish. 4
24 White Riesling Gatt High Eden 2015 21 On the nose, light bodied, fruity with peach and pear. The palate is dry with good acidity, fruity with citrus, peach and white currant in the finish. 4
26 White Geuwerztraminer Toppers Mountain 2015 26 On the nose, medium bodied with perfumed roses and lychee. The palate is dry with fresh acidity, fruity and aromatic on the finish. 4
30 White Chardonnay Mt Jagged Honey Myrtle 2014 12 On the nose, light bodied, yellow apples and toast. The palate is dry with good acidity, browned butter notes and yellow apple in the finish. 4
33 White Chardonnay Saint Clair (NZ) Vicars Choice 2015 14 The nose shows notes pear, pear popsicle tart and fresh. The palate has well balanced fruit with good acidity and good length. 4
36 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Howard Vineyard Clover 2016 16 On the nose, light bodied, fruity with stone fruit and mandarin. The palate is dry with fresh acidity, citrus, green apple and mandarin in the finish. 4
37 White Chardonnay Hay Shed Hill 2015 15 The nose shows intense well balanced tropical fruit with pineapple and red pear. The palate is intense and long with yellow stone fruit and good acidity. 4
39 White Semillon & Blends Deep Woods Ivory Semillon, S Blanc 2016 10 On the nose, medium intensity with lychee and white fruit. The palate has good acidity with tropical fruits and pineapple and a relatively long finish. 4
41 White Chardonnay The Collective Wine Co Millon Estate The Royal 2014 18.5 The nose is low intensive with white fruit and white flowers . On the palate it shows intensive acidity, peach and orange, well integrated with medium length. 4
44 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Treasury Wine Estates Matua 2015 11 The nose has yellow tropical fruits with intensely perfumed notes. On the palate it shows orange notes. 4
45 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Brygon Reserve Wines Flying High 2015 17 On the nose, light bodied, fruity with citrus, yellow plum and green apple. The palate is dry with good acidity and citrus, green apple and grass in the finish. 4
46 White Chardonnay The Lane Block 1A 2015 9 On the nose, light bodied, green apples and lemon. The palate is dry with fresh acidity, green apples, white stone fruit and nectarine in the finish. 4
47 White White Blends McPhersons Silver Linings 2015 12.5 On the nose, light bodied, fruity with pear and almond. The palate is dry with fresh acidity, fruity pears and lychee in the finish. 4
48 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends The Collective Wine Co Artiste 2015 15 Lite bodied nose with hints of asparagus. The palate intense with good acidity, good length and slightly peppery in the finish. 4
49 White Chardonnay Sandalford Prendiville 2015 51 Light yellow color. The nose intensive with fresh lemon and orange flowers. The palate has some fresh grapefruit, good ripe notes with clean and fresh structure. 4
52 White Chardonnay The Collective Wine Co Artiste 2015 15 The nose shows notes of red pear, great balance and tiny notes of gunpowder. The palate has notes of immature fruit, clear alcohol and notes of pepper in the finish. 4
53 White Vermentino Landaire 2015 26 On the nose, light bodied with citrus and pear. The palate is dry with marked alcohol, green the, citrus and jasmine on the finish. 4
55 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Knee deep Semillon Sauv Blanc 2015 18 On the nose, light bodied, citrus, green apple and gun powder. The palate is dry with good acidity and fruity, citrus and green apple in the finish. 4
58 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Peccavi No Regrets Semillon, S Blanc 2015 18 On the nose, light bodied, fruity with exotic fruits, green apple, pineapple and green peas. The palate is dry with good acidity, fruity with pineapple, mango and green apple in the finish. 4
62 White Fiano Grand Casino 2015 18 The nose shows notes white flowers, elderflower, white peach and tart fruit. The palate has ”fatty” fruit with good fresh acidity and great balance. 4
65 White Chardonnay Castelli Pemberton 2015 17 The nose is intensively fruity with petroleum notes . On the palate is balanced good acidity and medium length. 4
66 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Evoi SBS 2015 16 On the nose, sulfur that clears with time into more vegetal notes. The palate has good acidity and medium length and shows also vegetal notes. 4
69 White Chardonnay The Collective Wine Co Millon Estate The Impressionist 2014 8.5 On the nose, medium bodied, fruity with yellow apples and white currants. The palate is dry with good acidity, sour candy, apples and white currants in the finish. 4
71 White Riesling Taylors St Andrews 2016 25 On the nose, light bodied with champignons peach and green tea. The palate is dry with fresh acidity, peach, green apple and lime in the finish. 4
73 White Viognier The Collective Wine Co Artiste 2015 15 The nose shows notes of well integrated oak and restrained tropical fruit. The palate good acidity, oak and white stone fruit. 4
74 White Semillon & Blends Haselgrove H Semillon, S Blanc 2016 10 On the nose, low intensity with white fruits. The palate has good acidity with tropical fruits and a slightly short finish. 4
76 White Chardonnay Treasury Wine Estates Lindemans Bin 65 2015 8 On the nose, light to medium bodied, citrus and melon. The palate is dry with fresh acidity, citrus, honey, kiwi and gooseberry finish. 4
77 White Chardonnay Treasury Wine Estates Wolf Blass Eaglehawy 2015 7 On the nose, light bodied, tropical fruits like lime and papaya. The palate is dry with good acidity, lemon, papaya and bitter almond finish. 4
80 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Reschke Rufus the Bull 2010 12.22 Dense red color. The nose has medium intensity good balance and slightly fruit. The palate shows god acidity with animal elements some metal notes, good balance, good structure with slightly cooked fruit in the finish. 4
81 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Reschke BOS 2006 29 Deep dark red color. On the nose, blueberry, blackberry and some black currant notes. In the mouth, deep fruit extracted with nice oak underneath, powerful and youthful. 4
82 Red Shiraz & Blends Lights View Pure Vision Organic 2015 9 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied, oak and cooked jammy dark berries mint and violet. In the palate, Good acidity, balanced tannins with peppery oak and eucalyptus, medium finish. 4
87 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Evoi 2014 21 On the nose, medium bodied, vanilla fudge, jammy notes. The palate has good acidity with balanced tannins, oak, vanilla fudge, berries, sloe and a touch of green tea in the finish. 4
88 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Thorn Clarke Shotfire Quartage 2014 18 Intense fruity with herbs and almond tree. Balanced acidity medium length 4
93 Red Shiraz & Blends Landaire 2013 32 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied with fruity vanilla fudge pepper and herbs. In the palate, good acidity, balanced tannins with concentrated fruit with good balance dark berries and herbs. Medium length. 4
95 Red Tempranillo & Blends Landaire 2015 28 Red color. The nose shows medium intensity with dark berries such as black berries and American blueberry. The palate has good acidity with blackberries and jammy black fruit, medium length. 4
96 Red Tempranillo & Blends Landaire 2014 28 Red color. On the nose blueberry and hints of mint on the palate full-bodied and elegant. 4
98 Red Shiraz & Blends Rojomona Red Art 2011 23 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied, cedar, mushrooms, pork, liquorish and blackberry. In the palate, good acidity, balanced tannins with redcurrant leather, eucalyptus, green bell pepper and spicy notes, medium finish. 4
99 Red Shiraz & Blends Rojomona Red Art 2012 23 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied, red berries, cedar and liquorish root. In the palate, high acidity, marked tannins with redcurrant walnuts and black pepper, medium finish. 4
100 Red Pinot Noir Matahiwi (NZ) 2015 12 Light red color. On the nose red berries with jammy notes. The palate shows red currants slightly peppery notes and clear tannin structure. 4
102 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Hastwell & Lightfoot McLaren Vale 2013 18 Dark red color with sweet blackberry and mint on the nose. On the pallet, herbs, cherry and some leather with a medium finish 4
106 Red Merlot & Blends Brygon Reserve Wines The Bruce 2014 17 Dark clear red color. On the nose, red dark berries with honeydew. The palate has elegant fruit with good balance and freshness in the finish. 4
107 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Brygon Reserve Wines Bin 8888 2014 17 Clear red color. On the nose, fresh fruit and mint. On the palate, red cherries and some raspberry, elegant. 4
108 Red Shiraz & Blends Brygon Reserve Wines Flying High 2015 17 Clean red color. On the nose, rich and fresh with some rose notes. The palate is fruity and elegant with oaky structure and raisins. 4
109 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Brygon Reserve Wines Hummingbird 2014 17 Bright red color. On the nose, introvert. On the palate, nice cherries and juicy black berries, well balanced. 4
111 Red Shiraz & Blends McPherson Family Victoria 2015 7.24 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied, warm fruit slightly cooked with vanilla and oak. In the palate, Good acidity, clear tannins fiery, spicy with oak and fudge and a medium finish. 4
115 Red Shiraz & Blends Forest Hill 2014 20 Red color. The nose shows great dense fruit with leather and chocolate. The palate shows unripe fruit, developed and balanced finish. 4
116 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Forest Hill Mt Barker/Great Southern 2013 20 On the nose, medium bodied, fruity with red currant, oak, caramel and leather. The palate has good acidity, balanced tannins with red currant, leather, spicy, salvia notes and medium finish. 4
117 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Sandalford Estate reserve 2014 30 Clean red color. On the nose, dark wooden notes with cigar and toast. On the palate, slightly closed with dark currant and blackberry finish. 4
125 Red Pinot Noir Matahiwi (NZ) Mt Hector 2015 9 Light red color. On the nose juicy dens red fruit. The palate shows red berries and mulberries well balanced with medium length. 4
127 Red Shiraz & Blends J&J McLaren Vale Rivers Lane reserve 2013 25 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied with dark fruit and chocolate. In the palate, good acidity, balanced tannins with dark berries, chocolate, sloe and leather, medium plus finish. 4
129 Red Shiraz & Blends Koonowla 2013 17 Dark red color. On the nose, meaty, dark dark berries and licorice. On the palate, rowan-berries, black berries and blue berries with integrated oak on the finish. 4
130 Red Sangiovese Gatt Accent 2014 15.6 Slightly brick red color. On the nose, developed fruity notes medium intensive. The palate shows fresh fruity notes with beetroot, slightly juicy, good balance, good acidity. 4
132 Red Sangiovese Gatt Barossa 2014 24 Red color with hints of brick. The nose is fruity and medium intensive with red fruits and berries. The palate shows fresh fruity notes with metallic and animal notes. 4
134 Red Shiraz & Blends Sandalford Estate Reserve 2014 23.45 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied with clear roasted oak. In the palate, good acidity, marked tannins with cherries, redcurrant herbs and fennel, medium finish. 4
135 Red Grenache & Blends Gatt Accent 2014 15.6 Brick red color. On the nose, red berries, medium bodied. The palate has intense red fruit, raspberry with good acidity and good length. 4
139 Red Shiraz & Blends Shingleback Red Knot 2015 9 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied, herbs and bacon. In the palate, Good acidity, balanced tannins with redcurrant and a medium finish. 4
142 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Knee deep Ltd Release Kelsea's 2013 72 Clean bright red color. On the nose, cassis and black berries. In the mouth, deep black flavors with raw meat, cassis, blackberry and cedar. 4
147 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Deep Woods Ebony 2014 10 Dark red color. The nose is fruity soft with medium intensity and dark berries. The palate shows intensive dark fruit with good acidity and good length. 4
148 Red Shiraz & Blends Millbrook Barking Owl 2013 12 Dark dense red color. The nose is medium bodied with red berries and vegetal notes. On the palate it shows intense fruit almost sweet, good length and good balance. 4
150 Red Pinot Noir Santolin Individual Vineyard 2014 35 Light red color. Elegant complex notes. Full-bodied fruity palette with herbs and slightly toasted elegant finish. 4
152 Red Shiraz & Blends Koonara Angels Peak 2014 12 Dark dense red color. The nose is medium bodied with red fruit. On the palate it shows bell pepper and vegetal notes with clear tannin structure, good acidity, good balance and slightly unripe fruit in the finish. 4
153 Red Pinot Noir Koonara Cape banks 2013 12 Light red color. On the nose red fruit and oak. The palate shows red fruit with balanced acidity and good length. 4
155 Red Tempranillo & Blends Toppers Mountain 2010 20 Brick red color. The nose shows animal fruit with hay and medium to high intensity. The palate has balances notes of leather, red fruits and berries. 4
156 Red Tempranillo & Blends Toppers Mountain Bricolage Rouge 2012 25 Slightly brick red color. The nose shows medium intensity with red berries. The palate has high acidity with fresh fruit, good length and good balance. 4
168 Red Grenache & Blends Paulmara The Melee 2014 15 Bright red color. On the nose, red fruits with good intensity. The palate is slightly malic with notes of pepper, good acidity. 4
170 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Gatt High Eden 2012 38 Dark red color. On the nose, beautiful smell with leaves, tobacco and dark berries. Powerful and elegant. In the mouth good fruit and deep structure. 4
176 Fortified Vintage / Fortified 919 Wines 2013 50 Clean concentrated wood with fresh tobacco and some raisins. In the mouth nice balanced sweetness, good body and finish. 4
177 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Paulett Polish Hill River Cab/Merlot 2012 11 Dark red color. The nose has fruity, vegetal notes with medium intensity. The palate shows intensive slightly unripen fruit with vegetal, animal notes, good acidity and good length. 4
179 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Reschke Empyrean 2008 102 Dark red color. On the nose, some burnt notes with balanced red fruit. The palate shows red fruit, some maturity with nice leather in the finish 4
181 Red Shiraz & Blends Paulett Polish Hill Shiraz 2013 11 Dark dense red color. The nose shows red fruit and green bell pepper. On the palate it shows dense fruit with bell pepper, balanced acidity and medium length. 4
184 Red Shiraz & Blends Finniss 2015 20 Red color. The nose is large and dense with dark fruit and chocolate. The palate shows mulberry and chocolate, complex great body with good balance. 4
185 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Taylors Promised Land 2015 9 Dark red color. The nose shows medium intensity with wild raspberry. The palate has good acidity, unripe fruit with vegetal notes and medium length. 4
186 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Peccavi 2013 49 Clean bright red color. On the nose, saw dust, wood and cassis. Closed tight and clean. In the mouth a tannic structure and fruit on the finish. 4
187 Red Shiraz & Blends Kalleske Moppa 2015 19 Dark clear red color. On the nose, dried fruit, dark plums and dark cherries. On the palate, deep extraction, dark fruit and nice integration. 4
190 Red Shiraz & Blends Taylors Millon Estate The Roots 9 2014 13 Dark dense red color. The nose has red fruit and slightly animal notes with green bell pepper. On the palate it shows bell pepper, animal, metallic notes with red fruit and medium acidity. 4
192 Red Merlot & Blends The Collective Wine Co The Roots 303 2014 13 Clear red color. On the nose, cedar wood and notes of fresh mint. The palate has a lot of fruit, fruit compote with good balance. 4
193 Red Merlot & Blends Ruckus Estate Merite 2013 45 Clear dark red color. On the nose, pear popsicle. The palate is creamy with berries and pear ice cream. 4
194 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Fuddling Cup 2012 12 Dense red slightly brick color. The nose has vegetal notes with some red fruit and medium intensity. The palate shows slightly cooked fruit, good balance and good acidity. 4
195 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Castelli Frankland River 2014 17 Clear red color. On the nose, creamy dark fruit and rose peddles. On the palate, darker flavors, dark creamy plum. 4
198 Red Shiraz & Blends Taylors St Andrews 2014 45 Red color. The nose has raspberry and blackcurrants and strawberry notes. On the palate it shows intense fruit, slightly jammy notes with long acidity and good length. 4
199 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Taylors St Andrews 2013 45 Dark ruby red color. On the nose, fresh with dark berries and a touch of mint. In the mouth, elegant and dry, a little low on fruit but nicely structured. 4
208 Red Grenache & Blends Three Dark Horses GT 2015 15 Red color. On the nose, red berries, raspberry and strawberry and medium bodied. The palate has red currants, strawberry and raspberry with good acidity and good length. 4
209 Red Shiraz & Blends Three Dark Horses SGT 2015 13 Dark dense red color. The nose has serious fruity notes almost Smokey red fruit with medium body. On the palate it shows animal, metallic notes with red fruit slightly jammy vegetal notes and good acidity. 4
211 Red Shiraz & Blends Brick Kiln 2014 10 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied, herbs and spices with green bell peppers. In the palate, Good acidity, marked tannins with tight oak, peppery almost nutty and a medium finish. 4
213 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Domaine A Petit a Cabernets 2010 35 Clean red color. On the nose, berries and light smoky notes. On the palate, elegant layers of berries with good oak and fresh balance. 4
214 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Domaine A Coal River Valley 2008 30 Dark red color. On the nose, hints of eucalyptus and mature fruit. In the mouth, nice oak structure, powerful with balanced finish. 4
215 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Howard Vineyard Picnic 2015 11 Dense red color. The nose has animal, vegetal notes with medium to high intensity. The palate shows green bell pepper and vegetal notes, good acidity and medium length. 4
217 Red Pinot Noir Saint Clair (NZ) Premium 2015 16 On the nose, light to medium bodied, dark fruit, leather and blueberries. The palate has good acidity, balanced tannins with cherry, cinnamon and plum finish. 4
218 Red Pinot Noir Saint Clair (NZ) Vicars Choice 2014 15 Light red color. On the nose elegant red berries some notes of jammy strawberries. The palate shows red fruit with clear tannins and strawberries, balanced acidity and nice length. 4
221 Sparkling Sparkling Mt Jagged The Rush 2015 11 Crispy and fresh in the nose. Citrus and green apple. High acidity with lemon and green apple 4
223 Sparkling Sparkling Ha Ha (NZ) Brut Cuvee NV 23 On the nose, low intensity with a touch of salt water and slightly Smokey notes, bread and citrus. The palate has good acidity with citrus, bread, almond and slightly bitter finish. 4
224 Sparkling Sparkling Saint Clair (NZ) Dawn 2012 35 On the nose, medium intensity with inviting ripe apples and citrus. The palate has light acidity with citrus, bread and orange peel on the finish. 4
225 Sparkling Sparkling Taltani Blanc de Blancs 2012 20 On the nose, low intensity with citrus, peach and mandarin. The palate has good acidity with peach, lime and a flowery slightly short finish. 4
226 Sparkling Sparkling Taltarni Brut Cuvee 2011 20 On the nose, yeasty notes with red apples and bread. The palate has balanced acidity and fruit with citrus and ripe apples shorter, slightly bitter in the finish. 4
227 Sparkling Sparkling Taltarni Tache 2011 20 On the nose, low intensity with red berries The palate has good acidity with red berries, grapefruits and a slightly nutty finish. 4
228 Red Shiraz & Blends Kalleske jMK VP 2015 16 Nice dark red color, on the nose sweet mocca with dried character. In the mouth, good sweetness with dark berries and a tannin strawberry finish. 4
240 Red Pinot Noir Grey Sands Tasmania 2010 12 Light red color. On the nose red berries with elegant mature notes. The palate tight with clear tannin structure, red fruit and balanced acidity. 4
245 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Greenock Estate Hertitage 7 2013 18 Red color. On the nose slightly jammy and very generous. On the pallet very dense and fruit driven. Drink now. 4
248 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Warner Glen & Frog Belly 2014 17 Nice dark red color. On the nose and palate, sweet plum and sweet tobacco with good fruit. 4
249 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends West Cape Howe Cabernet / merlot 2014 17 Deep clean red color. On the nose, fresh red meaty fruit. On the palate, darker berries and nice deep oak character. 4
251 Red Shiraz & Blends Warner Glen & Frog belly 2014 19 Dark clear red color. On the nose, cedar wood and some leather. On the palate, mature with dark sweet fruit, deep extraction but nicely structured. 4
252 Red Shiraz & Blends West Cape Howe 2014 17 Dark red purple color. On the nose, sweet strawberries. On the palate, nice structured sweet berries, nice wood on the finish. 4
253 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Gralyn Reserve 2010 80 Bright dark red color. On the nose, molded leaves and black lead. In the mouth, dark but soft fruit and freshly tannic with pencil black lead. 4
256 Red Pinot Noir Sacred Hill (NZ) Orange Label 2015 16 On the nose, light to medium bodied, dark fruit, dark plums and some smokiness. The palate has good acidity, soft tannins, sweet fruit, strawberry, rowan berry and a light finish. 4
259 White Pinot Gris & Blend Quadrant Wine Co (NZ) The Elder 2014 25 On the nose, light bodied, fruity malic notes. The palate is dry with over ripened apples with a slight bitterness and some red belle pepper in the finish. 4
260 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Cooks Lot Allotment 689 2015 10 The nose has tropical fruits peach and medium body. On the palate it shows intensive fruit with high acidity, medium balanced and good length. 4
261 Red Pinot Noir Cooks Lot Allotment 1111 2015 10 Light red color. On the nose dens red fruit slightly cooked. The palate shows red berries and predominately red fruit with good length. 4
263 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Sandalford Prendiville 2014 81 Clean red color. On the nose, fresh. The palate shows good fruit, well balanced wine. 4
264 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Gatt Barossa 2012 38 Very deep red color. On the nose, elegant fruit layered with toasted oak. In the mouth nice and freshly almost meaty balanced with a long finish. 4
266 Red Pinot Noir Domain Rewa (NZ) 2013 15 On the nose, light bodied, strawberry jam, violet and blueberry. The palate has good acidity, balanced tannins, cherry, sloe and herbs and a medium finish. 4
268 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Parawa Estate Comt de Fleurieu 2010 Clear red color. On the nose jammy and concentrated. In the mouth black berries concentrated and rich. Clean and long finish. 4
277 Red Shiraz & Blends CMV Group Shearer´s Hill Classic 2014 15 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied with dark berries, white pepper oak and herbs. In the palate, high acidity, balanced tannins with herby, spicy, almost fiery notes and some currant in the end. Medium length. 4
279 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends CMV Group Shearer´s Hill Premium 2013 15 On the nose, subdued with white fruit and white flowers, rubber and white peach. The palate has medium acidity and shows more tropical notes with some cucumber in the finish. 4
280 Red Shiraz & Blends Fleurieu Dry Red no 2 2015 15 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied with meaty, fruity smoked notes and some eucalyptus. In the palate, good acidity, very balanced tannins with lots of fruit and oak character, dark fruit, cooked plums. Medium length. 4
282 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Fleurieu 2016 15 On the nose, clear tropical notes, medium intensive yellow fruits. The palate has medium acidity and medium length and shows more white fruits, white peach and lychee in the finish. 4
283 White Chardonnay Fleurieu 2016 15 The nose shows yellow fruit with light intensity. The palate has clear alcohol, slightly burnt notes, intensive fruit and good length. 4
285 Red Pinot Noir Saint Clair (NZ) Block 23 2015 15 On the nose, light to medium bodied, dark fruit and herbs. The palate has good acidity, young and fresh fruit with cherries, slightly peppery soft tannins and herbs in the finish. 4
286 White Sauvignon Blanc & blends Matahiwi (NZ) 2015 9 Light bright yellow color. On the nose lemon peel, fresh lemon some yellow apple and wax. In the mouth, creamy and rich with fresh white peach and some yellow apple. 4
289 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Haselgrove Protector 2013 27 Deep extracted red color. Elegant nose rich and fruity. In the mouth dark berries with an elegant finish. 4
287 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Evoi Satyr 2012 36 Clean red color. Balanced nose with medium toasted oak and black berries. In the mouth, deep plum and black berries with notes of cassis. Nice long dry finish. 4
78 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Reschke Bull Trader 2008 15.6 Rich red color. The nose has deep red fruit, mocca, deep plum and wet leaves. On the palate it shows good dark fruit and dark wood with a nice round finish. 3.5
89 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Evoi Satyr 2013 36 Clean red color. On the nose fresh and clean with some wood and balanced fruit. In the mouth, nicely structured oak, black currants. Good Bordeaux style wine. 3.5
92 Red Shiraz & Blends Landaire 2012 32 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied dark berries and minty. In the palate, good acidity, balanced tannins with spicy oaky notes and dark berries. 3.5
97 Red Shiraz & Blends Grand Casino 2012 25 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied with fruity/ berry notes with oak and cinnamon. In the palate, good acidity, marked tannins with oak and a little low on fruit and a shorter finish. 3.5
112 Red Shiraz & Blends McPhersons Don’t Tell Gary 2015 15.8 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied with herbs vanilla and cherry. In the palate, good acidity, balanced tannins with cherry and oak. 3.5
114 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Forest Hill 2014 20 On the nose, medium bodied, oak, herbs and berries. The palate has good acidity, clear tannins with nutty, oak, green bell pepper and herbs in the finish. 3.5
131 Red Tempranillo & Blends Gatt Accent 2014 18.3 Red color. The nose shows dark intensive red fruit. The palate has creamy red fruit with good balance and good acidity. 3.5
157 Red Nero D'Avola Santolin Chalmers Vineyard 2015 25 Red color. The nose is light with red fruit. The palate developed with red berries, clear tannins and good acidity. 3.5
165 Red Shiraz & Blends Voyager Estate CSM 2010 50 Red color. Fruity vanilla nose. Full-bodied with generous fruit and sweet finish 3.5
169 Red Shiraz & Blends Paulmara The Marriage 2012 21 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied, tarty dark fruit with chocolate and oak. In the palate, Good acidity, marked tannins, dry, tight and fiery, slightly short in the finish. 3.5
175 Red Tempranillo & Blends 919 Wines 2013 30 Blue red color. On the nose, dark berries fruit and herbs. In the palette full-bodied with notes of black berries and tobacco. 3.5
178 Red Shiraz & Blends Reschke Bull Trader 2008 15.6 Red dense color. On the nose, medium bodied with dark fruit, mint, cedar and rowan-berry. In the palate, good acidity, balanced tannins with cherry and chocolate. 3.5
196 Red Shiraz & Blends Castelli Great Southern 2014 15 Clear red color with purple notes. The nose has notes of eucalyptus and fresh parsley. The palate shows introvert red fruit and balance. 3.5
205 Red Shiraz & Blends Kalleske Zeitgeist 2016 18 Dark red color with purple notes. On the nose, strawberries. On the palate, powerful and fruity with nice oak on the finish. 3.5
233 White Chardonnay Santolin Willowlake Vineyard 2015 29 Clear yellow color. The nose shows melon, butter and creamy golden delicious apples. The palate has fresh good fruit and acidity with a slight pleasant bitterness and long finish. 3.5
254 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Gralyn Reserve 2009 80 Clean red color. On the nose, fresh and meaty with round balanced fruit. The palate shows high concentration, well balanced with some maturity. 3.5
257 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Taltarni Pyrenees 2013 20 On the nose, medium bodied, oak, blueberries, leather and tobacco. The palate has good acidity with clear tannins and a blueberry oaky fiery finish. 3.5
258 Red Shiraz & Blends Taltarni Victoria 2014 30 Clean red color. On the nose, slightly closed. On the palate, herbs, vanilla, dark berries with blackberry. Good acidity, balanced tannins, oak and dark berries, slightly short on the finish. 3.5
29 White Chardonnay Santolin Yarraland Vineyard 2015 29 Clear yellow color. The nose is slightly nutty and fresh. The palate has good balance between fresh fruit and oak with notes of yellow peaches and ripe apples in the finish. 3
60 White Chardonnay Evoi Reserve 2014 36 Clean shiny yellow color. The nose is creamy with a touch of ”cellar dust". The palate is round almost beefy with great complexity, fresh peach a touch of honey and good wood in the finish. 3
64 White Chardonnay Peccavi 2012 40 Light yellow color. The nose is fresh with a touch of saw dust and roasted hazelnuts. The palate is creamy and powerful, acidity is well balanced with fruit and wood. 3
72 White Pinot Grigio The Collective Wine Co Artiste 2015 15 The nose shows white flowers with a slightly restrained body. The palate has yellow fruit and medium acidity. 3
120 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Sandalford 2014 14 Clean red color. The nose has milk chocolate and black berries. On the palate it shows nicely balanced dark cherries with some plums and a good oaky finish. 3
121 Red Shiraz & Blends Sew and Sew 2014 16.5 Clean red color. On the nose, fresh light crisp red fruit, raspberry. Fresh on the pallet 3
137 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Knee deep Cabernet Merlot 2013 26 On the nose, medium bodied, cherry and wild raspberry. The palate has high acidity with clear tannins, cherries and oak with a creamy finish. 3
151 Red Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends Cloudburst 2012 15 Clear blood red color. The nose has pencil and cedar wood notes. On the palate it shows deep wooden dark berries with well integrated oak, young but balanced. 3
161 Red Shiraz & Blends Thorn Clarke Terra Barossa Shiraz 2015 15 Dark red color. The nose is fresh and elegant with red and dark berries finishing with some oak. The palate shows round fruit, dark plums and blackberries, nice balance. 3
163 Red Shiraz & Blends Voyager Estate Shiraz 2013 30 Clean red color. On the nose, slightly closed. On the palate, good acidity fruity but slightly short on the finish. 3
164 Red Shiraz & Blends Forest Hill Shiraz 2013 20 Red color. The nose shows vegetal notes with low intensity. The palate shows unripe short fruit, some length and good acidity. 3
182 Red Shiraz & Blends Saint Clair (NZ) Syrah Block 17 2015 30 Red color. On the nose, medium bodied berries and almond. In the palate, low acidity, soft tannins, dark berries and slightly short on the finish. 3
189 Red Shiraz & Blends Hart of the Barossa The Brave (limited) 2012 15 Nuanced red color. Medium-bodied with fruit, leather and oak. 3
200 Red Shiraz & Blends Taylors The Pioneer 2013 135 Dense red color. Fruity caramel notes. Full-bodied with tight dense fruit, some licorice. Very interesting wine! 3
204 Red Shiraz & Blends Kalleske Pirathon 2014 16 Red color. On the nose, crispy dark berries. In the palate, High acidity, lots of tannins a little short on the finish. 3
210 Red Shiraz & Blends Three Dark Horses 2015 15 Clear red color. The nose has plum with some mocca and mint notes. The palate is round and fruity with red plums some coffee, mint and a good fresh finish. 3
216 Red Shiraz & Blends Howard Vineyard Clover 2015 16 Red color. On the nose, dark berries, eucalyptus and oak. In the palate, Good acidity, tannins and cherries a little short on the finish. 3
220 Rose Rose Hahndorf Hill 2015 18 Pink salmon color. Medium-bodied with some mature fruit and sweet finish. 3
231 Red Shiraz & Blends Greenock Estate Angas King A3 2014 25 Blue red color. Slightly jammy notes. Tight tannins with red fruit. 3
234 Red Shiraz & Blends Black Stump 2009 30 Clean red color. On the nose, bodied slightly oxidized fruit. In the palate, high acidity, lots of tannins, plums, herbs and slightly short finish. 3
241 Red Merlot & Blends Grey Sands Tasmania 2008 12 Bright red color with an orange touch. On the nose, light bodied, retrained. The palate has good fruit with almost sweet notes and great structure. 3
242 Red Merlot & Blends Grey Sands The Mattock 2013 12 Clear red color. On the nose, fresh. The palate has good fruit with a lot of extraction. 3
243 Red Shiraz & Blends Ross Hill Pinnacle 2014 29 Red color. Sweet berries and spices, generous large taste, medium to full-bodied 3
247 White Chardonnay Gralyn Reserve 2014 50 Light yellow color. The nose has white peach and white flowers. The palate has elegant power with ripe fruit, lemon zest and subtitle oak. 3
250 Red Pinot Noir Quadrant Wine Co (NZ) The Elder 2013 35 Light red blue color. Fruity notes. Almost fizzy medium to full-bodied with some mint in the finish. 3
262 Red Shiraz & Blends Taltarni Pyrenees 2014 30 Clean red color. On the nose, light with blueberry and vanilla. On the palate, god acidity with nice tannins. Blueberry and oak, slightly short on the finish. 3
275 Red Shiraz & Blends CMV Group Shearer´s Hill Premium 2014 15 Blue red color. Blueberry nose. In the palette some rubber with dark berries and fruit, slightly sweet with smoked notes in the finish. 3
284 Rose Rose Grand Casino RO7 2015 18 Dark rose almost red color. Sweet medium-bodied easy going wine. 3