Wine Langmeil “The Freedom” Variety Shiraz Vintage 2009 Region Barossa Valeey Fermentation 24 Months in 75% New and 25% Used French Oak Soil Type Dark, rich loam over limestone & Ironstone and red clay. Alc/Vol. 14.8% pH. 3.38 Wine Maker Paul Lindner RRP. $125.00 Well my wine loving friends it has been a very long … Continue reading A Trip Down Memory Lane – 1843
Winery: Murdoch Hill Wine: “Landau” Variety: Syrah (Shiraz) Vintage: 2015 Alc/Vol. 13.5% Maturation: Old French Oak (9-10 Months) Wine Maker: Michael Downer RRP: $45.00 Good evening once again wine lovers! Sorry that it has been a while since last drinks, but other activities have been occupying my schedule. I am glad to be back … Continue reading A Landau That Doesn’t Come From A Galaxy Far-Far Away.
Wine: Alpha Box & Dice “Siren” Variety: Nero D’Avola Vintage: 2015 Region: McLaren Vale Alc/Vol. 13.0% Wine Maker: Sam Berketa RRP: $40.00 Good evening wine lovers and welcome to my second wine review of 2017. This evening, I venture back into familiar territory with a wine that I absolutely adored last year. The 2014 … Continue reading AB&D Do it Once Again
Wine: Samuel’s Gorge Variety: Tempranillo Vintage: 2015 Region: McLaren Vale Alc/Vol. 14.5% Wine Maker: Justin McNamee RRP: $40.00 Wine Lovers welcome to 2017 and let’s start it off with a European flavour. Tonight, in my hot little hands I have a Tempranillo out of McLaren Vale via Samuel’s Gorge winery. Nestled away in the … Continue reading Samuel’s Gorge – The Place to Be
It’s that time of year again. Time to close out the current year and say hello to the next. But before I say farewell to 2016, it is time to present to you the annual SA Wine Guy’s top 10 wines of 2016. There are rules to this list though: Rule Number 1. All wines … Continue reading The 2016 Annual Top 10 List
Wine: Kay Brothers Basket Pressed Shiraz Variety: Shiraz 94% Grenache 4% Mataro 2% Vintage: 2014 Region: McLaren Vale Maturation: French, American and Eastern European Oak for 14 Months Alc/Vol. 14% Wine Maker: Duncan Kennedy RRP: $25.00 After my last review of the perfect 2012 Penfolds Grange, I thought I would come back down to earth … Continue reading Kay’s Shiraz Just Keeps on Rolling
Wine Penfolds Bin 95 “Grange” Vintage 2012 Variety Shiraz 98% Cabernet Sauvignon 2% Region Barossa Valley, McLaren Vale Maturation 18 Months in New American Oak Hogsheads Alc/Vol. 14.5% Wine Maker Peter Gago RRP $850 Wine lovers of the world, drop what you’re doing. It is time to sit up and look at what I have … Continue reading The Undisputed Heavy Weight Champion