Despite changing fashions, plenty of red-wine enthusiasts still buy, cellar, drink and love older-generation Australia shirazes.
Mudgee winemaker David Lowe is confident he can save his business, despite his business partner calling in the receivers.
Z Wine Roman Grenache Shiraz Mataro 2016, Barossa Valley, AUD $35
Chalmers Montevecchio Moscato Frizzante, Moscato Giallo 2017, Heathcote, AUD $24
Brave Souls The Able Seaman Grenache Shiraz Mourvèdre 2016, Barossa Valley, AUD $28
Here are three pairs of sisters making their mark in wineries.
D’Arenberg The Ironstone Pressings Grenache Shiraz Mourvèdre 2015, McLaren Vale, AUD $70
Champagne imports into Australia grew by a massive 23% in value and 15.5% in volume during 2016-17.
Nero D’Avola is finally making some lovely wines in Australia.
Some smashing Austrian wines were sampled at the recent reception for an Austrian business delegation in Sydney.