De Alto Amo Rioja DOC 2016, Spain, AUD $20
The Young Gun of Wine 2018 results are in, and they’re a nice balance of men and women from across Australia.
Giaconda Estate Vineyard Chardonnay 2016, Beechworth, AUD $129
Frankland Estate is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year with a series of events around Australia. It is 30 years since Barrie Smith and his wife Judi Cullam planted their first vines.
Each year James Young, who sells Torbreck wines in Sydney, drops in to my place and pours the latest batch of Torbreck wines for me to taste.
Iain Riggs is one of the exceptional people of the Australian wine industry, whose many achievements and accolades have been crowned with an Order of Australia.
Cateña High Mountain Vines Malbec 2015, Mendoza, AUD $30
Rutherglen Estates Renaissance Viognier Roussanne Marsanne 2016, Rutherglen, AUD $32
Campbells Limited Release Tempranillo 2016, Rutherglen, AUD $26
The Patmos monks make a sweet red from grapes grown on Patmos, and a dry white from grapes grown on Santorini.