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Best Fortified

Morris Classic Liqueur Tokay, Rutherglen NV $18 – $21 / 500ml A remarkable wine for its modest price, this has a mid amber-orange colour and smells invitingly of butterscotch, malt and toffee; aromas which continue in the mouth where it’s very rich and concentrated, luscious

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Four ways to classify muscat

Not only do Rutherglen’s winemakers produce the world’s most luscious and complex fortified muscat and topaque (muscadelle), they have a unique system of classifying them. There are four levels of quality which loosely correlate with age, but most importantly, style. The older the blended age of these non-vintage wines, the more rich, complex and profound they are in bouquet and flavour.

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The Quest For Muscat Glass Design

Wine glass designer par excellence Georg Riedel last week conducted a tasting in Rutherglen in his quest to find a suitable design for a special Rutherglen Muscat glass. A group of wine writers and local winemakers tasted a number of muscats in 14 different Riedel