A visit to the vast irrigated plains of the Riverina might be to taste wines from industry giants like Calabria or McWilliams, but food will be required for stamina.
Yarran Cuvée Blanc Chardonnay NV, Riverina, AUD $12
The story of Calabria Family Wines is nothing short of inspiring.
Calabria Private Bin Nero d’Avola 2016, Riverina, AUD $15
De Bortoli Noble One Botrytis Semillon 2014, Riverina, AUD $33
Berton Vineyard Durif 2016, Riverina, AUD $12
Down the Lane Gris de Gris Rosé 2016, Riverina, AUD $13
Riverina Winemakers Association Centenary of Griffith Durif 2015, Riverina, AUD $20
Durif is a fringe red grape that offers consistency – at least from where I sit.
It all started with a wrong number phone call, a call that he shouldn’t have even answered.