Australia’s ‘National Champion’ entered in the Champagne & Sparkling Wine World Championships this year was Domaine Chandon Non-Vintage Brut.
Coldstream Hills Deer Farm Vineyard Pinot Noir 2017, Yarra Valley, AUD $50
This week’s New & Noteworthy is a reminder that Treasury Wine Group serves up a lot of very inexpensive everyday drinking wines that are well-made and great value for money.
Maison de Grand Esprit L’Être Magique Côtes de Provence Rosé 2016, Provence, AUD $20-$27
One of the wine industry’s biggest advocates and sharpest critics, Tony Keys, has died at the age of 64.
It seems to be the season for buying and selling – not just Christmas gifts, but wineries, vineyards and wine businesses.
Wynns Coonawarra Estate V & A Lane Cabernet Shiraz 2015, Coonawarra, AUD $60
Abel’s Tempest Chardonnay 2015, Tasmania, AUD $25
Wynns Coonawarra Estate John Riddoch 2013, Coonawarra, AUD $150
Coldstream Hills Pinot Noir Chardonnay 2013, Yarra Valley, AUD $35