Tag Archives: Vaucluse Cellars

Ripper rosé

Dominique Portet Fontaine Rosé, Yarra Valley, 2015 AUD $22 The light salmon-pink colour leads into a dusty, earthy, savoury bouquet with smoky pinot-like influences. It’s light and grapy in the mouth with gentle acidity and the faintest trace of sweetness. It leaves the palate clean,

Under $20

West Cape Howe Hannah’s Hill Cabernet Merlot, Frankland River 2013 $19.95 This delicious red is outstanding value. It’s deep, dark and bright in hue with ripe dark-berry aroma and flavour, excellent structure and depth. It’s very ripe but also distinctly varietal, and would take some

Indulge Yourself

Sailor Seeks Horse Pinot Noir, Tasmania 2013 $45 A fragrant, refined, delicate style of Tassie pinot from a new producer, with medium depth of red/purple colour and lovely floral, strawberry and cherry essence aromas. Lively acidity. A very bright, fresh, energetic wine with drive and