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Payne's Rise Sauvignon Blanc 2016

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Hand picked at various levels of ripeness, whole bunch pressed, fermented in seasoned oak barriques with extended barrel maturation, the 2015 Sauvignon Blanc reflects a delicate varietal fruit character of citrus and tropical fruits.... Read full article

2014 Yarra Yering Dry Red No.1

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Stylish, lifted nose settling into itself after a few years in bottle. A medium-bodied “classic” Bordeaux style featuring a fleshy, fruit-layered palate integrated with earthy complexity. In true Yarra Yering tradition, it combines power with poise..... Read full article

2016 Rochford Reserve 'Dans les Bois' Chardonnay

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The essence of great chardonnay. White peach, grapefruit and a hint of spicy oak. Beautifully balanced with a lovely lingering finish. Still very youthful but promises to reward good cellaring with additional power and complexity.... Read full article

Fergusson 2014 Pretty Boy Sauvignon Blanc

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This wine is crisp and tasty with lively acid backbone. Fresh citrus, passionfruit and guava notes dominate the nose and follow through to the palate. Flavours are persistent and mouth-filling.... Read full article

Fergusson 2016 BC Forte Shiraz

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This wine displays dark fruits, plum pudding, toffee and spice. An ideal after dinner companion, just like its namesake.... Read full article

Payne's Rise Chardonnay 2015

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95 Points – James Halliday - Juicy fruit flavours of grapefruit, white peach and lemon zest are tightly bound with crisp acidity and subtle cedary oak. Providing for an elegant yet complex Chardonnay with great length. ... Read full article

Fergusson Miss Sapphire NV Sparkling Brut

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This wine has a bouquet of clean citrus and floral notes complexed with fresh cream and bread dough aromas. The fine bubbles provide a creamy texture, while the delicate acidity balances the fresh fruit. A refreshing dry light bodied wine. ... Read full article

Fergusson BC Muscat

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This wine is named after the favourite member of the Fergusson family, Bronson Charles, the beloved family dog. This wine is reddish amber in colour with luscious sweet raisin fruit flavours which are a hallmark of this style.... Read full article

De Bortoli Yarra Valley Single Vineyard Section D4 Nebbiolo

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Hand picked and sorted. Fermented in small open fermenters, 20 days maceration (colour took around 10 days to deepen), 14 months in 500L French casks. Regular gravity racking and aeration during oak maturation. Minimal handling to bottle. ... Read full article

Domaine Chandon Blanc de Blancs

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A classic méthode traditionnelle sparkling blended from a range of inspiring and diverse cool climate vineyards, Chandon Blanc de Blancs embodies the elegance and finesse of Chardonnay.... Read full article

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