Allegiance Wines Unity Single Vineyard Yarra Valley Chardonnay 2018

Complex aromas of citrus, peach, nectarine, honeydew melon along with soft vanilla oak are evident. The colour is pale straw with some green tones, all leading to a palate that has subtle citrus acid, along with stone fruit and melon with soft oak notes. Complex, balanced and clean with a minerality leading to a fresh clean long finish. Stephen Read
91 Points

Winery
Allegiance Wines
Region
Yarra Valley
Variety
Chardonnay
Vintage
2018
RRP $
60
Alcohol %
12

Vinrock Shiraz 2018

Vibrant dense dark purple red with aromas of plum, red fruits, cedar oak and earthy tones typical of this area, all in a complex enticing package. Complex fruit both black and red, along with fine peppery spice at the front, all balanced by soft green tannins, good acid and a good length to the finish. Will benefit from 5 plus years in the cellar. Stephen Read
92 Points

Winery
Luca Vineyards
Region
McLaren Vale, South Australia
Variety
Shiraz
Vintage
2018
RRP $
35
Alcohol %
14.5

Third Pine Shiraz 2018

This wine shows its cool climate heritage, dense deep purple in colour leading to aromas of blackberry fruit and plums, hints of mint and soft oak tones. Pepper spice greets the front of the palate with dark berry fruit, active tight tannins and hint of dark chocolate all balanced by clean acid. Still tight and young and will benefit from 4 plus years in the cellar. Stephen Read
89 Points

Winery
Third Pine
Region
Mount Barker, Western Australia
Variety
Shiraz
Vintage
2018
RRP $
30
Alcohol %
14.5

Moss Brothers Cabernet Sauvignon 2017

Deep purple in colour, intense and brooding. Complex aromas of cassis, tomato bush, mint, along with cedar cigar box oak and earthy tones finish off the nose. Sweet cassis fruit, clean tannins with a multilayered complex palate lead to a good length of finish. Will continue to improve for 5+ years. Stephen Read
91 Points

Winery
Moss Brothers
Region
Margaret River, Western Australia
Variety
Cabernet Sauvignon
Vintage
2017
RRP $
20
Alcohol %
13.5

Millstone Merlot 2018

Aromas of red fruits, sweet oak and hint of plum greet the nose, along with a intense purple red colour to the eye. Tight and clean with some spice evident on the front of the palate, soft tannins along with a red fruit spectrum add to the complexity in the mouth. Finishing clean and tight with some lingering astringency, allow to breath to enjoy at its best or cellar for 2 plus years. Stephen Read
87 Points

Winery
Millstone
Region
Adelaide Hills, South Australia
Variety
Merlot
Vintage
2018
RRP $
25
Alcohol %
14.4

Moss Brothers Chardonnay 2017

The colour is very pale straw, clear and bright leading to a lifted nose of citrus, melon and stone fruit, balanced by sweet oak aromas and hints of nuts. The palate is clean and crisp with tight citrus flavours and a green apple acid and creamy mouthfeel, with the finish clean and of good length. This wine will benefit from 3 to 5 years in the cellar. Stephen Read
90 Points

Winery
Moss Brothers
Region
Margaret River, Western Australia
Variety
Chardonnay
Vintage
2017
RRP $
20
Alcohol %
12.5