Jones Road Chardonnay 2016

Aromas of sweet oak balanced by complex fruits of citrus, peach, hints of melon, along with subtle yeasty tones combine to make this cool climate Chardonnay very interesting. Complex flavours of peach, stone fruit and grapefruit which is balanced by clean crisp acid. A soft silky feel and hints of spice add to the textural character of this wine. Finishing up clean and long and will improve further improve with 3+ years in the cellar. Stephen Read
91 Points

Winery
Jones Road
Region
Mornington Peninsula
Variety
Chardonnay
Vintage
2016
RRP $
38
Alcohol %
12.5

Jones Road Pinot Noir 2016

The nose is lifted and complex with black cherries, violets, along with deep earthy tones and subtle spicy oak notes. Garnet with ruby tones in colour. Tight clean tannins start the palate followed by red cherry fruits, subtle spicy oak, complex and layered in a medium bodied mouthfeel, leading to a long finish. Well structured with good balance between oak, fruit and acid, showing its cool climate heritage. Stephen Read
90 Points

Winery
Jones Road
Region
Mornington Peninsula
Variety
Pinot Noir
Vintage
2016
RRP $
40
Alcohol %
12.8

Jones Road Pinot Gris 2017

Attractively very pale straw in colour, clear and bright. Aromas of pears, nectarine along with floral tones and hints of yeasty bread notes. On the palate it is clean and fresh, with pears, spice and well balanced with clean green apple acid at the back. The palate is multilayered and leads to clean lingering finish. Stephen Read
90 points

Winery
Jones Road
Region
Mornington Peninsula
Variety
Pinot Gris
Vintage
2017
RRP $
32
Alcohol %
14

Kindred Sauvignon Blanc 2019

Pale straw in colour clear and bright with aromas of tropical fruits, citrusy lime, sweet peach and melon. The palate is clean and crisp, with lime acid, balanced by good fruit weight leading to a crisp clean finish. Enjoy now while young and fresh. Stephen Read
87 Points

Winery
Kindred
Region
Riverina
Variety
Sauvignon Blanc
Vintage
2019
RRP $
18
Alcohol %
12.5

Kindred Rose 2019

Attractively pale salmon pink in colour, leading to a floral nose with hints of red fruits, strawberries and raspberry, along with tones of sweet confectionary. Clean and fresh on the palate. Dry with strawberries, red fruits and green apple acid on the finish all in good balance. Clean acid makes the finish crisp with good length, serve chilled and enjoy. Stephen Read
87 Points

Winery
Kindred
Region
Riverina
Variety
Rose
Vintage
2019
RRP $
18
Alcohol %
13.5

Kindred Cabernet Sauvignon 2019

Clear and Bright with a medium purple colour. Followed by lifted aromas of blackcurrants, vanilla, cedary oak and hints of dark chocolate. On the palate it is medium bodied with soft but tight tannins at the front. Blackcurrant and plum fruit flavours are evident, balanced with good acid, leading to a tight finish. Enjoy now or cellar for 3 or more years. Stephen Read
88 Points

Winery
Kindred
Region
Riverina
Variety
Cabernet Sauvignon
Vintage
2019
RRP $
18
Alcohol %
13.5

Vortex Margaret River Melange Rouge 2016

An interesting blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot, blended skilfully in a wine of deep purple colour. Lifted aromas of mint, blackcurrant, vanilla oak tones and hints of pepper spice, are all found in the complex nose. Soft tannins are evident on the front palate. Whilst plums and black fruits, balanced by a green apple acid fill the mouth. The finish has good length and the wine is overall complex and medium bodied. Stephen Read
90 Points

Winery
Vortex
Region
Margaret River
Variety
Red Blend
Vintage
2016
RRP $
30.00
Alcohol %
13.5

Allegiance Wines The Artisan Margaret River Trident 2016

Intense aromas of blackcurrants, plums, mint and sweet vanilla oak all in a complex rich blend fill the nose. An attractive deep purple in colour this wine also fills the palate with tight grippy tannins at the front matched with sweet black fruits, dark chocolate, along with spice at front. Overall the palate is layered, balanced and in harmony, with great depth and length to the finish. Enjoy now but will benefit from a further 5 + years of careful cellaring. Stephen Read
92 Points

Winery
Allegiance Wines
Region
Margaret River
Variety
Red Blend
Vintage
2016
RRP $
40.00
Alcohol %
13.5