|A highly prolific wine industry trophy winner, including best single vineyard and best Shiraz at the hotly contested McLaren Vale Wine Show. A magnificent collation of old vines fruit from several pickings on the illustrious Rayner property, including a judicious measure of grapes as whole bunches, are treated to a wild indigenous yeast ferment and course of age in barrels of well seasoned French oak. Bondar»|
|Brookland Valley Estate made a conspiuous impression through their stirling efforts at Cabernet Merlot when they claimed several significant trophies, including the hotly contested Qantas Best Wine of Show. Expressing fully the generous palate structure and aromatic richness of the stylish Margaret River Cab Merlot accord, beautifully perfumed, bramble flavoured wine, brimming with the quality and elegance which has earned Brookland Valley Estate a five star reputation. Brookland Valley»|
|Characterized by its controlled power, elegance and finesse, a very special Pyrenees wine which redefines the great Cabernet virtues of stature, structure and length. The inaugural release claimed Gold and Best Wine ahead of two timeless Bordeaux icons, Chateau Mouton Rothschild and Cos d'Estournel. Taltarni»|
|From the home of the 2007 Jimmy Watson, prior vintages of School Block have claimed gold medals at the London International and UK Sunday Times. A deluxe assembly of Shiraz, Cabernet and Merlot from three Scarpantoni vineyards, each with a unique terroir and mesoclime. Scarpantoni»|
|Originally released in 1976, the Koonunga Hill range has established a sound reputation for quality and consistency, while availing red wine enthusiasts of the opportunity to approach the enduring Penfolds style. The inaugural 1976 vintage of Koonunga Hill Shiraz Cabernet was a legendary wine, still drinking well at Penfolds red wine recorking clinics. Penfolds»|
|In exceptional years, parcels of Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon, Merlot and Petit Verdot are separately fermented. The best lots are assembled into a multiple trophy winer named Harry's Monster and treated to an extravagant maturation in the finest oak. Giant Steps»|
|Whole bunches and oak barrel ferments, the costly extravagance of three years tirage on sedimentery yeast lees, each bottle individually riddled by hand, disgorged and sent to cellar for the ultimate indulgence of extra age before release, Pamela is the zenith of the sparkling winemaker's art. Her luxurious effervescence exudes brioche, tarte tatin and French boulangere, her creamy textural mousse unravelling ribbons of rich yeasty autolysis, crÃ¨me caramel and baked fruits. Wicks»|
|Saint Clair continue to deliver Marlborough's most internationally lauded Sauvignon Blanc. The winemaking team are on a perpetual odyssey, to isolate and retain Marlborough's finest harvests, capable of producing wines with intense regionality. Saint Clair»|
|A collation of superior vineyard parcels, crafted by a boutique estate which has been recognized as one of Australia's leading wineries. Clonakilla are dedicated to making distinctive, handcrafted wines, only ever released in limited quantities, anything by Clonakilla can be hard to find, but they are worth the search. Clonakilla»|
|After several decades of crafting Australia's most memorable vintages, Mike Press is more sanguine than ever that great wine can only come from the finest vineyards. His dedicated hands on approach means that he is personally involved in every stage of the winemaking, from pruning the vines and inspecting grapes, right to plunging the ferments and bottling his finished wine. Mike Press»|
|Stella Bella have won resounding critical acclaim and a reputation for producing artisanly crafted Margaret River wines of great expression, personality and quality. Stella Bella have established an almost peerless reputation after receiving numerous accolades at significant competitions, including coveted Gold and Mission Hill Trophy at the London International, the only southern hemisphere Chardonnay to win such a prestigious award.. Stella Bella»|
|Carlo Monichino grew up among the illustrious old vineyards of Asti in Piedmonte. He migrated to Australia 1949 and planted his own rootstock at Katunga in the Goulburn Valley 1962. Monichino»|
Between the 2 and the 11 september 2005 the Forum has been kept to Valdobbiadene Sparkling wines of Italy, the only event of exclusive reference for tipologie VSQPRD and VSQ of all the Italian territory!
In the context of the manifestation the quarter has been kept also edition of the Enologico Competition Sparkling wines of Italy, than thanks to one giuria highly characterized it has assigned the Tapes of Silver, first absolute prizes of the several categories, and Diplomas of merit, for the sparkling wines that have exceeded the score established from the Commission.
Bellussi Sparkling wines has introduced to the Competition two products, the Belcanto Millesimato dry and the sweet Cremant Withholding itself, that they have obtained a reply much positive one. The Cremant has been rewarded with a Diploma of Merit, adjudicating itself a score of absolute prestige, while to the Belcanto Millesimato it has been assigned the Silver Tape in the Charmat category.
This result beyond confirming the high qualitative standard of the Bellussi products contributes to raise the brand in Mount Olympus of the best Italian spumantistiche companies.
To offer produced from the high qualitative standard: this is the objective pursued from Bellussi Sparkling wines. From various years specialistici competitions to national and international level they have inserted the Bellussi products in the list of the best present Sparkling wines on the market. For the year the 2004 RED GAMBERO has assigned to our BELCANTO VALDOBBIADENE DOC OSCAR QUALITA' /PREZZO.
LINE BELCANTO IN THE GUIDE OF ITALIAN WINES 2004 OF MARONI The three products of the Line Belcanto (Cartizze, Valdobbiadene DOC and Millesimato) are signal to you in the Guide of Italian Wines 2004 of Luca Maroni. The comment of the famous connoisseur on these products above all emphasizes the "briosa taste-aromatic suadenza" of the Cartizze, nonch? the morbidezza of the Belcanto Valdobbiadene DOC and the Millesimato.
BELLUSSI INSERTED IN THE GUIDE OF AIS "DUEMILAVINI 2006" Guide "Duemilavini - the Book Guide to Wines of Italy", written up from the Italian Association Wine steward, numbers between the pages of the edition 2006 also BELLUSSI VALDOBBIADENE.
The products signal to you from the esaminatrice commission are: - EXTRA BELCANTO VALDOBBIADENE DOC DRY - BELCANTO MILLESIMATO DRY - PROSECCO OF EXTRA VALDOBBIADENE DOC DRY - PROSECCO OF VALDOBBIADENE DOC DRY