What I Drank Last Night
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Cloof The Very Sexy Shiraz 2010

Does what it says on the tin.

The Very Sexy Shiraz 2010 from Cloof in Darling won gold at this year’s Syrah du Monde, and I have to say, I think it’s an entirely credible achievement. From vineyards planted in 1999, the wine was matured for 12 months in French oak, 33% new. … [Read more...]

Darling Cellars Lime Kilns 2010

Mixing it with the best.

Yesterday a tasting of various wines put together to showcase the district of Darling. The stand-out wine for me was the Darling Cellars Lime Kilns 2010, a blend of Chenin Blanc, Chardonnay and Viognier in the ratio of 4:3:2. The wine was barrel … [Read more...]