Tag Archives: Cabernet

Lonely Grape TV #142 Possingham & Summers 2009 Cabernet

A new face for an old winery.  These guys still over deliver and continue to be little known.  With wines like this they will not be unknown for long. Advertisements

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Lonely Grape TV #131 Thorpe Wines 2008 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

As usual Thorpe Wines over deliver on their price point.  I have been watching this wine for a couple of years now and I think it is really starting to drink well.

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Lonely Grape TV 126 Waywood Wines Cabernet Sangiovese

A different blend from a really good producer and you will need to check out the video to see the little twist I have in store for this wine.

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Lonely Grape TV Episode 124 Ruffilli Estates 2009 Reserve Cabernet

What an interesting wine – the 2009 Ruffilli Estates Ambition McLaren Vale Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon.  What was so interesting was just how improved this wine was by allowing it to breathe.  Such a dramatic change.  Check out my comments.

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Lonely Grape TV Episode 121 Lavina Estate Grand Royale Cabernet

It looks like I have got the numbering wrong for recent videos – I hope this gets us back on track. In terms of this Cabernet and in one word – smooth.  This Cabernet has all the classic features and … Continue reading

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Lonely Grape TV Episode # 87 Dowie Doole 2009 Cabernet

There were no donuts in this wine – good Cabernet from McLaren Vale from Dowie Doole. Check out the video to see what I mean……

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McLaren Vale Wines – well nearly – 90 Mile Wines

90 Mile Wines opened a cellar door in June 2010 in Middleton (between Victor Harbor and Goolwa) in the same complex as Blues Restaurant and Beach Huts.  I was lucky enough to catch up with these wines at the McLaren … Continue reading

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