Tag Archives: Grenache

Lonely Grape TV Episode 108 Oliver’s Taranga Vineyards “Banished” Fortified Grenache

Join me when I check out a 20 year old fortified Grenache from a McLaren Vale iconic family owned stable – Oliver’s Taranga Vineyards.

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Lonely Grape TV Episode #107 Gilligan 2009 GSM

Join me in tasting a Grenache Shiraz Mourvedre from an up and coming producer – Gilligan.

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Lonely Grape TV Episode 102 – 2009 Samuels Gorge Grenache

Join me in sharing my favorite grape variety from one of my favorite wineries – Samuels Gorge Grenache. Part of the McLaren Vale Cadensia Project. A regional marketing of Grenache. This variety can make excellent wine but it is not … Continue reading

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Lonely Grape TV Episode #94 – Gancari Estate Rose

A wine style that seems to be an emotional roller coaster – Rose.  Like it or love it this style seems to get people talking about the style and having an opinion about it.  This style is quite dry and … Continue reading

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Lonely Grape TV Episode #91 Graham Stevens Wines 2011 Rose

My first 2011 wine from McLaren Vale and I am so glad it was this one. The red fruits of Grenache just engulf you in the wine made for pure enjoyment. I enjoyed it (if you had not noticed) and … Continue reading

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Lonely Grape TV Episode # 86 2010 Gilligan SGM

What a joy – the 2010 Gilligan Shiraz Grenache Mourvedre. One of my favorite blends and this one makes the grade.

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Lonely Grape TV Episode # 84 Possums 2006 Grenache

A mature McLaren Vale Grenache from the Blewitt Springs vineyard of Possums Vineyards. All the red fruits you would expect from this variety and a bit more – check it out.

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McLaren Vale Wines – Backyard Shed Cru Red Pack #5

 My wine sales web site http://www.tastemclarenvale.com.au is about to roll out the new Backyard Shed Cru wine tasting pack.  The idea of the Backyard Shed Cru packs is to showcase small artiesan wineries from the McLaren Vale region.  The web … Continue reading

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McLaren Vale Wines – Dowie Doole

Dowie Doole has moved it’s tasting facility to it’s headquarters on California Road. They were previously at the Salopian Inn with Gemtree wines until recent times. The new facility is well set up at the end of a small vineyard … Continue reading

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Lonely Grape TV Episode # 82 – Vinrock 2010 GSM

I found another little gem – a GSM from a very small producer called Vinrock. The red fruit base for this wine is just so enjoyable.

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