Tag Archives: Mclaren Vale

Lonely Grape TV #156 Five Geese 2012 Grenache Shiraz

I love what they have done with the fruit form old vine and dry grown Grenache with a touch of Shiraz.

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Lonely Grape TV #155 Five Geese 2010 Cabernet

I was taken with this wine from first sip. McLaren Vale Cabernet is getting better all the time.

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Lonely Grape TV #154 Fox Creek 2012 Short Row Shiraz

One of my favourite wines from a winery I used to work for. I think this wine is a real beauty.

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Lonely Grape TV #153 Creepers First Cut Shiraz

Unusual name and a really good wine.  Check out my thoughts on the Creepers Shiraz http://youtu.be/dKBEDM0QbLw

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Lonely Grape TV #152 Diplomats Daughter 2010 Petit Verdot

Not your typical Petit Verdot.  Check out my thoughts on a Diplomats Daughter…… http://youtu.be/YeijfTXH_40

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Lonely Grape TV #151 Meantime 2011 GMT

This Grenache Mourvèdre Tempranillo or GMT inspired the neame of Meantime.  I have not tasted this blend before.  A really enjoyable wine to be shared… http://youtu.be/Z4Y21jLLq1w

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Lonely Grape TV #150 Dabblebrook Grenache Rose

After trying this wine I keep thinking that I should drink more Rose….

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Lonely Grape TV #149 Dabblebrook Shiraz

A good Shiraz from a new producer (well new for me anyway).

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Lonely Grape Blog – 2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 8,700 times in 2013. If it were a … Continue reading

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Lonely Grape TV # 147 Oenotria Vintners 2011 Cabernet

Who said you could not make a good Cabernet in 2011?  This one was so well looked after that the winemaker basically slept with the wine during vintage.

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