Tag Archives: South Australia

Lonely Grape TV 135 Dowie Doole 2013 Chenin Blanc

The other white wine “Blanc”.  For me I prefer this to the Savy kind.  My first 2013 wine and a beauty! Advertisements

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Lonely Grape TV #136 Ruffilli Estate 2009 Cab Merlot Pt 2

Check out my second day tasting of this wine.  It changed significantly and showed the wine will have a long life.

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Lonely Grape TV #134 Ruffilli Estate 2010 Shiraz

Interesting Shiraz showing some interesting development after being open for a while.  Lots of yummy McLaren Vale chocolate.

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Lonely Grape TV #133 Sabella 2010 J Petrucci & Son Shiraz

Another wine from the the 2010 McLaren Vale Scarce Earth Project.  This project has been put together to showcase the various geologies of the region and the effect on the wine.  Check out my thoughts….

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Lonely Grape TV #132 Zimmermann 2008 Shiraz

Lovely people and lovely wine.  The Zimmermann’s are great people and have produced a pretty good wine from their tendered vineyard.  Check out the rest of my comments about the wine.

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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 Episode 130 Grancari Estate 2011 Shiraz Grenache

From a fully organic producer. From a difficult vintage plus a change away from the very ripe and heavy style that is usual for this winery.  Well see what I think….

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