• 2014 Rose' image

    2014 Rose'

    Colour:  Crimson red with fuchsia hues.

    Nose:   Raspberries, cranberries, strawberries and cream

    Palate:  Creamy, juicy fruit sweetness precedes a drying and clean finish.

    Drink:    Chilled, drink now.

    Our Rosē is made from Cabernet Sauvignon and Malbec grapes and is the perfect wine for those lazy summer afternoons with friends. This style is very drinkable and it is handy to have one or two extra bottles in the fridge. This wine will match well with light grazing lunches or as a relaxing drink on its own.

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  • 2013 Tempranillo image

    2013 Tempranillo

    Colour:  Deep plum with rosehip tints.

    Nose:    Dark cherry, all spice, deep plums, white mulberry.

    Palate:  Preserved plums, fine dusty tannins, drying palate, spicy finish.

    Drink:    Drinking well now and for 3 years.

    Tempranillo is the classic food wine and we think this wine is no exception. Think of tapas, BBQ, red meats, chorizo and you will find Tempranillo there to match it. It also is a favourite match for many of the cheeses in the Cheese Barrel, next door. A must try with food at home.

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    2012 Shimmer Red

    Colour:  Deep plum red.

    Nose:    Rich cherry, plum, spice, black fruits, violets.

    Palate:  Fine grain tannins, medium body, spicy finish.

    Drink:    Drinking well now and for the next 2 years.

    Shimmer Red is our winemakers special blend, aiming for a soft, rich and fruit driven style. This blend comprises of  80%  Shiraz 2012 and 20% Cabernet Sauvignon 2012. Lightly oaked, developing complexity whilst retaining vibrant forest fruit flavours. 

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  • 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon image

    2010 Cabernet Sauvignon

    Colour:  Deep plum with orange/brown tints.

    Nose:    Cassis, spearmint, eucalypt, preserved plums, mulberry.

    Palate:  Fine grained, drying tannins; cedar spice, menthol, complex mid palate, clean finish.

    Drink:    Drinking well now and for up to 3 years.

    This wine is very typical of Swan Valley Cabernet. Generous fruits and aged complexity make for a satisfying drinking wine which  also matches well with roast meats. Being aged in new and old American oak has imparted mid palate sweetness and generosity.

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  • 2011 Petit Verdot image

    2011 Petit Verdot

    Colour:  Deep plum with scarlet tints.

    Nose:    Lifted violets, earthy, leather, blackcurrant, eucalypt, black fruits, floral.

    Palate:  Initial acid attack precedes sweet black fruits, grippy tannins; clean drying finish.

    Drink:    Drinking well now and for up to 5 years.

    Petit Verdot is a minor variety grown in Bordeaux, which often doesn't ripen there due to a short growing season. Many Swan Valley winemakers have found that a longer growing season produces sensational fruit and justifies the making of a single variety wine. Petit Verdot will be one to watch in the future of the Swan Valley.

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    2010 Merlot

    Colour:  Deep garnet red.

    Nose:    Black bramble fruits, a hint of vanilla,  cedar, eucalypt.

    Palate:  Soft plum fruits, fleshy mid palate, grippy tannins leading to a dry savoury finish.

    Drink:    Drinking well now and for up to 5 years.

    The traditional backbone of many Bordeaux blends, our Merlot easily stands out on its own. This 2010 Merlot  exhibits cherry, plum and blackberry fruits accentuated with savoury spice highlights. We look forward to seeing what this wine will deliver in the coming years.

     

     

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  • 2011 Shiraz image

    2011 Shiraz

    Colour:  Deep plum with scarlet tints.

    Nose:    Black pepper, nutmeg, liquorice, cedar, toasty, vanilla essence.

    Palate:  Savoury plums, grippy robust tannins, drying mid palate, sweet mocha oak.

    Drink:    Drinking well now and for 3 years.

    A young example of a Rhone style Shiraz; we think this wine has legs to run for a few years to come. This wine focuses on highlighting the varietal characteristics of what shiraz can deliver rather than focussing only on pepper. Many consumers prefer this wine to the Reserve Shiraz.

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    2010 Reserve Shiraz

    Colour:  Deep plum with scarlet hints.

    Nose:    Rich mulberry, plum and bramble fruits, mocha, sweet spice.

    Palate:  Sweet plum and raspberry fruits, well integrated silky tannins, nutmeg and cloves.

    Drink:    Now and for at least 5 years.

    Built to last, this wine is a perfect example of what warm climate Shiraz has to offer. Ripe, robust juicy tannins have become well-integrated with time in the bottle. Showing an abundance of primary fruit and sweet, spicy oak this wine will continue to improve for many years to come. Best enjoyed on its own or with your favourite cut of beef.

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  • 2007 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon image

    2007 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

    Colour:  Brick red with scarlet tints.

    Nose:    White pepper, spice, Doris plum, bramble fruits, mocha.

    Palate:  Silky tannins, vanilla, spice, drying mid palate and a clean finish.

    Drink:    Peaking now and for up to 3 years.

    A wonderful example of how aged Shiraz can perform. Robust tannins in this wine's youth have mellowed with time to become integrated and pleasing, allowing varietal characters to shine through. Our Reserve Shiraz drinks best on its own but if it had to be matched with food, porterhouse steak would do the trick.

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  • 2013 Autumn Cabernet (Sweet/Chilled) image

    2013 Autumn Cabernet (Sweet/Chilled)

    Colour:  Dark cherry with violet tints.

    Nose:    Blackcurrant cordial, plum, red fruits.

    Palate:  Red currant, dried orange, spicy finish.

    Drink:    Chilled, drinking well now and for up to 2 years.

    The Autumn Cabernet is a popular wine and a is a good introduction for those that do not drink red. The grapes are picked when the sugars are intensified in the fruit producing a sweet style red. Sweet herbaceous aromas lead to jammy notes on the palate. best served chilled.

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  • 2013 Malbec  - Limited Supply image

    2013 Malbec - Limited Supply

    Colour:  Ruby red rim with a deep garnet core.

    Nose:    Fresh and fruit-forward notes of plum, mulberry and violets with underlying sweet and spicy aromas of anise and nutmeg.

    Palate:  Medium bodied with ample juicy-sweet raspberry, plum and mulberry fruits supported by a delicate yet firm arrangement of chocolatey, fine mouth-filling tannins and a gentle warm finish.

    Drink:    Drinking well now and for up to 3 years.

    The use of old-oak has allowed the fruit to shine through in the 2013 Malbec and the result is a wine which oozes class. The most notable feature of this wine are the fine, dense tannins which makes it a great match with a number of cheeses. Very limited supply of this cracker vintage so enjoy it while it lasts!

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  • 2013 Cabernet Franc (Limited Supply 576 Bottles Total) image

    2013 Cabernet Franc (Limited Supply 576 Bottles Total)

    Colour:  Medium garnet red.         

    Nose:    Lifted blueberry and cassis with subtle notes of nutmeg, tomato leaf and cedar.                       

    Palat:    Blackberry, blueberry and raspberry, with exceptionally fine, furry oak tannins.

    Drink:    Drinking well now and for 5 years plus.

    Traditionally used as an aromatic component in Bordeaux blends, Cabernet Franc really shines as a single varietal. Two new French oak barrels were used to mature this wine for 12 months, creating a wine with an exceptionally delicate tannin backbone that is in very limited supply. This is the first ever released OFW Cabernet Franc!

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