Decanter panel tasting (Dec 2010): Australian Rhône varietals - All wines

Wine name Producer Country Region Vintage

Mclean’s Farmgate, MSG, Barr-Eden Vineyard, Eden Valley

Mclean's Farmgate Australia South Australia 2007

Domaine Terlato & Chapoutier, Shiraz-Viognier, Victoria

M. Chapoutier Australia Victoria 2007

Pondalowie Vineyards, Shiraz-Viognier, Bendigo

Pondalowie Vineyards Australia Victoria 2005

D'Arenberg, The Wild Pixie, Shiraz-Roussanne, McLaren Vale

D'Arenberg Wines Australia South Australia 2008

Haselgrove, Bella Vigna Grenache, McLaren Vale

Haselgrove Wines Australia South Australia 2009

Grant Burge, The Holy Trinity, Shiraz-Mourvedre-Grenache, Barossa Valley

Grant Burge Wines Australia South Australia 2005

Hewitson, Old Garden, Mourvedre, Barossa Valley

Hewitson Vineyards Australia South Australia 2007

Kalleske, Old-Vine Grenache, Barossa Valley

Kalleske Australia South Australia 2006

Teusner, The Dog Strangler, Barossa Valley

Teusner Wines Australia South Australia 2009

Yangarra, Cadenzia, McLaren Vale

Yangarra Estate Vineyard Australia South Australia 2008

Hewitson, Miss Harry, Barossa Valley

Hewitson Vineyards Australia South Australia 2008

Jacob's Creek, Grenache-Shiraz, South Eastern Australia

Pernod Ricard Pacific Australia South Eastern Australia 2009

Schild Estate, Old Bush Vine GMS, Barossa Valley

Schild Estate Wines Australia South Australia 2009

Spinifex, Esprit, Barossa Valley

Spinifex Barossa Valley Australia South Australia 2006

Chapel Hill, Bush Vine Grenache, McLaren Vale

N/A N/A N/A 2008

John Duval, Plexus, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Rolf Binder, Hallifwell, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2006

Spinifex, Indigene, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2005

Kaesler, The Fave, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Turkey Flat, Mourvedre, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Yering Station, Estate Shiraz-Viognier, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2006

McPherson Wines, Chapter Three, Central Victoria

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Teusner, Avatar, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Clonakilla, Hilltops Shiraz, Canberra, ACT

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Coriole, The Dancing Fig, McLaren Vale

N/A N/A N/A 2006

Rosenvale Family, Shiraz-Viognier, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Rutherglen Estates, Burgoyne's Block Mourvedre-Shiraz-Grenache, Rutherglen

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Willunga 100, Grenache, McLaren Vale

N/A N/A N/A 2007

D'Arenberg, d'Arry's Original Shiraz-Grenache, McLaren Vale

D'Arenberg Wines Australia South Australia 2008

Charles Melton, Nine Popes, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Frankland Estate, Rocky Gully Shiraz-Viognier, Frankland

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Grant Burge, Abednego, Shiraz-Mourvedre-Grenache, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2004

Turkey Flat, Butchers Block, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Paxton, AAA Shiraz-Grenache, McLaren Vale

Paxton Vineyards N/A N/A 2008

Penfolds, Shiraz-Mourvedre Bin 2, South Australia

Penfolds Wines [Southcorp] Australia South Australia 2008

The Schwarz Wine Company, Thiele Road, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2006

Willunga 100, Shiraz-Viognier, McLaren Vale

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Langmeil, Three Gardens, Shiraz-Mourvedre-Grenache, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Langmeil, The Fifth Wave Grenache, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Tyrrell's, Rufus Stone, Heathcote Shiraz, Heathcote

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Wyndham Estate, George Wyndham Shiraz-Grenche, McLaren Vale/Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Pertaringa, Two Gentlemens Grenache, McLaren Vale

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Richard Hamilton, Burton's Vineyard, Old Bush Vine Grenache, McLaren Vale

N/A N/A N/A 2006

Yangarra, Old-Vine Grenache, McLaren Vale

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Henschke, Johann's Garden, GMS, Barossa-Eden Valley

Henschke Cellars Australia South Australia 2006

Kaesler, Avignon, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Rosemount, Reserve Shiraz-Grenache, South Eastern Australia

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Gemtree, Bloodstone Shiraz-Viognier, McLaren Vale

Gemtree Vineyards N/A N/A 2008

Innocent Bystander, Shiraz, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2008

McHenry Hohnen, 3 Amigos, Margaret River

McHenry Hohnen Vintners Australia Western Australia 2008

McPherson Wines, Basilisk, Shiraz-Mourvedre, South Australia

McPherson Wines Australia South Australia 2008

Wolf Blass, Red Label Shiraz-Grenache, South Eastern Australia

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Tyrrell's, Lost Block, Shiraz-Viognier, Heathcote

Tyrrell's Australia Victoria 2007

D'Arenberg, The Laughing Magpie, Shiraz-Viognier, McLaren Vale

N/A N/A N/A 2008

De Bortoli, Estate Shiraz-Viognier, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Battle of Bosworth, Shiraz-Viognier, McLaren Vale

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Brookfield, Shiraz-Viognier Reserve, South Eastern Australia

N/A N/A N/A 2008

De Bortoli, Gulf Station Shiraz-Viognier, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Giant Steps, Miller Vineyard Shiraz, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2005

Adelina, Grenache, Clare Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Simon Hackett, Old Vine Grenache, McLaren Vale

N/A N/A N/A 2006

D'Arenberg, Stump Jump Grenache-Shiraz-Mourvedre, South Australia

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Glaetzer, Wallace, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Kaesler, Stonehorse, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Kilkanoon, Prodigal, Grenache, Clare Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2006

Philip Shaw, No 89 Old-Vine Shiraz-Viognier, Orange

N/A N/A N/A 2006

Rutherglen Estates, Mr Chairman, Mourvedre-Shiraz, Rutherglen

N/A N/A N/A 2008

SC Pannell, Shiraz-Grenache, McLaren Vale

N/A N/A N/A 2006

Turkey Flat, Grenache, Barossa Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2005