Halliday, Allen, Crus, Ryan, Wells

Halliday, Allen, Crus, Ryan, Wells

The Australian, 18 March, James Halliday 2012 YALUMBA THE CALEY COONAWARRA BAROSSA CABERNET SHIRAZ: 52% Coonawarra cabernet, 27% Barossa cabernet and 21% Barossa shiraz. The bouquet has a glorious profusion of cassis, blackberry and black cherry fruits – elements that are precisely mirrored by the palate. But it’s the way this wine caresses the mouth […]

Margaret River, Melbourne and Kansas

Margaret River, Melbourne and Kansas

Grape Expectations 26 November Max Crus (Simon Hughes) At some point in the week these reviews and article will appear in The Daily Examiner (Grafton), Border Mail (Albury), Rotary Down Under (National) and Australian Petroleum Marketer News (National)  Driving Miss Lazy. You can tell a lot about a person by their car. You can’t tell […]

Blass in Canada, Max on rose & travel

Blass in Canada, Max on rose & travel

Postmedia Network, 14 October, Chris Waters Nine years after bringing the InterVin International Wine awards back, I’m thrilled to see how the program has become part of the fabric of Canada’s wine culture. The top-scoring red wine was the Wolf Blass 2010 Platinum Label Medlands Vineyard Shiraz Barossa Valley. Full article and wine review The […]

Wine in the Media – 3 March 2016

Wine in the Media – 3 March 2016

Wine articles and reviews from The Australian – Max Allen, the Hobart Mercury – Graeme Phillips, Grape Expectations – Max Cru, The Financial Review – Joe Magyer, The Launceston Sunday Examiner – Winsor Dobbin and more… The Australian, 27 February, Max Allen  They can be a generous lot, wine folk. I’ve often been struck by […]