Yalumba new ‘$350’ Carly Red under fire

Yalumba new ‘$350’ Carly Red under fire

An email from Dr John Possingham AM (Possums Vineyard, McLaren Vale): “I was saddened to see Yalumba, a hitherto conservative wine company, joining Penfolds, by ‘creating’ a multi-regional wine with the release of their Caley red containing little dollops of wine from two quite distinct SA wine regions and two different grape varieties. What has […]

Rose wine, here, USA, Dan Murphy’s & beyond

Rose wine, here, USA, Dan Murphy’s & beyond

It’s a slightly different wine review section this week as we have included more statistics and a larger article before the reviews. Many of the wines reviewed are available from Dan Murphy’s so we have divided them into those that are and those that are not. Dan’s is reluctant to divulge figures, but did say: […]

White and rose wines at modest prices

White and rose wines at modest prices

White and rosé wines at modest prices. There are thousands of wines at $10 or under, and I would review them if I received them. But wine producers tend not to send the low-priced wines, probably because they’re not very exciting and would receive bland reviews. The mixed selection of white and rosé wines reviewed […]