Soldier's Block MalbecRegular price £8.75
See how the Aussies can do a Malbec - care needed as like most things Australian, at 15% ABV - it bites!-----
Classically textured, violet in hue with an exotically perfumed nose.
Region: Western Australia
Grapes: 100% Malbec
Last Stand ShirazRegular price £8.95
An attractively fruity Shiraz in a cooler climate style.
Concentrated mulberry and black pepper notes with soft, plummy fruit flavours and smooth tannins.
Region: McLaren Vale
Grapes: 100% Shiraz
Food Match: Grilled lamb chops
Quintessentially Australian, this is hugely appealing and has gained a loyal following. Reflecting our skill and experience in seeking out the very best of regional Australia, this wine captures ideal climatic conditions and pure varietal definition.
One Chain Googly ChardonnayRegular price £8.95
A lovely Australian Chardy that benefits from more of the tropical fruit flavours of the grape, so often overpowered by oak in other wines.
Soft peach aromas, lovely ripe melon and apple characters, all mingling with touches of pear and honey. Bright, zingy and well balanced with gentle acidity and a smooth, tropical fruit finish.
Region: South East Australia
Grapes: 100% Chardonnay
The Googly is the creation of the cricket fanatics at One Chain Vineyard (a chain being the old imperial measurement for 22 yards – the length of a cricket pitch). Luckily you don't have to be a cricket connoisseur to appreciate the quality of their wines!
SYP Passion Has Red LipsRegular price £15.95
Both the label and the contents of this wine will make you drool.
A rich mouthful of lip smacking, sensuously structured, McLaren Cabernet and Clare Shiraz. Passion is a beautifully lush, alluring blend, replete with lifted, generous fruit.
Region: South East Australia
Grapes: 49% Cabernet Sauvignon, 51% Shiraz
Some Young Punks epitomise the best of New Australia. The Punks consist of Col McBryde (voted Australia's Young Gun Winemaker of the Year), Jen Gardner (self-confessed nerdy yeast expert) and thirdly, Nick Bourke.
Mount Langi Ghiran Billi Billi RieslingRegular price £11.45
Few places in the world make truly great Riesling, but Mount Langi in the Grampians, Victoria has to be one of those.
Intense aromas and flavours of lemongrass, lime and cherry blossom. A superbly refreshing wine with a generous texture and long finish.
Originally established in the 1870s, Mount Langi is nestled in the Grampians at the southern end of the Great Dividing Range in Victoria and is one of Australia's most distinguished wine producers. Rated 5 stars by James Halliday, he describes them as “A maker of outstanding cool climate peppery Shiraz, crammed with flavour and vinosity.”
Xanadu Exmoor Drive ChardonnayRegular price £13.95
"this very intense and powerful, yet perfectly delineated and balanced wine..." 96 Points in Halliday Wine Companion 2017.
Aromas of grapefruit, ripe pear and white stone fruit with underlying toast and nuts. The palate is full of juicy fruit, roasted nuts and a creamy complexity lifted by refreshing acidity and a long, fruit driven finish.
Sub Region:Margaret River
Situated in 110ha of prime Margaret River vineyards, Xanadu also produces high-scoring Cabernet, Chardonnay and Semillon/Sauvignon blends.
Josef Chromy Pinot Noir 2017Regular price £24.95
This wine has deep, dark cherry and raspberry fruit flavours with hints of mocha and clove. Sweet fruit and subtle savoury tannins provides an elegant, supple and long finish.
Grape: Pinot Noir
Josef Chromy is a true success story based on hard work, experience and commitment to creating quality wine. Since arriving in Australia as a refugee from Soviet-occupied Czechslovakia, he has been a major proponent on the Tasmanian wine scene. He invested in the state’s fledgling wine industry and has owned and developed some of Tasmania’s leading wineries including Jansz, Heemskerk, Tamar Ridge Wines and what is now known as Bay of Fires.
SYP Quickie Sauvignon BlancRegular price £15.75
So, we can't guarantee you any 'quickie' action with this wine, but can guarantee drinking satisfaction.
Generous, upfront and fruity with more crispness and minerality than is all too often lacking in Australian Sauvignons. None of the sweatiness but plenty of grip and liveliness on the tight finish.
Region: Adelaide Hills
Grapes: 100% Sauvignon Blanc
Some Young Punks: “In true punks fashion, there's a twist to what we've done; there's some oak fermentation and some solids fermentation to make things a little rocking. We wanted an approachable, frivolous style of SB, with some texture and a little girth. We wanted to maximise freshness and typicity – simple stuff really”
La Boheme Act 3 Pinot GrisRegular price £14.95
Light straw colour with green edges. A faintly aromatic wine with classic perfumed Pinot Gris characters of pear and honey with a hint of lemon zest. Refined textural palate, musk, gently aromatic, soft with balanced acidity.
Region: Yarra Valley
Grape: Pinot Gris 90%, Gewurtztraminer 5%, Pinot Blanc 3%, Riesling 2%
Josef Chromy Chardonnay 2018Regular price £24.95
Gorgeous, ripe white peach and lime with subtle toasted hazelnut characters. The palate is rich, textural and layered with a long, mineral finish.
Dalwhinnie Moonambel ChardonnayRegular price £23.95
Intensely aromatic with freshly squeezed lemon and lime overlaying freshly baked bread. This aroma is complex with some toasty notes and almond.
Region: Pyrenees, Victoria
Churchview Saint John Wild Ferment RieslingRegular price £24.00
A deliciously different style of Aussie Riesling - a wine with a beautifully soft kiss...!
Aromas of fresh lime, lemon, and a hint of corriander. Lovely citrus characters on the palate define the length and the floral characters add freshness on the palate. The subtle sweetness reveals itself as a lingering mid palate fruit bomb.
Region: Margaret River
Churchview Estate gets its name from the St Johns, heritage listed Anglican church, as seen from the tasting room. The privately owned property was selected for its ideal and fertile gravelly loam soils, ample clean water and north facing slopes. The 100 hectare estate has 56 hectares under vines growing 16 different grape varieties. Whether you are looking for popular grapes like Merlot or Chardonnay or rarer varieties such as Mourvedre or Zinfadel, our portfolio of wines is both extensive and exciting, with a wine to suit every occasion and every budget. It is for these reasons Churchview Estate was awarded a five star winery status from James Halliday in 2016.