- Lone Kauri Sauvignon Blanc 2008
- Cremaschi Frulotti Family Limited Edition 2005
- Flagstone Dark Horse Shiraz 2007
Lone Kauri Sauvignon Blanc 2008 (New Zealand)
$14.95 (Vintages #138974)
Pale straw colour with a nose of cut grass, green tobacco leaf and gooseberries. Medium-bodied with a touch of sweetness in mid-palate and flavour of gooseberry jam. Good value (88).
Food match: spicy fish dishes; cevice
Cremaschi Frulotti Family Limited Edition 2005 (Chile)
$17.95 (Vintages #14183)
Cabernet Sauvignon 60%, Carmenère (20%) and Syrah (20%). Deep ruby-purple colour; notes of blackcurrant and spicy earth; medium-bodied with sweet fruit, firmly structured with a dark chocolate flavour. (89)
Food match: pepper steak; roast game
Flagstone Dark Horse Shiraz 2007 (South Africa)
$17.95 (Vintages #127654)
Dense purple-black colour with an inky, blackberry and pepper nose; full-bodied, well balanced and firmly structured. Good value (89).
Food match: BBQ pork loin; shish kebab