Taltarni The Patron 2016 Cabernet Shiraz

Taltarni The Patron 2016 Red Blend - Victoria

We finally were able to catch up with some family on the weekend in real life instead of just on FaceTime (thanks COVID 🙁 ). Therefore I knew we had to have some extra special to accompany our lunch.

The wonderful folks at Taltarni Vineyards here in Victoria sent us this sample bottle (thank you!).

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Taltarni 2019 Grenache Shiraz Mourvedre

Taltarni 2019 Grenache Shiraz Mourvedre

Mr Spittoon was definitely the one pouring this red – look at all those drip marks on the label!

This 2019 GSM is part of Taltarni Vineyards ‘Dynamic’ range – “The Taltarni ‘dynamic’ range of wines represents the style, taste and artistic expression of our winemakers.”. It retails for $26 and is made from Grenache 39%, Shiraz 34% and Mourvèdre 27% from Victoria’s Pyrenees region.

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Taltarni Blanc de Blancs 2015 Vintage

Taltarni Blanc de Blancs 2015 Vintage

Christmas time is synonymous with bubbles am I right?

Thanks to the lovely team at Taltarni Vineyards, I recently received some bubbly samples to taste and it’s safe to say they’ve got me in the festive mood. The Taltarni range has recently undergone a new packaging design.

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Mount Avoca Moates Lane Rosé 2016

Mount Avoca Moates Lane RoseIn case you missed my post yesterday, 5 star organic winery Mount Avoca are having a MASSIVE wine sale tomorrow in Melbourne. Due to a re-brand they’re wanting to move all their stock which means cases of wine from only $20.

This 2016 Moates Lane Rosé (read more about pink wine in my rosé wine guide) which retails for $22 a bottle normally will be only $30 a CASE, so $3 a BOTTLE #saywhat

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