Xabregas Riesling – Mount Barker, Great Southern

Please find my notes below for the 2017 and 2018 Xabregas Rieslings from Mount Barker in Western Australia’s Great Southern region.

Xabregas 2018 Riesling

After trying the 2017 Reisling below, the lovely team at Xabregas in WA’s Great Southern wine region offered to send both me and my Mum a bottle of the 2018 Riesling to try – how sweet is that 🙂 Thank you Xabregas! Continue reading

Castle Rock Estate 2018 Porongurup Riesling

Castle Rock Estate 2018 Porongurup RieslingOh yes we so did. When I was back in Perth recently we totally raided Naomi’s wine cellar. Naomi has visited the Great Southern region a couple of times this year and she most definitely brought back some tasty loot.

One of those bottles was this Castle Rock Estate 2018 Porongurup Riesling produced by winemaker Rob Diletti. Continue reading

Best’s Great Western 2018 ‘Foudre Ferment’ Riesling

Best's Great Western 2018 'Foudre Ferment' Riesling

This is not just another Riesling, trust me.

Firstly a big thanks to Best’s Wines for sending me this new release sample of their 2018 ‘Foudre Ferment’ Riesling. This Riesling is part of their small parcel releases (aka there’s not a lot of it going around). Best’s are located in Victoria’s Great Western Grampians wine region. Continue reading