Ala dos Namorados, 2009 (Portugese)
This light wine has a citric colour and smells like green apples and stoned fruits. On the palate it has good acidity and deep freshness and is extremely well balanced. An excellent wine for many occasions.
Alpha Zeta 'P' Pinot Grigio 2009
This wine has a purity of fruit rare in a Pinot Grigio from the Veneto. It has a scented, freshly cut pear character on the nose which combines with the fresh baked bread crust characteristic of good Pinot Grigio.
Alpha Zeta Soave 2009
Light lemon yellow in colour with an open, expressive perfume of white flowers and almond blossom, the 2009 Soave is fresh and clean with a lovely bright, youthful fruit on the palate and a lively finish.
Baron de Badassiere Sauvignon Blanc 2009
This Sauvignon Blanc is lemon-yellow in colour, with lively citrus fruit on the nose. The refreshing palate is defined by pure apple, lemon and stone fruit flavours, with medium body and a zippy long finish.
Baron de Badassiere, Viognier 2009
Bright pale colour, with intense fruity aromas with hints of apricots and peaches, that continue through to the juicy fruity palate. The wine has a delicious fresh finish.
Domaine Corinne Perchaud Chablis 2006
The wine is beautifully lifted on the nose, concentrated and elegant on the palate with a lovely balance of pure fruit and the classic mineral quality that characterises excellent Chablis.
Domaine de Bel Air, Pouilly Fume 2008
The wine is pure, expressive and concentrated on the palate with an intense yet elegant minerality and a leafy character that lingers long on the finish.
Domaine Sautereau, Sancerre 2008
Bright, pale lemon in colour with an intense perfume of lemon citrus and exotic fruit, with a touch of white peach. The well-balanced acidity carries through on the long finish, with plenty of ripe fruit character providing further interest.
Estreia Loureiro, 2009, Vinho Verde
Featured in the July edition of decanter magazine this is an excellent Vinho Verde made from premium Loureiro grapes. It is limpid and brilliant with citrinous colour, fruity and floral aromas and dry, fruity, fresh and floral on the palate.
Estreia Vinho Verde
This is an light wine made with three very popular Vinho Verde grapes. It is limpid and brilliant. It is refreshing with classic aromas and a modern character.
Fairview Darling Chenin Blanc 2009
Light gold in colour with a fresh, lively perfume of rich, ripe pears and honeysuckle. More intense on the palate than the previous vintage owing to a smaller, more concentrated crop, it is rich and rounded, with a crisp finish.
Goats do Roam 'Goats do Roam' White 2010
The 2010 vintage is vibrant, pale gold in colour with peach and tropical aromas. On the palate it has melon and ripe apricot flavours, with fresh acidity and a crisp finish.
Hellfire Bay Chardonnay 2009
Rock melon with a squeeze of grapefruit juice and a touch of creamy vanilla. The melon fruit flavours follow through onto a lush textural palate with crispy edges and lingering spicy, toasty oak derived flavours.
Jean-Christophe Barbe 'Château Delmond' Sauternes 2006
Intense golden in colour with reflections of gold. Intense and expressive on the nose, with notes of honey, candied fruits and orange marmalade. On the palate, the wine is rounded, rich, fat and long, with a finish that is clean and fresh.
Molino Loco,Macabeo Do Yecla 2009
Bright, pale lemon in colour with fresh aromas of peach and a hint of fennel. Balanced on the palate with good levels of refreshing acidity.
Omrah Unoaked Chardonnay 2009
Aromas of fragrant lime and lemon peel, a hint of cantaloupe and an undertone chalky, stony note on the nose.
Peplers Field Chardonnay Reserve
Lush tropical fruit and lemon/ lime flavours. Very complex flavours, a soft lightly wooded finish
Peplers Field Chenin Blanc
A fruity well balanced wine with combination of tropical and apple flavours
Valentin Bianchi 'Finca Los Primos' Chardonnay 2009
Bright, medium intense aromas of honeyed-lemon, peaches, and tropical fruit make this wine immediately attractive. A soft entry and enjoyable crispness combine in this wine for enjoyment as an aperitif or as a perfect accompaniment to lighter dishes.
Willunga 100 McLaren Vale Viognier 2009
Intense floral, spice and glazed apricot aromas on the nose. The palate is nicely balanced with good texture, creaminess and refreshing citrussy acidity. Lovely intense stone fruit continues on the palate with great length and character.
Yealands Estate Marlborough Pinot Gris 2008
Light lemon yellow in colour with a youthful rim. Concentrated and perfumed on the nose, with pear drop and hints of spiced apple. Mouth-filling, silky texture with layers of plump fruit and butter, held together with a refreshing acid structure.
Yealands Estate Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2008
Intense lifted mineral and fresh herb characters on the nose. The palate is well structured and elegant; intense mineral characters, with layers of blackcurrant, nettle and wet stone with a lingering zesty citrus finish.