Think Robert De Niro meets Ryan Gosling. This is bold, deep, and intensely brooding. Earthy, savoury and tannic, this classic variety is undervalued as a standalone wine. And only slightly intimidating.
2017 McLaren Vale
2017 McLaren Vale$22 per bottle
With aromas of lemons, nuts and apple blossom, this is like an amble in an Italian orchard. Only in a bottle. Crisp and clean with racy (not that sort of racy) acidity, this white variety is making itself at home in the warm Mediterranean climate of McLaren Vale.