Posts Tagged: Mount Barker

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X by Xabregas. Spencer & Figtree Rieslings.

I recently helped track down a bottle of wine for the crew at Grape and Grain. When picking it up, the remains of these 2 wines were left behind for me to try. There was just a glass left in

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X by Xabregas. Spencer & Figtree Rieslings.

I recently helped track down a bottle of wine for the crew at Grape and Grain. When picking it up, the remains of these 2 wines were left behind for me to try. There was just a glass left in

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2008 Kerrigan + Berry Cabernet Sauvignon. 14%

A multiregional blend of fruit from 68% Mount Barker and 32% Margaret River. This has been sitting in the cellar for 3 years. Deep dark ruby in appearance and still displaying its youth. Aromas of blackcurrant, chocolates, along with fresh

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2008 Kerrigan + Berry Cabernet Sauvignon. 14%

A multiregional blend of fruit from 68% Mount Barker and 32% Margaret River. This has been sitting in the cellar for 3 years. Deep dark ruby in appearance and still displaying its youth. Aromas of blackcurrant, chocolates, along with fresh

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2011 Xabregas Mad Men of Riesling. Mount Barker. 13%

“Inspired by ancient winemaking methods of skin maceration & minimal intervention”. Certainly an interesting wine! Orange and cloudy with some spritz. Spiced, bitter almonds. Caramel, toffeed bitter notes of Apple Tarte Tartin. Hints of fino sherry. Dried apricots. A very

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2011 Xabregas Mad Men of Riesling. Mount Barker. 13%

“Inspired by ancient winemaking methods of skin maceration & minimal intervention”. Certainly an interesting wine! Orange and cloudy with some spritz. Spiced, bitter almonds. Caramel, toffeed bitter notes of Apple Tarte Tartin. Hints of fino sherry. Dried apricots. A very