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It is not the flesh but the skin of the grape that gives colour - and flavour. Hence some drinkers find reds more ‘satisfying’ - simply because they have more flavour sources! While whites have apple/citrus flavours of pulp, these are ‘built over’ in reds by stronger red and black fruit, spicy and earthy flavours caused by maceration (soaking/fermenting on skins). This ‘leaching’ is almost exclusive to reds, also leading to fuller texture and weight of solids (phenolics). The most important phenolics - besides colour compounds - are tannins. From both skin and pip, the quality of tannins help red wines to age and determines their style as soft and fruity (low tannin) or firm and structured (high tannin). 

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  1. 2015 Two Hands Brave Faces Barossa Grenache / Shiraz / Mataro

    2015 Two Hands Brave Faces Barossa Grenache / Shiraz / Mataro

    90 Points Richard Caro
    A balancing act of hugeness with finesse: the quality end of Aussie GSM. As 'negociants' Two Hands source only the best fruit then lovingly de-stem, select and extract lots and lots of rich ...
    $34.99 in mixed 6+ or $38.99 per bottle
  2. 2011 Boscarelli Vino Nobile 'il Nocio'

    2011 Boscarelli Vino Nobile 'il Nocio'

    94 Points John Caro
    The 'essence of Sangiovese', this top wine from Poderi Boscarelli offers huge purity, length and aromatics. Various Sangiovese plantings in the Vigna del Nocio vineyard are carefully ...
    $125.00 in mixed 6+ or $140.00 per bottle
  3. 2012 Poliziano Mandrone Maremma

    2012 Poliziano Mandrone Maremma

    92 Points John Caro
    Poliziano's top 'Super Tuscan' Bordeaux blend, the 'Mandrone' is predominantly precise, black-fruited Cabernet Sauvignon. From a southwest-facing vineyard, the manually harvested grapes are ...
    $53.99 in mixed 6+ or $59.99 per bottle
  4. 2017 Thorn-Clarke Sandpiper Barossa Shiraz

    2017 Thorn-Clarke Sandpiper Barossa Shiraz

    91 Points Sam Kim
    Thorn-Clarke are on top of quality Aussie red – the 2015 vintage of this even scored 4.5 stars and Top of Category in 2016 Winestate's 'Mainfrieght World's Greatest Shiraz'. Rich plummy/berry ...
    $19.99 in mixed 6+ or $21.99 per bottle
  5. 2015 Spinifex Miette Shiraz

    2015 Spinifex Miette Shiraz

    Rick’s Picks
    92 Points Richard Caro
    A succulent and juicy Shiraz from cult producers in the Barossa. Spinifex are in a position to do things their own way, and in this serious artisan Shiraz they make a bright, nuanced wine that ...
    $29.99 in mixed 6+ or $33.99 per bottle
  6. 2015 Spinifex La Maline Shiraz

    2015 Spinifex La Maline Shiraz

    97 Points James Halliday
    A magic Barossa Shiraz with a huge complex presence -- "nothing short of electrifying" in Halliday's words. Artisans Spinifex focus on the finesse and European styling, and such restraint is ...
    $64.99 in mixed 6+ or $72.99 per bottle
  7. 2018 Kalleske Clarrys Barossa Grenache/Shiraz/Mataro

    2018 Kalleske Clarrys Barossa Grenache/Shiraz/Mataro

    Biodynamic
    91 Points Richard Caro
    A rich and flowing GSM blend from organic legends, Kalleske. With layers of plump fruit, spice, acid and tannin layers from these three classic Rhone varietals -- Grenache, Syrah and Mouverdre ...
    $29.99 in mixed 6+ or $33.99 per bottle
  8. 2016 Glaetzer Barossa Valley Wallace Shiraz/Grenache

    2016 Glaetzer Barossa Valley Wallace Shiraz/Grenache

    Rick’s Picks
    91 Points Parker's Wine Advocate
    Another supreme old vine Glaetzer wine. The richness and spice of Barossa Shiraz leads, rounded out with succulent, full-bodied Grenache. Massive yet polished and so balanced, this modern Aussie ...
    $29.99 in mixed 6+ or $33.99 per bottle
  9. 2016 Glaetzer Anaperenna Barossa Shiraz / Cabernet

    2016 Glaetzer Anaperenna Barossa Shiraz / Cabernet

    Just Landed
    95 Points Parker's Wine Advocate
    Another hugely compelling and impressive wine from Glaetzer. From century-old vines comes this black, soft and delicious Shiraz-Cabernet that Glaetzer himself rates a favourite. Massively ...
    $59.99 in mixed 6+ or $66.99 per bottle
  10. 2014 Heartland Langhorne Creek Spice Trader Shiraz / Cabernet

    2014 Heartland Langhorne Creek Spice Trader Shiraz / Cabernet

    Rick’s Picks
    91 Points Richard Caro
    Our best $20 Aussie red? Glaetzer dials it back yet makes a serious all-rounder: slurpy richness from Shiraz with Cabernet cassis and fine tannins giving flavour and structure through...to a ...
    $19.99 in mixed 6+ or $21.99 per bottle

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