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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. 2013 Vidals Legacy Gimblett Gravels Hawkes Bay Cabernet/Merlot

    2013 Vidals Legacy Gimblett Gravels Hawkes Bay Cabernet/Merlot

    5 Stars Michael Cooper
    A supreme Gimblett Gravels red from a great vintage. In a special Bordeaux versus Hawkes Bay tasting (in Shanghai, 2017), a panel of forty wine professionals judged this wine to be #1 over the ...
    $61.99 in mixed 6+ or $69.99 per bottle
  2. 2014 Esk Valley The Terraces

    2014 Esk Valley The Terraces

    20 Points Raymond Chan
    Esk Valley pulled out all the stops in this wine, which was given a stellar 20/20 score by Raymond Chan. This top Bordeaux blend (Malbec, Merlot, and Cabernet Franc) is from old vines on a steep ...
    $150.00 in mixed 6+ or $165.00 per bottle
  3. Dow's Fine Tawny Port

    Dow's Fine Tawny Port

    90 Points Richard Caro
    A superb Tawny from a leading Port house. Dow's Tawny is a very fine and delicate style, with pretty red fruits balanced by nutty depth derived from an average of three years aging in small oak ...
    $39.99 in mixed 6+ or $43.99 per bottle
  4. Dow's 10 year Old Port

    Dow's 10 year Old Port

    93 Points Richard Caro
    An aged Tawny Port with beautiful depth and subtle power. Made from wines both older and younger with an average age of 10 years, this very complete and complex Port has the richness, roundness ...
    Elsewhere up to $74.99 Save $15 $59.99 in mixed 6+ or $66.99 per bottle
  5. Grahams 20yr Old Port

    Grahams 20yr Old Port

    94 Points Antonio Galloni's Vinous
    A superb Tawny that has been aged a staggering 20 years (average) in barrel before release. Despite the huge complexity and roundness provided by this time in wood, the Grahams 20 year is noted ...
    Elsewhere up to $125.00 Save $25 $99.99 in mixed 6+ or $110.00 per bottle
  6. 2014 Te Mata Bullnose Syrah

    2014 Te Mata Bullnose Syrah

    19 Points Raymond Chan
    Straight from Te Mata's cellars from the outstanding 2014 vintage. This is an iconic wine made from old vines with Te Mata's commitment to age-worthy balance and intensity. And with 2014 being ...
    $71.99 in mixed 6+ or $79.99 per bottle
  7. 2013 Squawking Magpie Gimblett Gravels Stoned Crow Syrah

    2013 Squawking Magpie Gimblett Gravels Stoned Crow Syrah

    Rick’s Picks
    94 Points Cameron Douglas
    A rich and concentrated Hawkes Bay Syrah from that stonking 2013 vintage. Gold a the Sydney Top 100 and Gold at the Royal Easter Show. This serious single vineyard from Gimblett Gravels was ...
    • Sydney Top100 Blue Gold
    $44.99 in mixed 6+ or $49.99 per bottle
  8. 2012 Callejo Majuelos de Callejo

    2012 Callejo Majuelos de Callejo

    92 Points John Caro
    Ripe and silky, this vibrant old vine Tempranillo is from a fastidious producer who also happens to be a legend. And organic. With slurpy, sweet-fruited richness it's tempting to call it ...
    $54.99 in mixed 6+ or $59.99 per bottle
  9. 2011 Callejo Finca Valdelroble

    2011 Callejo Finca Valdelroble

    92 Points John Caro
    Gorgeously lush and dark, this special drop from Callejo is one of the leading wines of Ribera del Duero. It is from an elevated site that was, strangely, earmarked for an airfield before the ...
    $39.99 in mixed 6+ or $44.99 per bottle
  10. 2014 Esk Valley Winemakers Reserve Syrah

    2014 Esk Valley Winemakers Reserve Syrah

    95 Points Bob Campbell MW
    A seriously rich Syrah from Esk Valley's Cornerstone Vineyard, Gimblett Gravels. One of the country's best in this style, the Winemaker's Reserve is packed full of dense, ripe dark fruits and ...
    $56.99 in mixed 6+ or $63.99 per bottle

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