Australia, New South Wales: Clonakilla Shiraz Viognier 2006 – 2021

The Clonakilla Shiraz Viognier is a very fine, almost lacy wine on release, and yet it comes with 20 or 30 (or more!) years of potential in the cellar....

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Reviewers’ Favorites 2022: Erin Larkin

Taking over reviewing Australian wines for Robert Parker Wine Advocate has come with monumental responsibility, but it has also brought exciting opportunity. So, here are some of my top picks...

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Australia, South Australia: The Pendulum Swings from Shiraz to Syrah

Although there is no ratified delineation between Shiraz and Syrah in Australia, there is, in fact, a growing stylistic divide between Shiraz and Syrah....

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Australia, Barossa: New Releases from Standish and Henschke

This report looks at eight single-vineyard wines from two different producers in relatively close proximity to each other....

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Australia: Penfolds 2021 Releases

Most of the red releases are from 2019, a good solid vintage, and the Chardonnays have shown remarkable improvement over the past decade or so....

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