"Outstanding retention of crimson hue, bright and clear on the rim; the bouquet sets the scene for the intense and pure black and red berry fruits of the medium-bodied palate, its exceptional length drawn out by fine-grained tannins, oak an incidental extra." James Halliday | www.winecompanion.com.au (July 2013)
A richly flavoured backbone of dark cherry and red berry fruits mesh seamlessly with dried herb, savoury and truffle flavours. Time spent in both new and older French oak adds texture, spice and cedar notes. The tannins are fine grained, the finish prodigiously long.
Fragrant nose of bright red berries mingles with spice, tea leaf and truffle aromas with a velvety palate of dark cherry and plum fruits alongside warm earth and black olive characters. Further complexity to be realised if cellared.
Phantasmagoria: A fantastic combination, collection or assemblage This Reds selection draws from the phantasmagoria of wines across the Tahbilk, Dalfarras & Wine Club ranges … how many times do you get to use a word like that!
Phantasmagoria: A fantastic combination, collection or assemblage This Whites selection draws from the phantasmagoria of wines across the Tahbilk, Dalfarras & Wine Club ranges … how many times do you get to use a word like that!
Take our Wine Club 2021 'Vintage Secrets' Rosé release, match it to its Tahbilk counterpart and the result? Parallel drinking at its finest - something for every day and something for those other days!
Made available in a dedicated Presentation Box | Raisin aromas and nutty rancio characters on a palate that is all rich, sweet raisin fruit with an almost treacle-like consistency and complexity of flavours from decades in old oak casks.
A crowd-pleasing Sparkling, two bright and delicious Whites, a Rosé that belies its price tag, plus two Reds over-delivering on the value and enjoyment scale, all add up to a winning Selection for the Festive Season and beyond!
An elegant 100% Chardonnay sparkling – hence the French term meaning “white from whites” – presents a vibrant nose and palate of juicy stone fruits, with hints of lemon zest and strawberries on a decidedly refreshing, tangy finish.
Made available in a dedicated Presentation Box | A bouquet of marinated Christmas cake fruits, dates and figs on a palate that is rich and long, long, long. Nutty rancio characters dominate backed up by the figs and dates, then at the end a hint of green tea cleans the palate to that long, dry finish.
A richly flavoured core of concentrated eucalypt, cassis and dark plum fruits is peppered with cigar box and sweet spice notes. The palate is silky smooth and impressive in length graced by finely grained tannins.
Aromas of cassis, mulberries, sandalwood and eucalypt alongside subtle cigar and tea-leaf notes guide you to a richly flavoured palate of exotic spice and dark fruit flavours supported by velvety tannins on a deliciously long finish.
A complex and multi-faceted wine, lending savoury black olive aromas, alongside notes of nutmeg and cloves, to an opulently flavoured palate of blackberry and dark cherry fruits wrapped in a coat of fine, chewy tannins.
2017 Eric Stevens Purbrick Cabernet Sauvignon (Pre-Release)
Warm, dark fruits are interwoven with eucalypt and dried herbs, sweet spice notes, a dash of black olive and cedary French oak. Expected tannins sit supportively on a finish that is like the horizon never met … going on forever.
A symphony of deliciously ripe dark plum and red berry fruits is joined by a background chorus of black pepper, exotic spices and liquorice notes. Well integrated French oak and earthy tannins give supporting structure to a wine of style and distinction.
We have come to the end of an era with the difficult call made to cease offering our Rich Ruby Tawny Port. What stock we do have remaining will now be offered to all lovers of the Tahbilk range of Fortifieds in a sensational 'Once it's gone, it's gone' deal!
A robust and generous bouquet and palate speaks of dark berry and plum fruits with multilayered spice characters nestled in a supportive frame of firm grainy tannins enlivened by a fresh grape acidity.
Layers of dark and red berry fruits that are teased out with eucalypt, Chinese five spice, earth and dark chocolate notes. Herbal and cedar hints from time spent in American and French oak taking that complexity further, with savoury tannins on the finish giving structure.
Vivacious ginger spice, lemon curd, and hints of honeysuckle grace a palate of searingly intense citrus and tropical fruits braced by a prodigious mineral-edged acid line that will carry this wine well into the future with further character and complexity still to be realised.
Expressive and richly flavoured, dark and red berry fruits setting the scene for this ‘Old Block’ offering … black pepper and aromatic spices appearing on the same bill. Well integrated savoury oak and non-intrusive tannins take the final bow.
The nose exhibits distinguished aromas of walnut and prune with a complex mix of dried fruits. The palate is deeply flavoured and concentrated with characteristic caramel, toffee, walnut and fruitcake flavours
Deliciously textural, the richness and palate weight of the Roussanne, combined with the honeysuckle and mineral chalkiness of the Marsanne and fleshy, floral apricot and rose petal Viognier notes are refreshed with a bright lift of acidity on the finish.
Showing both youthful and complex characters that come with age, grapefruit and toasty aromas with ripe citrus, stone fruit and melon flavours on the palate. A mellow acidity providing a long and refreshing finish.
Earthy spice and red berry fruits of Estate Shiraz with mint and dark berry Cabernet Sauvignon characters; fresh mulberry, bell-pepper, plum, and savoury Cabernet Franc and Merlot notes and finally a touch of rose petal florals with the addition of the white, Viognier.
Offering lush tropical and citrus marmalade characters with sweet honeysuckle touches; a fresh and mineral-like grape acidity on the finish allows the delightful sweetness to shine through without being cloying.
Fresh tropical, melon and stone fruits are wrapped in a coat of bright grape acidity with background spicy oak notes and a dollop of malolactic creaminess on the finish that completes a delicious Chardonnay
Drawing on the bright citrus, tropical and rose petal characters; texture and minerality of our three key Estate Rhone whites, the winemaking team have blended Verdelho’s green apple crispness with lively Albarino stone fruits to deliver a wine of very obvious appeal.
Heady rose petal, ginger spice and apricot notes are the first indication of the intensity to follow. The palate is all about ripe stone- fruits, bright citrus notes, more spice, and a vivacious acidity to wrap it all up.
Fragrant ruby grapefruit, orange blossom, ripe pear, and fresh apple juice aromas on a clean and vibrant palate of lively citrus and ripe pear flavours. Bright acidity and textural viscosity grace a long and refreshing finish.
PURCHASES MUST BE A MINIMUM OF 12 BOTTLES TO SAVE EXTRA $$$ Fresh, zippy and bright with citrus and tropical fruits in abundance and deliciously crisp acidity on the finish. It's dry, it's white and it's a classic.