Introducing Four New Releases to Our Altitude Selection

We are thrilled to unveil four new releases to our Altitude Selection, each crafted with precision and passion to elevate your wine experience. So, let's take a closer look at our 2023 Chardonnay, 2021 Merlot, 2022 Barossa Valley Shiraz, and 2021 Cabernet Sauvignon, each offering a distinct expression of terroir and craftsmanship.

2023 Altitude Eden Valley Chardonnay

Introducing our 2023 Eden Valley Chardonnay, a captivating expression of South Australia's renowned terroir. Sourced from high-altitude vineyards, this wine showcases the unique characteristics of the terroir, resulting in a beautifully balanced expression of fruit and minerality. With its pale yellow hue adorned by a subtle green tinge, this Chardonnay entices the senses from the moment it's poured. The nose reveals enticing aromas of ripe peach fruit, toasted brioche, and delicate hints of smoke, all framed by a backdrop of chalky minerality that adds depth and complexity. On the palate, layers of stone fruit and toast mingle harmoniously, balanced by a refreshing mid-palate of preserved lemon and soft minerality. A gentle acidity extends the palate, leading to an elegant, fine structural finish that lingers delightfully. Aged for 8 months in French Oak, this medium-bodied Chardonnay boasts a mildly oaked style, where the toasted oak adds structure without overpowering the lifted fruit and minerality. Pair it with firmer, full-flavoured fish dishes, lightly seasoned pork or poultry cuts, or enjoy it as an appealing aperitif with its character and flavour. Cheers to indulging in this sophisticated delight!

2021 Altitude Eden Valley Merlot

Indulge in the velvety smoothness of our 2021 Merlot, a true testament to the to the elegance and finesse of cool-climate winemaking in South Australia's esteemed Eden Valley region. With its ruby red hue adorned by a vibrant purple undertone, this Merlot captivates the eye as much as it delights the palate. The nose offers a symphony of aromas, from ripe raspberry and indulgent cocoa to hints of exotic Turkish delight, intertwined with subtle notes of lavender and menthol. On the palate, this wine reveals its true character—a juicy, fruit-driven expression with fresh, vibrant flavours that dance gracefully on the tongue. Sweet red currants and raspberries take center stage, supported by a backbone of sour morello cherry, while layers of coffee and dark chocolate contribute to a chewy, textural palate that lingers long after each sip. Aged for 18 months in French Oak, this single-vineyard Merlot epitomizes classic cool-climate winemaking, offering a harmonious balance of fruit, texture, and complexity. Whether enjoyed on its own or paired with your favourite hearty dishes, our 2021 Eden Valley Merlot promises a truly memorable experience. Cheers to indulging in the essence of a true Eden Valley Merlot!

2022 Altitude Barossa Valley Shiraz

Introducing our 2022 Barossa Valley Shiraz, a bold and captivating expression of the renowned Barossa Valley terroir in South Australia. Pouring a deep ruby hue with a delicate violet undertone, this Shiraz commands attention from the first glance. The nose is a symphony of aromas, reminiscent of fruits of the forest mingled with notes of nougat, accented by hints of cinnamon and nutmeg spice. On the palate, fresh blackberry fruit takes center stage, accompanied by subtle undertones of lavender and smoked meat, creating a complex and alluring flavour profile. A gentle acidity brings focus to the palate, weaving together the layers of savoury fruit and spice with finesse. The length and persistence of this wine are a testament to the power and elegance inherent in the Northern Barossa terroir. This full-bodied red wine showcases both freshness and length, offering a truly memorable tasting experience. Whether enjoyed on its own or paired with hearty dishes, our 2022 Barossa Valley Shiraz is sure to leave a lasting impression. Cheers to the captivating essence of Barossa Valley Shiraz!

2021 Altitude Eden Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

Experience the sophistication of Cabernet Sauvignon from South Australia's Eden Valley. Its captivating ruby red hue, tinged with a subtle violet undertone, beckons you on a sensory voyage. Delight in the bouquet of blackberry bramble, mocha, menthol, and earthy notes that greet your senses. Upon sipping, relish the opulent dark fruit flavours intertwined with hints of bitter chocolate, earth, and tobacco, all harmonized by a precise acidity and velvety tannins. While delightful now, this full-bodied red wine offers even greater enjoyment with aging potential of 5 to 10 years, allowing for a softened structure and the emergence of complex nuances. Pair it with hearty red meat dishes such as roast lamb or T-Bone steak, or indulge in its earthy character with a mushroom stroganoff. Elevate your tasting experience by accompanying it with robust cheeses like aged cheddar or gouda, and immerse yourself in the symphony of flavours that this exceptional wine presents.

As you explore our Altitude Selection's latest offerings, we invite you to savour the craftsmanship, passion, and dedication that have gone into each bottle. From the elegant Chardonnay to the bold Shiraz, each bottle reflects our commitment to quality and craftsmanship. Cheers to new beginnings and unforgettable moments shared over a glass of exceptional wine!

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