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Top 100 Wines of 2014

James Halliday's annual Top 100 Wines of 2014 is out now! Selected from over 1500 submissions, the final cut is a roundup of some of the best wines in Australia. Find out which wines made the list here.

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Knappstein WinesWine of the Week

Good colour; a medium to full-bodied dissertation on Clare Valley cabernet from a classic vintage given total care and access to good quality French oak; it is unequivocally varietal and immaculately balanced, with fruit, French oak and tannins all contributing to the whole.



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What James is drinking2010 Hugh Hamilton Wines Pure Black Shiraz

It's not often I bring a bottle up to the house from the days' tasting of 80 wines, but I wanted to be sure this wine deserved the praise I had heaped on it during the tasting. The colour had alerted me the second it was poured during the tasting, with a depth and hue of a one- or two-year-old Shiraz, not a four-and-a-half-year-old, deep and vibrant crimson-purple.


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FeaturedWineries of the month

Check in here for a selection of top cellar doors to visit in November.

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