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Australia’s recently crowned ‘2015 Winery of the Year’ by James Halliday - Hentley Farm, invites you as a Wine Companion Member to an exclusive cellar door style wine tasting. The current portfolio along with 97 point rated wines as featured in this year's Wine Companion will be showcased. Iconic names such as ‘The Beauty’, ‘The Beast’ and the pinnacle $150 ‘Clos Otto’ plus a selection of rare museum wines will be available for your enjoyment.

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Mount HorrocksWine of the Week

Bright straw-green; the vintage caused issues for riesling in the Clare Valley, but not for this lovely wine; citrus blossom and crushed leaf aromas lead into a relatively full-flavoured palate, which doesn't lose focus on the finish, sustained by crisp minerally/citrussy acidity.

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What James is drinking1997 Howard Family Distinguished Vineyard Series Pokolbin District Vineyard Semillon

I happened across the bottle when I was moving some wines in the cellar and, struck by the seemingly bright colour, put it on the floor to retrieve later and find out whether the condition of the wine was as good as the colour suggested - and promptly forgot all about it.

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

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