The definitive guide to Australian Wines
Publish Date: 24 Nov 2017
Authored by: Halliday Promotion
It's that time of year where we call on our winery partners to suggest their top drops to enjoy in the 24 days of December that precede the arrival of Santa and thirsty loved ones. The diverse list of wines that have come our way this year provides a delicious twist on the cardboard-windowed advent calendar of your childhood (and you can win the whole lot, worth around $850).
From trophy-winning reds and creamy chardonnay to crowd-pleasing rosé and party-perfect bubbles, there are plenty of ideas here for spicing up your festive season regardless of whether you crack open a bottle on its suggested date, take it along to a barbecue the following week or save it for the Christmas table.
Some of these wines come with Halliday subscriber discount (click the 'read more' buttons for details) to help you stick to your Christmas shopping budget, and you can download the calendar (2.7MB) if you would like to print out the winemaker notes and special offers to read later.
If you fancy your chances and want to make sure your wine fridge is well stocked in time for Christmas, make sure you enter the Halliday Advent Calendar competition before December 15.
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