Tag Archives: South Australia

2009 Milton Park Shiraz

Syrah, or Shiraz as it can be more commonly found as down under, is one of the other important red grapes that holds an endearing place in many peoples hearts, and on their palates.  This feisty red grape is known … Continue reading

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2009 Penfolds Koonunga Hill Cabernet Sauvignon

Earlier this week, it was brought to my attention that today is Cabernet Day.  While Cabernet Sauvignon is the most common, there is also Cabernet Franc.  Unfortunately,  there hasn’t been a Cabernet Franc that’s reasonably in First Pour’s standard price range. … Continue reading

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2008 Oxford Landing Viognier

Oxford Landing is another South Australian, who like Yellow Tail, produces a large variety of wines for relatively good prices, with more of a refined packaging look.   In this case they’re making a Viognier, which is a rather low … Continue reading

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