Peregrine Ridge Wines

Heathcote Victoria Australia

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JAMES HALLIDAY AUSTRALIAN WINE COMPANION 2012 Edition

“Good colour; this is a classic curate's egg:  there is some wonderful fruit here, but why choose American oak which suits warm-region shiraz so much better than cool, and why add another level of flavour sweetness via the alcohol?  It's very seductive, and will give lots of enjoyment, but what about finesse?”

 

SHOW SUCCESS

GOLD - Ballarat Wine Show 2011, Class 45, Dry Red Wine - Shiraz

The judges noted that the top wines showed elegance and depth of fruit. 

SILVER - Australian Small Winemakers Show 2010, Class 54, Shiraz - 2008 Vintage

SILVER - Riverina Wine Show 2011, Class 42, Still Red: Shiraz

SILVER - Fed Square North West Victoria Showcase 2011/12 Series, Class 13, Shiraz

BRONZE - Australian Small Winemakers Show 2011, Class 55, Shiraz - 2008 Vintage and older

BRONZE - Daylesford Wine Show 2011, Class G, Shiraz and Shiraz Blends

BRONZE - Victorian Wines Show, Class 31, Shiraz

BRONZE - Winewise Small Vigneron Awards 2011, Class 56, SHIRAZ [Heathcote origin] Any vintage