Top 100 red wines of Wrattonbully

Discover the top 100 best red wines of Wrattonbully of Limestone Coast as well as the best winemakers in the region. Explore the varietals of the red wines that are popular of Wrattonbully and the best vintages to taste in this region.

Discovering the wine region of Wrattonbully

The wine region of Wrattonbully is located in the region of Limestone Coast of Australie du Sud of Australia. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Yalumba or the Domaine Tapanappa produce mainly wines red, white and sweet. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Wrattonbully are Cabernet-Sauvignon, Merlot and Pinot gris, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Wrattonbully often reveals types of flavors of oaky, grass or vegetal and sometimes also flavors of citrus fruit, floral or dried fruit.

In the mouth of Wrattonbully is a powerful with a nice freshness. We currently count 42 estates and châteaux in the of Wrattonbully, producing 123 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Wrattonbully go well with generally quite well with dishes of pork, rich fish (salmon, tuna etc) or spicy food.

Discover the grape variety: Pinot noir

Pinot noir is an important red grape variety in Burgundy and Champagne, and its reputation is well known! Great wines such as the Domaine de la Romanée Conti elaborate their wines from this famous grape variety, and make it a great variety. When properly vinified, pinot noit produces red wines of great finesse, with a wide range of aromas depending on its advancement (fruit, undergrowth, leather). it is also the only red grape variety authorized in Alsace. Pinot Noir is not easily cultivated beyond our borders, although it has enjoyed some success in Oregon, the United States, Australia and New Zealand.

Food and wine pairing with a red wine of Wrattonbully

red wines from the region of Wrattonbully go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or poultry such as recipes of chicken, beef and lamb couscous (morocco), traditional lamb couscous (from algeria) or bacalhau a bras (portuguese cod).

Organoleptic analysis of red wine of Wrattonbully

On the nose in the region of Wrattonbully often reveals types of flavors of oaky, red fruit or dried fruit and sometimes also flavors of dark fruit, raspberry or black cherries. In the mouth in the region of Wrattonbully is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.

News from the vineyard of Wrattonbully

Vine trunks rise to meet climatic changes

While taller overall vines do exist in regions such as Galicia with their pergola training method, the roots of any vine usually top out at 37cm. It’s at this top point where the Vitis vinifera shoot is grafted in and continues to grow, giving us such grapes as Cabernet Sauvignon or Chardonnay. This is opposed to the rootstocks which are composed of various crosses of vines such as Vitis rupestris which aren’t used for wine production but are resistant to the root louse, phylloxera. This new tal ...

Walls: a drink with Château de Beaucastel’s César Perrin

The Perrin family of Château de Beaucastel in Châteauneuf-du-Pape have always been ahead of the curve when it comes to sustainable viticulture. They converted their 100ha estate to organics as early as 1950; biodynamics in 1974. And when it comes to facing the climate crisis, they’re not standing still; refurbishing cellars, planting trees, championing ancient varieties and developing new techniques in the vineyard. Winemaker César Perrin explains… ‘The main reason we decided to construct a new ...

The Macallan launches 81-year-old whisky

The spirit was filled into a single ex-Sherry cask at the Speyside distillery in 1940, shortly before The Second World War forced The Macallan to close for the first time in its history. Bottled at 41.6% abv, only 288 decanters are available worldwide, featuring eye-catching packaging: a mouth-blown glass decanter sitting on a bronze sculpture of three hands, created by Scottish artist Saskia Robinson. The hands represent the distillery workers of 1940 who made the whisky; former Macallan chairm ...