Top 100 red wines of Northern Tasmania

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

Discovering the wine region of Northern Tasmania

The wine region du Northern Tasmania is located in the region in Tasmanie in Australia. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Frogmore Creek or the Domaine Dalrymple produce mainly wines white, red and sweet. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Northern Tasmania are Riesling, Pinot noir and Cabernet-Sauvignon, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Northern Tasmania often reveals types of flavors of non oak, earth or microbio and sometimes also flavors of oak, tree fruit or citrus fruit.

In the mouth of Northern Tasmania is a with a nice freshness. We currently count 4 estates and châteaux in the of Northern Tasmania, producing 7 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Northern Tasmania go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, veal or game (deer, venison).

News from the vineyard of Northern Tasmania

Northern Rhône 2020: full report and top-scoring wines

Northern Rhône 2020 overall rating: 4.5/5 A reliably fresh, balanced and approachable vintage – a return to classicism after a series of powerful years. Excellent white wines. Northern Rhône 2020 red wine of the vintage: Domaine Rostaing, La Côte Brune, Côte-Rôtie  2020 Northern Rhône 2020 white wine of the vintage: Domaine JL Chave, Hermitage 2020 The main features of the year were drought, heat and a very early harvest. Thankfully there were heavy rains in October, November and December 2019 w ...

Christie’s 2021 DWWA charity wine auction sets new record

A total of £72,600 was raised from 79 lots at the sixteenth DWWA wine auction hosted by Christie’s on 2 December – beating a record set in 2018. This total excludes Christie’s buyer’s premium. All proceeds will be added to funds raised by Decanter throughout the DWWA this year. Charities supported include The Drinks Trust, WaterAid, Cancer Research UK, Change Please, Decanter Apprenticeships and more. Over the past 12 months, Decanter has donated in excess of £100,000 to these charities. T ...

Walls: Tasting Hermitage 2001 20 years on

In 2001, George W. Bush was sworn in as the 43rd President of the United States. Meanwhile in the UK, Tony Blair led the Labour Party to its second landslide victory. A lot can change over the course of 20 years. According to many Rhône winemakers and wine collectors, this is how long a bottle of Hermitage should lay undisturbed until you open it. Is it really worth the wait? I recently tasted 11 Hermitage 2001s – seven red, two white, two sweet – to test the 20 year hypothesis and see how these ...