Top 100 wines of Goulburn Valley

Discover the top 100 best wines of Goulburn Valley of Central Victoria as well as the best winemakers in the region. Explore the varietals of the wines that are popular of Goulburn Valley and the best vintages to taste in this region.

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Discovering the wine region of Goulburn Valley

The wine region of Goulburn Valley is located in the region of Central Victoria of Victoria of Australia. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine McPherson or the Domaine Laneway produce mainly wines red and white. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Goulburn Valley are Cabernet-Sauvignon, Chardonnay and Merlot, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Goulburn Valley often reveals types of flavors of tropical, cherry or vegetal and sometimes also flavors of microbio, floral or tree fruit.

In the mouth of Goulburn Valley is a powerful with a nice freshness. We currently count 17 estates and châteaux in the of Goulburn Valley, producing 28 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Goulburn Valley go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or game (deer, venison).

Discover the grape variety: Roussanne

Roussane is a white grape variety, planted on an area of more than 700 ha. Originally from Montélimar, it is also found in Savoie, Languedoc and Roussillon, and grows very well in calcareous, poor, stony soil. It prefers to be pruned short. Roussane is also called fromenteau, barbin or bergeron. The young leaves are bubbled with fine down. When adult, they become thicker. It flowers in June and matures in mid-September. The grapes are cylindrical in shape, the berries are small and turn red when ripe, and the wine produced from pure Roussane is of extraordinary quality. It has a delicate aroma reminiscent of coffee, honeysuckle, iris and peony. The taste of this wine improves with age. It is part of the blend of the appellations Vin-de-Savoie, Côtes-du-Vallée du Rhône or Châteauneuf-du-Pape.

Food and wine pairing with a wine of Goulburn Valley

wines from the region of Goulburn Valley go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or game (deer, venison) such as recipes of the borscht, shoulder of lamb boulangère or rabbit with tomato.

News from the vineyard of Goulburn Valley

The Saint-Véran appellation investigated through its geology and geography

The Bourgogne Wine Board (BIVB) invites you to enjoy this video in which Jean-Pierre Renard, Expert Instructor at the Ecole des Vins de Bourgogne, explains the topographical and geological characteristics of the Saint-Véran appellation.The exercice is particularly complex as there are so many variables that make up the terroir throughout its geographical area. This video is taken from the “Rendez-vous avec les vins de Bourgogne” program broadcasted in June 2021. Retrouvez-nous sur les réseaux so ...

Napa Valley’s Shafer Vineyards sold to Korean group Shinsegae

Shafer Vineyards has been sold to Shinsegae Property, a division of the wider Shinsegae Group, with interests in several business sectors, from retail to real estate. Shinsegae Property acquired the trailblazing Napa winery for 299.6 South Korean won ($250m), according to the Korea Herald newspaper. Further details about the deal were not disclosed, but the newspaper quoted a company official as saying the deal would benefit Shinsegae L&B, a wine and alcoholic drinks wholesale and importing ...

Romantic restaurants for wine lovers on Valentine’s Day

While some people prefer to avoid restaurants altogether on Valentine’s Day, for others it’s the perfect excuse to enjoy a romantic evening out. For wine lovers, finding venues with a great selection of bottles is an added bonus. Whether you’re after prestige Bordeaux and classic vintages or interesting and quirky bottles from less well-known producers, the selection below gives you plenty of options. We also tell you what to expect from the wine list in each venue. From Michel ...

Top wines in regions and sub-regions of Goulburn Valley