Top 100 wines of Heathcote

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

Discovering the wine region of Heathcote

The wine region du Heathcote is located in the region of Central Victoria in Victoria in Australia. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Wild Duck Creek Estate or the Domaine Wild Duck Creek Estate produce mainly wines red, white and natural sweet. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Heathcote are Cabernet-Sauvignon, Cabernet franc and Malbec, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Heathcote often reveals types of flavors of cherry, floral or lemon and sometimes also flavors of apricot, lime or green apple.

In the mouth of Heathcote is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins. We currently count 226 estates and châteaux in the of Heathcote, producing 573 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Heathcote go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or veal.

Discover the grape variety: Nero d'Avola

Most certainly of Italian origin, more precisely from Sicily where it is very well known. It should be noted that a certain number of Italian grape varieties bear the synonym or name "calabrese", whether or not followed by an epithet, and care should be taken not to confuse them. Calabrese is also known in the United States, Italy, Bulgaria and Malta. In France, it is virtually absent from the vineyard, although it is listed in the Official Catalogue of Wine Grape Varieties, list A1.

Food and wine pairing with a wine of Heathcote

wines from the region of Heathcote go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or game (deer, venison) such as recipes of beef lark, shish kebab or stuffed guinea fowl in the oven.

Organoleptic analysis of wine of Heathcote

On the nose in the region of Heathcote often reveals types of flavors of cherry, cigar box or apricot and sometimes also flavors of lime, green apple or peach. In the mouth in the region of Heathcote is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.

News from the vineyard of Heathcote

Resolution in Valencian wine region border conflict

‘Por fin se ha hecho justicia.’ (Finally, justice has been served) This strongly-worded statement was made by the Denomination of Origin Utiel-Requena in Spain’s Autonomous Region of Valencia as part of a press announcement in July. It refers to a Spanish Supreme Court ruling that was fully ratified at the end of September, closing a decade-long conflict between the region’s three DOs that pitted Valencia against Utiel-Requena and Alicante. The latter two had demanded that grapes fro ...

At the heart of the terroirs of Mâcon-Igé

Sequence from the video « At the heart of the Mâcon terroir » which offer a stroll at the heart of the Mâcon terroir. It offers a focus on Mâcon-Igé, one of the 27 geographical denominations of the Mâcon appellation. Travel through the terroirs of the Mâcon appellation by watching the full video : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GF20y1aBZh8 Both are availablein French and English. Our social media: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BourgogneWines​​ Twitter: https://twitter.com/BourgogneWines/​​ ...

The Mâcon plus appellation seen by Charles Lamboley

Charles Lamboley, marketing and communication director from Vignerons des Terres Secrètes, explains the differences between the appellation Mâcon-Villages and Mâcon plus a geographical denomination. This video is taken from the “Rendez-vous avec les vins de Bourgogne” program (March 2020). 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 t ...