Top 100 wines of Alpine Valleys

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

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Discovering the wine region of Alpine Valleys

The wine region of Alpine Valleys is located in the region of North East Victoria of Victoria of Australia. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Konpira Maru or the Domaine Mayford produce mainly wines red, white and sparkling. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Alpine Valleys are Pinot noir, Chardonnay and Sangiovese, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Alpine Valleys often reveals types of flavors of cherry, earthy or non oak and sometimes also flavors of earth, oak or spices.

In the mouth of Alpine Valleys is a powerful. We currently count 33 estates and châteaux in the of Alpine Valleys, producing 118 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Alpine Valleys go well with generally quite well with dishes of pork, rich fish (salmon, tuna etc) or vegetarian.

Discover the grape variety: Durif

Durif noir is a grape variety that originated in France (Dauphiné). It produces a variety of grape specially used for wine making. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by medium-sized bunches and small grapes. Durif noir can be found cultivated in these vineyards: South West, Cognac, Bordeaux, Provence & Corsica, Rhone Valley.

Food and wine pairing with a wine of Alpine Valleys

wines from the region of Alpine Valleys go well with generally quite well with dishes of pork, rich fish (salmon, tuna etc) or vegetarian such as recipes of stuffed peppers, pasta with tuna, garlic and lemon cream or quiche without eggs.

Organoleptic analysis of wine of Alpine Valleys

On the nose in the region of Alpine Valleys often reveals types of flavors of cherry, earthy or non oak and sometimes also flavors of earth, oak or spices. In the mouth in the region of Alpine Valleys is a powerful.

News from the vineyard of Alpine Valleys

Andrew Jefford: ‘A wine’s visual cues shout, stamp, whistle and roar’

Disconcerting: I couldn’t forget this bottle for days afterwards. Still can’t. Back in August, wine critic Lin Liu MW (together with her partner Philippe Lejeune of Château de Chambert in Cahors) came to dinner, en route to a short holiday in Provence. One of the bottles Lin brought for us to try together was the 2018 Les Rocheuses, Parcelles No 5 et 6, from Château Le Rey in Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux. It came in a slope-shouldered bottle, not a classic Bordeaux bottle. We tried it with some R ...

Decanter magazine latest issue: February 2022

Inside the February 2022 issue of Decanter Magazine: FEATURES: Wines of the Year An extraordinary tasting, our best ever, of 126 wines put forward by Decanter’s experts and staff, resulted in these 51 top-scorers Your choice: why you bought that wine But was it really? Rolfe Hanson uncovers a host of decision makers involved in you picking that one bottle Burgundy 2020: vintage report Charles Curtis MW on the standout wines of this exceptional if hot year Producer profile: Château-Grillet Matt ...

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 ...