Top 100 wines of Grampians

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

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Discovering the wine region of Grampians

The wine region of Grampians is located in the region of Western Victoria of Victoria of Australia. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Mount Langi Ghiran or the Domaine Halls Gap produce mainly wines red, white and pink. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Grampians are Riesling, Cabernet-Sauvignon and Pinot noir, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Grampians often reveals types of flavors of cherry, mushroom or dark fruit and sometimes also flavors of non oak, earth or microbio.

In the mouth of Grampians is a powerful with a nice freshness. We currently count 39 estates and châteaux in the of Grampians, producing 113 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Grampians 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 Grampians

wines from the region of Grampians go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or game (deer, venison) such as recipes of prime rib with chervil butter, 7 o'clock leg of lamb or duck breast with foie gras sauce.

Organoleptic analysis of wine of Grampians

On the nose in the region of Grampians often reveals types of flavors of cherry, cream or butter and sometimes also flavors of peach, apples or citrus. In the mouth in the region of Grampians is a powerful with a nice freshness.

News from the vineyard of Grampians

The Wine Society improves provenance and quality of The Blind Spot

The Wine Society has made a move to improve the provenance and quality of its exclusive The Blind Spot wine range. The business said it would, for the first time in its history, provide the funding for buying grapes rather than liquid for the range of Australian wines. Winemaker Mac Forbes has spend the last decade identifying ‘interesting’ parcels of wine for the range, which has been an integral part of The Wine Society’s portfolio for the past 10 years, and securing them before th ...

Andrew Jefford: ‘2021 has been the year of all the miseries’

How’s the weather been this year? Awful. ‘La nature m’écoeure’, one of my wine-growing friends posted on Facebook on 8 April, having been out to look at the frost-crippled shoots on his vines that morning: ‘Nature disgusts me’. It takes a lot to make a wine-grower feel that. He wasn’t alone. Jeremiads echo around the northern hemisphere as 2021 closes. It’s been the year of all the miseries. None suffered more horribly than the growers of Germany’s Ahr valley, where floodwaters caused by the fou ...

Investing in California wine: slow but steady gains

There has been buyer and trade enthusiasm for California’s 2018-vintage releases, yet there is still a sense of the region finding its way on the international fine wine market. Releases of top Cabernet Sauvignon and ‘Bordeaux blend’ wines from the 2018 vintage have added some spark to the California sector of the market this year. ‘We’re seeing much stronger demand for blue-chip 2018s than we did for the 2017s,’ said Ryan Woodhouse, domestic wine buyer for K&L Wine Merchants in the US. Scar ...

Top wines in regions and sub-regions of Grampians