Top 100 wines of Great Western

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

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Discovering the wine region of Great Western

The wine region of Great Western is located in the region of Grampians of Victoria of Australia. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Best's or the Domaine Best's produce mainly wines red, white and sparkling. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Great Western are Riesling, Pinot noir and Chardonnay, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Great Western often reveals types of flavors of pineapple, slate or earth and sometimes also flavors of microbio, vegetal or oak.

In the mouth of Great Western is a powerful with a nice freshness. We currently count 14 estates and châteaux in the of Great Western, producing 50 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Great Western go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or game (deer, venison).

Discover the grape variety: Pinot

Pinot noir is a grape variety that originated in France (Burgundy). 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 small bunches, and small grapes. Pinot noir can be found in many vineyards: Burgundy, Alsace, Jura, South-West, Languedoc & Roussillon, Cognac, Bordeaux, Savoie & Bugey, Loire Valley, Champagne, Armagnac, Lorraine, Beaujolais, Rhône Valley, Provence & Corsica.

News from the vineyard of Great Western

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 ...

Vinopolis founder Duncan Vaughan-Arbuckle dies aged 83

Wine merchant and entrepreneur Duncan Vaughan-Arbuckle has passed away aged 83. Vaughan-Arbuckle was the founder and director of Vinopolis, the award-winning wine-themed visitor attraction which was located on London’s Bankside from 1999 to 2015. According to his daughter Desdemona Freeman his interest in wine began when he started trading food and wine in the mid-1970s. ‘He came from the business side of things but wine was clearly his favourite subject,’ she told Decanter. What he found partic ...

Napa ‘library’ auction has rare Screaming Eagle and Harlan magnums

Screaming Eagle, Harlan Estate, Mayacamas and Spottswoode are among the major names featured in the Napa Valley Library Wine Auction via Sotheby’s. More than 50 lots have been assembled for the sale, which began online this week and will culminate in a live auction on 5 February in New York. Organised in partnership with trade body Napa Valley Vintners, the auction includes vintages back to 1978 and wines have been sourced direct from winery cellars. One rare lot involves a magnum of each of Scr ...