Chateau Tanunda in top 10% of Wineries in Halliday Wine Companion 2017

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

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Today saw the release of this year’s much anticipated Halliday Wine Companion 2018 and it has been another big one!

 Château Tanunda was once again named a Red Five Star Winery for the third year running, with two wines rated 95 points, and a further 11 wines rated 90-94 Points.

 Some of the highlights include:

50 Year Old Vines Shiraz 2014: 95 Points

Terroirs of the Barossa ‘Greenock’ Shiraz 2015: 95 Points

The Chateau 'Bethanian' Shiraz 2015: 94 Points

Grand Barossa Shiraz 2015: 94 Points

Grand Barossa Shiraz 2014: 94 Points

 This is huge news for the Terroirs of the Barossa Greenock Shiraz 2015, and especially the 50 Year Old Vines Shiraz 2014 to get 95 Points after being awarded a Masters+Gold at the Global Syrah Masters 2017 just last week.

 The Halliday Wine Companion is authored by the pre-eminent wine writer of Australia, James Halliday. It is widely regarded as the bible of Australian wine. A red five star rating recognizes sustained excellence and puts the winery into the top 10% of wineries in the country. It is classified as:  “An outstanding winery regularly producing wines of exemplary quality and typicity. Will have at least two wines rated at 95 points or above, and had a five-star rating for the previous two years. 282 wineries, 10%”

95 Points +: 2 Wines

 50 Year Old Vines Barossa Shiraz 2014

Rating 95

 Terroirs of the Barossa Greenock Shiraz 2015

Rating 95 

90-94 Points: 11 Wines

The Château Bethanian Barossa Valley Shiraz 2015

Rating 94

Grand Barossa Shiraz 2015

Rating 94

Grand Barossa Shiraz 2014

Rating 94

50 Year Old Vines Barossa Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

Rating 93

The Château Single Vineyard Shiraz 2014

Rating 93

Chorus Barossa Grenache Shiraz Mataro 2014

Rating 93

 

Newcastle Barossa Syrah Grenache Mourvedre Cinsault Carignan 2015

Rating 93

Grand Barossa Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

Rating 92

Chorus Barossa Tempranillo Garnacha Graciano 2014

Rating 91

Dahlitz Single Vineyard Barossa Merlot 2014

Rating 90

Barossa Tower Shiraz 2015

Rating 90