Sarah Ahmed reviews Terre à Terre’s latest releases

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On July 7, 2017
Author: Sarah Ahmed Source: http://thewinedetective.co.uk Date: 23 January 2017 A strong wine pedigree lies behind Wrattonbully’s Terre à Terre label.  Xavier Bizot is the son of a former Bollinger chairman, Christian Bizot while Lucy Croser’s father – arch Australian terroirist, Brian Croser – helps explain how the couple ended up making wine from Wrattonbully.  Their vineyard neighbours Croser […]
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Shiraz 2014 in Gourmet Traveller’s Top 100

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On October 20, 2016
Author: Huon Hooke Source: Gourmet Traveller Wine – TOP 100 new releases Review Date: November 1, 2016 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Shiraz 2014 This superb wine is soft, rounded and supple with masses of meaty, spicy, berry and smoky/toasty shiraz and oak aromas. The tannins are smooth and measured, the texture velvety. An easy wine to drink young, but it will also age well. Rated: 94 […]
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Patrick Eckel: “A wine of elegance and finesse”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On October 20, 2016
Author: Patrick Eckel Source: winereviewer.com.au Date: 1 October 2016 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Shiraz 2014 A pretty light red with crimson hues in the glass, a nose of red pastilles, lifted plum and blackberry that benefits from white pepper and cedar french oak. A medium bodied wine that shows background notes of earth with supple tannin and tight grained […]
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Jancis Robinson: “Very long… intense violet fruit”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On August 21, 2016
Author: Jancis Robinson Source: JancisRobinson.com Review Date: Friday August 19, 2016 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Shiraz 2014 From vines planted in 2008. Fermented and macerated for 24 days in one-tonne fermenters and then aged in for 12 months in French barriques (70% new from Vallaurine in the Rhône) before being racked into a five year-old 4,000l foudre for […]
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Terre à Terre wins Gold and Silver in London

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On August 16, 2016
We are very proud to announce that our Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 has been awarded a GOLD medal at the Drinks Business Global Cabernet Sauvignon masters 2016.  And… our Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Shiraz 2014 has been awarded a SILVER medal at the Drink Business Global Syrah Masters 2016. More […]
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Mike Bennie: “fine trim of chalky tannins”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On August 15, 2016
Author: Mime Bennie Source: Wine Business Monthly Review Date: July August 2016 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Shiraz 2014 A concentrated, quietly powerful red wine that shows good inward concentration of red berry, black berry, herbs and spice character while offering a fine trim of chalky tannins. Has a rustic, earth and brick dust character that charms, too. Very good. […]
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James Halliday: “This is a classy wine, period, full stop”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On August 12, 2016
Author: James Halliday/Campbell Mattinson Source: Halliday Wine Companion 2017 Review Date: Thursday August 4, 2016 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Shiraz 2014 Hand-picked, crushed, destemmed, 24 days fermentation and maceration, matured in French barriques (70% new) for 12 months, then transferred to a 5yo 4000l French foudre for a further 6 months, 9% ?14 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon from the Crayeres […]
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Peter Chapman: “It’s another winner”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On August 12, 2016
Author: Peter Chapman Source: Queensland Times (and other syndicated media) Review Date: July 29, 2016 Terre a Terre Crayères Vineyard Shiraz 2015 After praising so many of Xavier Bizot’s wines I started to wonder if I just had to see his name on the bottle to be influenced. So before posting I looked up other wine lover’s comments. Pleased […]
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Huon Hooke: “Lovely”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On July 14, 2016
Author: Huon Hooke Source: huonhooke.com Date: 22 June 2016 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Shiraz 2014 Deep red/purple colour and a rich, meaty, spicy shiraz bouquet complemented by smoky, toasty oak. A delicious wine: soft and fruity, rounded and supple, with nicely measured tannins and abundant spicy, smoky berry flavours. Lovely. Note: 94 Drink: 2016 to […]
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Wine genius: “attractive cool climate Shiraz aromatics”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On July 8, 2016
Source: WineGenius.com Review Date: June 27, 2016 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Shiraz 2014 Mid to deep ruby. Attractive cool climate Shiraz aromatics of white pepper, clove and iron underpinned by high quality French oak. Dry, full bodied and quite fleshy in style with some jubey, tarry fruits and a long rounded finish underpinned by supple tannins. Rated : […]
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