Decanter World Wine Awards 2018 – 1 Silver and 3 Bronze for Terre à Terre

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On June 5, 2018
Results of the Decanter World Wine Awards 2018 (DWWA) are out and all Terre à Terre wines submitted to the Show received a medal: Down to Earth Sauvignon Blanc 2017 : 86 points – Bronze medal Terre à Terre Rouge 2015 : 86 points – Bronze medal Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Reserve 2014 : […]
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Jancis Robinson: “Halfway between South Australia and France!”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On April 18, 2018
Author: Jancis Robinson Source: JancisRobinson.com Date: 25 February 2018 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Reserve 2014 Again, looks slightly cloudy. Really nicely matured and complex on the nose. Both round and refreshing although a little chewy on the end. Cool and fresh and tastes as though it would be very pleasing with food. Halfway between South […]
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Milton Wordley interviews Xavier for winetenquestions.com.au

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On April 18, 2018
Author: Milt Wordley Source: Winetenquestions.com.au Link: http://winetenquestions.com.au/xavier-bizot-terre-a-terre/ Date: 15 March 2018 “Xavier Bizot once said in an interview that the finest wine he had ever tasted was an Australian wine, a bottle of Penfolds 1962 Bin 60A. This interested me as many of my favourite Australian wines are cabernet shiraz blends. Xavier is part of the […]
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Huon Hooke: “Xavier Bizot is bringing Cabernet back”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On April 18, 2018
Huon wrote some nice words just before vintage 2018 on how we are trying tp do our best with our Cabernet Sauvignon from Crayères Vineyard!   Source: therealreview.com.au Link: https://www.therealreview.com/2018/03/13/xavier-bizot-is-bringing-cabernet-back/ Date: 13 March 2018 “Xavier Bizot of Terre à Terre seems a little irritated that South Australia’s south-east, in particular his region Wrattonbully, and his favourite […]
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Huon Hooke: “Serious, structured cabernet for the long haul”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On April 18, 2018
Author: Huon Hooke Source: therealreview.com Date: 19 February 2018 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Reserve 2014 A barrel selection of the best barriques of cabernet from the Crayeres vineyard. The colour is deep and retains a good tinge of purple; the bouquet is sweetly ripe and cassis-like, with no greener elements; the palate is full-bodied and shows superior concentration and […]
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Andrew Graham: “Great Shape”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On October 23, 2017
Author: Andrew Graham Source: ozwinereview.com.au Review Date: September 18 2017 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Reserve 2014 The new reserve release from Terre à Terre. A blend of 95% Wrattonbully Cabernet Sauvignon and 5% Franc. Handpicked, fermented in open top fermenters. Matured for a year in 73% French oak for one year and then in 5 yr old […]
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Tony Love: Crayères Vineyard Reserve 14 in TOP100

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On September 9, 2017
Author: Tony Love Source: the Advertiser – TOP 100 wines Date: 15 July 2017 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Reserve 2014 in TOP 100 The Advertiser An impressive ambassador for Wrattonbully region north of Coonawarra and south of Padthaway. This is a 95:5 proportioned blend of cabernets sauvignon and franc from a limestone and terra rossa vineyard that delivers pure cabernet aromas […]
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Ned Goodwin / James Halliday: “Needs time. Plenty.”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On August 9, 2017
Author: James Halliday/Ned Goodwin Source: Halliday Wine Companion 2018 Review Date: Wednesday August 2, 2017 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Reserve 2014 The inaugural release of this cuvee hails from a close-planted vineyard at the top of a north-south limestone ridge in Wrattonbully, resplendent with prized terra-rosa soils. Matured in a combination of new and used French oak, the wine […]
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Peter Chapman: “one of the best vineyards in South Australia”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On July 13, 2017
Author: Peter Chapman Source: Queensland Times (and other syndicated media) Review Date: July 12, 2017 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Reserve 2014 An addition of 5% Cabernet Franc was given to this cab sav, adding to the deep red fruit flavours that roll through this excellent red.  Made with the care and unique style that stamps this vineyard as […]
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“Tony Love: “balance and drinkability”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On July 6, 2017
Author: Tony Love Source: the Advertiser Date: 5 July 2017 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Reserve 2014 Coonawarra and south of Padthaway. This is a 95:5 proportioned blend of cabernets sauvignon and franc from a limestone and terra rossa vineyard that delivers pure cabernet aromas of crimson to black berries, with subtle senses of leaf – from bay to tobacco – an agreeable earthy texture […]
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