Wine Companion Magazine: The Sauvignon Factor

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On December 27, 2017
Author: Ben Thomas Source: Wine Companion Date: 1 December 2017 The Sauvignon Factor There can be so much more to sauvignon blanc than meets the eye.  We talk to a number of producers about this often-maligned varietal and its incredible potential. If there’s a single glass of wine you can put your nose into and instantly identify, it’s sauvignon […]
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Tony Love: “drum-roll … cabernet franc”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On December 27, 2017
Author: Tony Love Source: the Advertiser Date: 16 December 2017 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Cabernet Franc 2015 After all the end of year what’s hot, what’s next and best ofs, there’s one last favourite mini-trend I’ve loved and want to see more of. It is … drum roll … cabernet franc. Volume wise, recognition wise, it’s a rarity here. Its better-known […]
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Andrew Graham: “still unfurling”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On November 15, 2017
We did a tasting of Top shelf Australian Cabernet, including our 2013, in October 2015 and we did it again, with the same wines, in October 2017.  Here is what happened: https://www.ozwinereview.com/2017/11/super-premium-cabernets-look-two-years-later.html Our Terre à Terre Cabernet Sauvignon, from 9-year-old vines at the time, was looking very much in its own environment. It was great tasting […]
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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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2017 Vintage report

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On June 26, 2017
CRAYÈRES VINEYARD – WRATTONBULLY The 2017 vintage was a surprisingly long wait. Late flowering led to late véraison and thus a late harvest. However, this is not to say that 2017 was a cool vintage; in fact it was warmer than average but without any heatwaves. It was also quite humid at times, however beneficial […]
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Terre à Terre helps fund Palaeontology research project in Naracoorte Caves

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On May 31, 2017
31 May 2017 – Adelaide A project led by a team of scientists from The University of Adelaide has just been approved under the ARC Linkage Projects 2016: Naracoorte caves: a critical window on faunal extinctions and past climates. This project aims to establish an unprecedented record of biodiversity and environmental change at Australia’s richest Quaternary […]
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Down to Earth wins GOLD at Drinks Business Global Masters

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On May 28, 2017
Down to Earth Sauvignon Blanc 2015 has been awarded Gold Medal at the Drinks Business Global Masters Sauvignon Blanc 2016.  This is a great achievement for our little Savvy to be judged so highly against other world class example of the variety, we are humbled! https://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2017/04/sauvignon-blanc-masters-2017-results-and-analysis/  
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Huon Hooke: “Adelaide Hills Sparkles”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On September 26, 2016
Source: TheRealReview.com / new and noteworthy Author: Huon Hooke Date: 20 September 2016 Adelaide Hills sparkling wine has been partially eclipsed by Tasmania in the bubbly conversation, but the wineries have been quietly getting on with the job. I was surprised to learn that there are 32 sparkling wines produced in the Hills today, most […]
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Huon Hooke: “Terre à Terre treats”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On August 25, 2016
Author: Huon Hooke Source: therealreview.com Date: Tuesday August 23, 2016 Link: http://www.therealreview.com/2016/08/23/terre-a-terre-treats/ Terre à Terre is the label of Xavier Bizot and Lucy Croser, and draws its grapes from their own Crayères vineyard in the Wrattonbully region – north of Coonawarra. Lucy is a daughter of Brian and Ann Croser of Tapanappa (tastings) and formerly Petaluma (tastings); Xavier is a son […]
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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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