Toni Paterson: “highly sophisticated drop”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On October 23, 2017
Author: Toni Paterson Source: therealreview.com Date: 21 October 2017 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Cabernet Franc 2015 Bright, focused and poised with textbook cherry and cranberry aromas. The supple mid-palate has the perfect amount of weight with fine, framing tannin and balancing acidity. It is a wine with clarity, energy and class. A highly-sophisticated drop that will age beautifully over time. Highly […]
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Peter Chapman: “Go online to secure”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On October 23, 2017
Author: Peter Chapman Source: Queensland Times (and other syndicated media) Review Date: September 26, 2017 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Cabernet Franc 2015 Just the second batch of this style from one of our top wineries.  The variety built its reputation in Bordeaux and the Loire Valley and winemaker Xavier Bizot has produced a worthy Aussie adversary.  Go […]
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Deborah Jackson: “very good wine”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On October 23, 2017
Author: Deborah Jackson Source: National Liquor News Review Date: September 2017 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Cabernet Franc 2015 The palate is very bright blackcurrant and blackberries with very good tannins on the finish, the sign of a very good wine.   Price : $40
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Patrick Eckel: “competing spectrum of flavours”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On September 9, 2017
Author: Patrick Eckel Source: winereviewer.com.au Review Date: August 31 2017 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Cabernet Franc 2015 Cabernet Franc is more often part of a blend than a single varietal release in Australia, however the grape can provide such a compelling spectrum of flavours, a characteristic found in this release from Terre a Terre.  The wine was sourced from the […]
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Gary Walsh: “very, very good”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On September 9, 2017
Author: Gary Walsh Source: winefront.com.au Review Date: September 7 2017 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Cabernet Franc 2015 Wonderful to see more straight bottlings of Cabernet Franc. It’s a grape worthy of extra attention. Spice and perfume, blackcurrant, briar and mint, a subtle sweet earth and coffee grounds bass note. Medium bodied, red and blackcurrant, bramble and spice, fat and […]
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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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Mike Bennie: “Seriously good wine this”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On February 10, 2017
Author: Mike Bennie Source: Wine Business Monthly Review Date: January February 2017 TOP 100 WINES OF 2016 Terre à Terre Crayères Vineyard Cabernet Franc 2014 Seriously good wine, this – DNA of great cabernet franc wines with briar, saltbush, dark berries, pepper and clove spice, whiffs of seaspray in the bouquet. The palate is succulent, long, medium weight. There’s […]
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Jancis Robinson: “it is very pretty and satisfying”

  • 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 Cabernet Franc 2014 First release of this wine from vines planted in 2008. Hand picked on 8 April and fermented at Tiers winery in Adelaide Hills for 24 days before being put into barriques (30% new) for 18 months’ maturation. Very round and […]
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