Episode 511 - Fab, New and Under $20!
Greetings, welcome back Jesse and Nikki – the kids are back!
Some super wines on free tasting today and tomorrow. Details below. Sante!
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Free Tasting Weekend! Friday 21st from 4pm & Saturday 22nd June 11-5pm.
Featuring 2017 Apsley Gorge chardonnay(!) with 3 new wines from Hughes and Hughes
And 3 new releases from (Nick) Haddow (Jeremy) Dineen Pinot, Gris and Pet Nat.
And- Simple Cider –Hot Mulled Cherry cider on tasting and sale by the glass!
Exclusive specials available on the night
Big Beer Tasting Wednesday June 26th 5.30pm – 6:45pm.
25 beers from all around the world. $20ea.
Only 12 tickets left. Click here to book
Cool Wine Magnum Tasting, 8 stunning magnums (= two cool bottles!)
Pol Roger Champagne, Burgundy, Italian and Tasmanian aged wines with entree style food. Nice!- join us for this rare treat or ring with any queries Details- web page.
Friday 28th June 5.45-7.15 PM. Tug Bar, T42. $75ea, must pre book.
Cracking Guigal Mixed or straight dozen Deal
Fave French Rhones - cracking 2015 shiraz/grenache, complex ’17 Blanc and crisp 2017 Rose.
All $23ea, $21.50ea 2+ (was $25.50)
FREE MAGNUM With every dozen –Limited! (mixed or straight)Apsley Gorge bonanza! (get one of each for $110!)
2016 and 2017 Chardonnay - Cult Tassie white, layers of flavour. $61.50, $56ea for 2+
2015 Pinot Noir - Wow, such stellar, intense wine, but sadly, limited $62, $60ea for 2+ New Euro Red six pack $99- with a free Guigal Cotes du Rhone half bottle!!
Super 6 pack of smooth drinking French, Italian and Spanish –with a freebie.
2017 Reverie Cab/shiraz 2016 Santa Cristina Sangiovese,2016 Chapoutier Billa Haut shiraz, 2017 Torres Spanish grenache,2018 Monili Primitivo, ’16 Vald. Tempranillo.Classy WA-Vasse Felix deal- 20% off!
Classy Margaret River wines $24.50 ea, $22.50 ea for any 2+ !! (was $30)
2018 Filius Chardonnay Classy well made peach/citrus notes, l oak. A chardy bargain!
2016 Cabernet sauvignon- deep cassis and chocolate notes- great now, will cellar 5 years+
Fab new and under $20
2017 Lost Buoy (booee) shiraz
Fab value nicely weighted Mclarenvale shiraz
$18.50, $17.50 ea for 2+
2017 Reverie shiraz cab – Languedoc France
Gutsy Sth French, great warming quaff and value
$18.50,$16.50 ea 2+
2017 Rocky Gully Riesling (Frankland Estate, WA-organic)
Best sub $20 riesling we have seen this year, dry lemon/lime sherbet- Super.
$19, $18ea 2+
2017 Torres ‘Vina sol’ –Barcelona Spain.
Simple clean fresh citrus hinted nose and palette, low alcohol, lovely quaffing.
$17ea, $15 ea for 2+!!
New !! 2018 Cool Wine ‘East Coast’ pinot noir
Light, bright cherry berry notes- fresh and fun to drink now. Terrific Tas pinot value!
$18.50, $17.50 ea 2+
2017 Wirra Wirra McLaren vale Shiraz
X factor here-This wine delivers with smooth chocolaty shiraz fruit.
$17.50, $16.50 ea for 2 +Fantastic new French –Wines of the Week All from stunning vintages.
2017 Dom. Pichot Vouvray- Delish off dry Loire Chenin
2016 JL Chave – ‘Mon Coeur’ Cotes du Rhone-
This wine, from a cult maker, is densely packed with spicy brambly shiraz fruit that unwinds over a day or 3.
Intense and juicy- super food wine. Limited.
$36 ea (was $42)
2015 Domaine Leflaive Pouilly-Fuisse White Burgundy.
Classy lengthy, textured chardonnay – with more stone fruit than ever.
$68 (was $80)
2015 St Estephe de Calon Segur –Red Bordeaux
Seductive ‘cassis’ notes, with brambly length. Classic year for ripeness.
$56 ea (was $62)
2009 Coyeux Muscat Beaumes de Venise
Luscious sweet wine from Sth Rhone- a treat with soft and blue cheese.
$24 (was $29) 375ml.Spoil of the month
2017 John Duval ‘Entity’ Shiraz – just awarded 99 JH points-!
Yes we have a small amount –$52 each- max 6, email us to order.
In the mean time-
2012 John Duval Entity Shiraz Magnums- $135 ea (was $145) Limited.
Well this was my 99 point rating at the recent tasting with John and his son Tim. Stunning all occasion wine that will cellar another 10 years plus.Featured Specials
2010 Burge family Olive Hill Mouvedre
Primed to drink now with spicy fruitcake and blackberry fruit.
$25ea (were $29) - Last stocks.
2017 Delamere Chardonnay NE Tas.
Current Tas chardie standout.
Beautiful balance of stone/white peach/nougat notes with subtle new oak to give real presence to a vibrant palate.
Fran Austin has crafted a marvellous cool climate wine here. Enjoy now, cellar 3-6 years.
$35, $34ea for 2+ (was $42)
2017 Frogmore Chardonnay SE Tas
Alain’s seductive hand with chardonnay continues here, and terrific value!
$28.50, $26.50 ea for 2+ (was $33)
2017 Milton Riesling of the Week (East Coast Tas)
Balanced lime citrus, back bone drinking super well now.
East Coast Tas. We like this –and what a great price.
$23.50, $21.50 ea for 2+ ($120 for 6!) (was $27)
2016 Antionori Peppoli Chianti Classico Halves (375 ml)
Just classic Tuscan sangiovese with typical sweet sour red cherry all over, in a super handy size! And Ideal for short term cellaring 2-4 years.
$21.50 - less 15% off this week = $18.75 ea!
2016 Yangarra McLaren vale Shiraz
Bargain red 97 pts From Hallidays Top 100
$28.50ea, $26.50 ea for 2+ (was $36!)
NEW VINTAGE Torbreck 2017 Woodcutters Shiraz
Packed with small berry fruit and spice, the perfect mid week red.
Drink now or cellar for 5yrs+.
$26.50ea, $24.95ea for 2+
$130 for 6! (was $28.50)
Ventisquero 2017 Carmenere.
Fast becoming a cult fave.
Great little Chilean red along the lines of a cabernet.
Medium to full bodied, rich with small berry fruit wrapped in smooth tannins.
It never lasts long in the shop.
$19.50 or $18.50ea for 2+Cabernets of the week- great prices on these Winter warming juicy cassis like Cabs.
2016 Longview Devils Elbow
Brilliant drinking now, cellar 3-5 years.
$23, $20ea (wow!!) for 2+ (Was $24.95)
2016 Schild Barossa
Typically juicy Barossa Cab.
$18.50ea, $17 each for 2+
2013 42 South Cabernet Merlot
Yep this actually works, with some nice bottle age.
$24ea, $20 each for 2+ BIG REDS sale!! Select any 3 or more for $20each!! (LAST WEEK,seriously!)
2017 Three Dark Horses Shiraz. Classic McLaren vale, plummy, dark cherry fruit. (norm $25).
2016 Jeanneret Shiraz. Clare valley classic, super ‘slurpy’ shiraz. (norm $26)
2016 Bellevue Shiraz. Long time staff fave, great fruit, balanced oak. (norm $24)
2017 First Drop Mothers Milk Shiraz (Barossa) Smooth and luscious, ample fruit. (norm $27)
2016 Dandelion Shiraz. Ripping McLaren vale red. (norm $26)
2016 The Barry Bros. Clare Valley Shiraz Cab, great winter sipping (norm $23)
2016 Teusner The independent Shiraz Mataro. Deeply fruited beauty! (norm $26)
2017 Lopez Cristobal Robel. Big juicy Spanish Tempranillo Merlot blend. (norm $29)
2016 Chapoutier Bila Haut Ripping Roussillon blend, YUM!! (norm $24)BIG Tasmanian Pinot Sale!!
Buy any 6+ mixed or straight and take a further $1.00 off per bottle*
2018 Haddow Dineen $47, $45ea for 2+ Ripping new release, savoury and textural.
2017 Sailor Seeks Horse $55 Classic savoury style. Limited!
2017 Quiet Mutiny ‘Venus Rising’ $48.50ea Beautifully crafted, gaining intensity.
2017 Lime Kiln Point (by Derwent Estate) $23.50 (was $28) surprisingly punchy, value.
2016 Third Child ‘TN’ Pinot $28, $26ea 2+ (was $29.50) Drinking so well now, a bargain!
2015 Third Child Pinot $25, $23ea 2+ primed to drink now. Ditto bargain etc.
2017 Kelvedon $34.50, $32.50ea 2+ New typically spicy red/black berry notes.
2017 Milton $34.50ea, $31ea 2+! Latest release .
2017 Dalrymple $33, $30 ea 2+ (was $35.95) persistent, lingering palate.
2017 Laurel Bank $33ea, $31ea 2+ (was $34.50) Deep and rich, cracking value!Our own selection Cool Wine Tasmanian cleanskins ‘Clean skins’
2013 Tas Premium Derwent Valley Pinot Noir
So many fans of this deeply weighted dark cherry / savoury Derwent valley pinot.
This week only (limited!)
$21ea, $19ea 2+ (was $23)
New !! 2018 Cool Wine ‘East Coast’ pinot noir
Light, bright cherry berry notes- fresh and fun to drink now.
Terrific Tas pinot value!
$18.50, $17.50ea 2+
2018 Tas Derwent Valley Riesling
Super ‘rizza’dry with lime hints
$17.50ea, $16.50ea 2+
2013 Coal valley Chardonnay
Great bottle age gives this a punchy palate
$16.50, $15 ea for 2+! Bubbles!
Jansz Brut and Rose, 42 South Brut and Rose
Riva Italian Prosecco, Lonia Spanish Cava
$24.50ea, $22.50 ea for 3+, $131 for 6
Mixed any way you likeEuropean Specials!
2015 Conde Valdemar Rioja- Tempranillo (Spain)
Wow- terrific new Tempranillo from this classy “old school’ Rioja producer.
Darkly fruited with typical spice, hints of leather and herb.
$22, $ 21ea for 2+ (Was $25)
2017 Corte Giara Pinot Grigio (Italy)
Crisp zippy lemony dry NE Italian grigio
$18, $17ea for 2+
Pierre Amadieu - Cotes du Rhone (France)
2016 Rouge, 2017 Rose & 2017 Blanc.
Three great examples of Rhone deliciousness!
Mix and match to get the lower price…
$22ea, $20ea for any 3+ (was $27.90)
Hugel 2017 Gentil
Cracking dry Alsace riesling blend
$22ea (was $27!)
2017 Marc Bredif Vouvray (France)
Absolutely delicious Vouvray!
$28.50ea, $26.50ea 2+
2015 Montessu (Italy)
Wow - a cracking full bodied Sardinian red.
Chockers with smooth blue/blackberry fruits and lightly savoury finish.
A fab Italian food wine and great for short term cellaring.
$29, $28ea 2+ (was $34)
Hugel 2016 Riesling
Cracking dry Alsace Riesling
2015 Isole Olena Chianti Classico (Italy)
Superb Chianti Classic (Sangiovese) from a standout vintage.
Ripe black fruits and currants on a lengthy palate.
$36.50, $35ea for 2+ (was $42) NEW BEERS
NEW and back in stock beers from: Green Beacon, Dainton, Sierra Nevada, CoConspirators, Anderson Valley, Bear Republic, Batch Brewing, Jacobinus, Lion stout, Belching Beaver, The Grifter Brewing, Sailors Grave, Wayward, Hargreaves Hill and Garage Project/Mountain Goat collab
Beer Specials: Buy any 6+ Weihenstephaner beers and receive a FREE Weihenstephaner beer glass!LHG West Coast IPA $9.95, Stone Ripper Pale Ale $5, North End Become the Ocean Gose $6.90, Wilde Beer Sleeping Limes $5.50, Bridge Road Enigma $4, Lord Nelson Peking Poppi $4, Mountain Goat Gose $4, Brew dog jet black heart $18 per 4pk, Samuel Smith India Ale $7.95 ea, North Brewing Coffee coconut porter $6ea, Royal Jamaican Ginger Beer $29.95 6/pack, Moo Brew Pale Ale & Pilsner 6/pack $19.95ea, Modus Operandi Sonic Prayer 500ml Can $8.95ea, Liefmans Fruitesse $5ea, Karlovacko $3ea, Old Wives Ale Get Frukt $4.95ea, Yeastie Boys Gunnamatta $6ea, Deschutes Obsidian $7ea; Stone Export $6ea; La Chouffe 750ml $15ea
Nikki’s Beers of the Week
Tiny Rebel Peaches & Cream IPA (UK)
Lovely peach flavour present, hazy, a touch of sweetness with a well rounded bitter finish
Black Hops Super Hornet Double IPA (AUS)
Outstanding DIPA from Black Hops. Big hoppy aroma, really nicely balanced.
A must try for IPA and DIPA fans!
Rebel King Imperial Stout (Norway)
Roasted coffee and cocoa flavour, lovely mouthfeel, with a medium bitterness.
Quite an easy to drink Imperial Stout.
$11.95 (96/100 Ratebeer)
Cheers, Coolwine Cru “Yea, I’m known in all the boroughs-”