Barossa Valley

The Barossa Valley is a major wine-producing region and tourist destination of South Australia, located 60 km northeast of Adelaide. It is the valley formed by the North Para River, and the Barossa Valley Way is the main road through the valley, connecting the main towns on the valley floor of Nuriootpa, Tanunda, Rowland Flat and Lyndoch.
Posts about Barossa Valley
  • 2010 Torbreck The Steading I love Torbreck wines and their cool...

    … 2010 Torbreck The Steading I love Torbreck wines and their cool Aussie vibe. This one’s a GSM (Grenache-Syrah-Mourvèdre) that’s all sorts of delicious. Smoky red fruit, purple flowers, and clove on the nose. Ripe and full red/purple fruit and fruit leather on the palate along with baking spices. Alcohol and acidity really carry this wine. 4/5 bones $$$ Grenache, Shiraz (Syrah), Mataro (Mourvèdre) 15% abv Barossa Valley, AUSTRALIA …

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  • Winebits 350: Three-tier, wine prices, wine marketing

    … and international the wine business is — that if Napa Valley or Mendoza, Argentina or Barossa Valley, Australia fell into a giant sinkhole tomorrow, we would all be the poorer for it, but overall world wine prices would still not be much affected.” He also notes that many media types figure only rich people drink wine, and so deserve higher prices. I’m not so…

    The Wine Curmudgeon- 5 readers -