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Sam Kim (Wine Orbit) – The Stiletto Pinot Gris 2020

Sam Kim (Wine Orbit) – The Stiletto Pinot Gris 2020

Adelaide Hills, 94 Points, 5 Stars Gorgeously ripe and elegantly lifted, the bouquet shows white flesh peach, fig, poached pear and floral aromas, followed by a wonderfully focused palate delivering excellent concentration and length. It's refined and linear, while offering delectable flavours, making it highly enjoyable. At its best: now to 2025 Reviewed: October 2020

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Sam Kim (Wine Orbit) – The Dagger Pinot Noir 2020

Sam Kim (Wine Orbit) – The Dagger Pinot Noir 2020

Adelaide Hills, 93 Points, 5 Stars Delightfully elegant and bright, the inviting bouquet shows sweet cherry, thyme, almond and subtle mushroom aromas, leading to a finely textured palate delivering pristine fruit flavours together with silky mouthfeel and polished tannins. At its best: now to 2025 Reviewed: October 2020

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Royal Adelaide Wine Show 2020

Royal Adelaide Wine Show 2020

We Won! Tim and Nick were presented with the Arkaba Cellars Trophy at the recent Royal Adelaide Wine Show as our 2020 The Foil Sauvignon Blanc was declared the best in it's category. Tim's first Gold medal was at the same show 52 years ago... clearly he hasn't lost his touch! Watch the video to see the judge's review:   Don't miss out on this award winning wine. Purchase yours today!  

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The Cudlee Creek Fire

The Cudlee Creek Fire

The Cudlee Creek Adelaide Hills fire started near us. From the time of sighting the first relatively small plume of smoke until it engulfed our house was no more than two hours. Riposte administration is run from a home office at Lenswood. The property has a view of the Mt Crawford Forest to the north‑east and is surrounded by vineyards and bushland elsewhere. We are in a high-risk area so we have had a detailed fire plan for over ten years, practicing our fire drill every spring. As participants in Tarmac Rally...

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