Australia has taken the wine world by storm in the last thirty years with well-made, varietally labelled wines appealing to consumers across the world. Full-throttled, assertive Shiraz put Australia firmly on the radar of wine lovers. Far from resting on their laurels, winemakers and winegrowers have pushed the boundaries and set to experiment and innovate. From concentrated sparkling of Tasmania, steely and mineral Rieslings of Clare Valley, to elegant Chardonnay and Pinot Noir of Victoria, the country’s new wine generation is confident with expressing Australia’s dazzling variety of terroirs.
Armit Wines is proud to be working with Dowie Doole, a producer that perfectly incarnates Australia’s modern approach to wine. Not to be fooled by their fun, approachable range, their wines are precise and expressive. Experimenting with different grape varieties, their wines are made to be enjoyed and shared!
"Red Rock Terrace displays a beautiful core of blackcurrant, crème de cassis and juicy red plums. Hiding behind the gorgeous sweet fruit, fragrant notes of cordial, cocoa and liquorice emerge with time in the glass. Laser-beam precision is supported by the finest, grippiest tannins imaginable. Those tannins carry the beautifully concentrated fruit to a long, long finish. Effortless and perfectly...more
"Brooding yet sensuous, Gravelly Meadow reveals earthy, savoury, meaty notes the nose, along with blackcurrants, blueberries and mulberries. There are subtle hints of herbs, tobacco and cedarwood. Once again, the tannic structure is impeccable and perfectly integrated. This says more about the superb quality of the fruit than it does about the 100% new oak. Gravelly Meadow is Diamond Creek’s...more
"Volcanic Hill shows intense notes of cassis, blackcurrant, blueberries and black cherries, followed by violets, cocoa and cordial. This is full bodied and opulent, yet the tannic structure is beautifully integrated and nothing is overblown – the balance is impeccable. It also manages to be seriously refreshing. Cedar, sweet spice, tobacco, graphite and the faintest hint of truffle all emerge...more
Bottle 75cl £20.66
Bottle 75cl £23.82