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!
Hailed a curvy, racy beauty from Antonio Galloni and a fascinating wine from Monica Larner, Sassicaia 2017 is one of the most anticipated releases of the year. Sassicaia 2017 is a blend of 85% Cabernet Sauvignon and 15% Cabernet Franc. In her preview assessment of the wine, Larner describes incredibly well the tension existing from vintner and vintage and how, like...more
Bottle 75cl £172.68
Peace of Eden comes from two low-yielding vineyards on the Eastern facing slopes of the Barossa Ranges. Crystalline purity is the hallmark of this Riesling whose bright citrus-lime fragrance leads to a palate that is dazzlingly crisp and full of Granny Smith apple, pithy lemon and flecked with subtle petrol notes. A delicious, sinewy Riesling that deserves some serious attention.more
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A beautiful Cabernet bouquet of blackcurrant and mint with dark berried, spicy Shiraz and soft red fruIt's from the Merlot. The palate is soft and juicy exhibiting flavours blackcurrant, blackberry and plum with a touch of nutmeg spice. The tannins are fine, long and soft making it ideal for early drinking or short term maturation (3-5 years).more
Bottle 75cl £12.08
“The palate; dry, long and fine, revealing lovely citrus fruits; pink grapefruit, and tangerine. Combined with strawberries and raspberry adding fruit sweetness. Finishing with a lovely acid line delicately balanced with a slight phenolic grip from the Vermentino.” Armit Winesmore
Bottle 75cl £16.82