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!
This Sparkling shiraz is widely considered to be the benchmark of Australian Sparkling Shiraz. This traditional method bubbly has spent 9 months ageing on its lees. It is a wonderfully elegant sparkling red wine packed with juicy blackberry and black plum fruit, refreshing acidity and a tiny touch of balancing sweetness. The delicate, soft tannins add structure whilst the finish is...more
50% Grenache 40% Mataro 10% Shiraz. Grenache supplies tangy sour cherry to this blend whilst Mataro offers a savoury cocoa note and Shiraz holds it all together with a backbone of fine tannins and a touch of brambly fruit. The wine is elegant and restrained with a subtle note of vanilla and pretty floral notes.more
67% Shiraz 33% Cabernet Sauvignon. With plenty of sweet spice and brambly black fruit comes a concentrated blackcurrant and vanilla aroma following on to a rich, full bodied palate. The flavour is full of crunchy black fruit with soft tannins, refreshing acidity and a subtle vanilla sweetness.more
The nose on this elegant cabernet is generous, rich and ripe with plenty of classic blackcurrant fruit with cocoa and tobacco notes. The palate is fresh and herbal with thyme notes that lift the concentrated black fruit. Smooth, silky tannins and a wonderful freshness on the finish.more
Bottle 75cl £400.00