Is this the next most exciting cool climate variety after Pinot Noir? The team at Debortoli think so!

February 27, 2020

Like Pinot Noir? Like Beaujolais? Want to try a cracking example of Gamay (the grape variety used to produce Beaujolais) from winemaking genius Steve Webber, Chief winemaker at De Bortoli wines. Steve fell in love with Beaujolais whilst doing vintage in France and thought this light - medium bodied, fruit-driven variety, much akin to Pinot in style should do well in Australia.
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Halliday's favourite Riesling since his teens!

February 18, 2020

We love ourselves some quality Riesling here at Covert HQ and today's wine has been our pick over the last couple of months.

Hailing from almost 40 year old vines in Western Australia's Margaret River region, the 2018 Ashbrook Estate Riesling is an absolute stunner. It's cho...
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Sons of Eden Marschall Barossa Valley Shiraz 2018

February 25, 2019

When the big man (James Halliday, Australia's foremost authority on all things vino) talks, we and the rest of the Australian wine community generally tend to listen. So when Mr Halliday started waxing lyrical about a $30 Barossa Shiraz, awarding it 96 points, describing it as "An unashamed full-bodied shiraz that has perfect balance, a rare beast indeed. Blackberry, satsuma plum and polished ch...
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