Summer wine reviews by Tyson Stelzer
96 POINTS // $65
Long a mainstay of Teusner's range, Albert has forever been my favourite, and confidently remains the best, even as his portfolio expands upwards and...
Wine reviews for spring with Tyson Stelzer
96 POINTS // $75
St Jakobi Vineyard Shiraz
A dense singularity of black fruit power and high cocoa dark chocolate oak is the signature of Oscar, but it...
Wine reviews for winter with Tyson Stelzer
96 POINTS // $75
A slick and sophisticated Gask that unites tremendous depth of black fruits with magnificent Eden Valley white pepper and spice, at once...
HENTLEY FARM H-BLOCK BAROSSA VALLEY 2016
96 POINTS // $175
A beautifully succulent, bright and fragrant blend that leads out with the aromatic violet lift and blackcurrant crunch of Cabernet and rolls into the...
YALUMBA THE CALEY 2013
97 POINTS // $349
A beautifully composed blend that seamlessly unites the tension of Cabernet with the body of Shiraz, drawing out magnificent, fine-boned finesse and great acid/tannin confidence in...
JACOB'S CREEK JOHANN BAROSSA VALLEY SHIRAZ 2012
96 POINTS // $120
Johann has changed recipe in recent years, and 2012 is more than 80% Shiraz, sourced predominantly from the 90-year-old vines of the Willandra...
Yalumba The Caley Cabernet Shiraz 2012
98 Points // $350
Calm, seamless and effortless, this is the reincarnation of the 50/50 Coonawarra/Barossa blends of Yalumba of a half-century ago, lifted by a modern refinement and a...
Henschke Hill of Grace 2012
99 Points // $825
There is an effortless, calm, indeed graceful purity to this vintage that captures the essence of this historic and celebrated site. A grand, expansive complexity juxtaposes restraint...