PUNT ROAD CHRISTMAS INSTAGRAM COMP

A few Christmas parties at our place this week…and a few to come…don’t forget to tag us on your Punt Road Xmas Instagram post with @puntrdwines and#puntroadxmas and if we share it, you get a bottle of wine and 4 picnic glasses. Cheers!

There’s no Gris like snow Gris

Don’t need a fridge in New York right now…plenty of convenient snow around. #Repost @downundernyc (@get_repost)

Sensible uses for snow. @puntrdwines @yarravalleywine @timsmithbarossa @vintryfinewines @kiwiananyc @petitpoiscville @ajojedapons @skurnikwines @benhaineswine @wineaustralia

New member of the Punt Road Team!

Very happy to welcome new winemaker, Angus Ridley, to the Punt Road team.

Today he looked after the crew from Kisumé and Kong, giving them a great rundown on the Yarra Valley, our vineyards and winemaking. He’s not exactly a newby to the region with years under his belt winemaking at Coldstream Hills.

Welcome, Angus!

Reading between the vines

The old blocks of the Napoleone vineyard, planted between 1987 and 2001 using the I10V1 clone. Chardonnay looking a picture, 2017 Punt Road just released…2018 here in the making.

 

New Release 2014 Punt Road Sparkling

With everything else going on, did we tell you we had released the 2014 Punt Road Chardonnay Pinot Sparkling? Sorry! 3 years on lees, a beautiful fine bead, flavour, flavour, flavour and ready for summer…

Click here to get your Christmas stock!

Pinot Noir off to a flying start!

Pinot Noir off to a flying start…and how’s the weather, just quietly? Magic.
Looking good for the weekend too, so head out to see us if you can.

Franc ‘17 love from Q Wine…almost sold out, be quick!

Tim Shand has nailed this style. There’s no Cabernet Franc like it. Moreish and ridiculously juicy, it’s the business. As per the back label, “Bottled whilst bursting with fruit and juvenile charm.”

Wild, funky, fruity – delicious!

100% whole bunch and weighing in at only 12.5%, this is such a delightful medium bodied number.

Juicy is certainly the word with some acidity crunch for good measure. Whiffs of twigs, clove and a late charge from Ribena before blue and purple fruits glide through with a fine spice tickle at the death. Bloody moreish. I could drink buckets of this. A great wine for those keen to step outside their comfort zone for a relatively inexpensive outlay. Run to this.

Drink now to three years.

93/100

Region: Yarra Valley
RRP: $22
Source: Sample

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Punt Road Pinot Gris in The States!

Punt Road Pinot Gris now pouring at Armada in Santa Barbara, California…if you’re in the area!
#Repost @downundernyc

Excited to try some @puntrdwines Pinot Gris on the pour here @armadasb in #santabarbara #aussie @remygiannico

 

2016 Punt Road Pinot – Gold Medal Winner!

Now it’s official! Punt Road 2016 Pinot Noir has scored a GOLD Medal at the inaugural Australian Pinot Noir Challenge. Winemaker, Tom Hill, has grabbed a bottle…unmm…now it’s your turn!