2018 Big Easy Radio Forget Babylon Touriga Malbec

Super slurpy, ripe and delicious, this is a wicked red wine for all occasions.
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Winemaker Matt Head want's to make good wine easy. Big Easy Radio is his project that has taken over 20 years in the wine industry to come to fruition.

The wines are all about interest with easy drinkability. This smooth, luscious Langhorne Creek red is the perfect example of what he's trying to achieve.

Here Matt combines Touriga Nacional and Malbec from two vineyards near Lake Alexandrina. These varieties compliment each other beautifully. Big flavours of plum, blackberry and a plume of exotic spice on the noses with silky smooth tannins and a luxurious mouthfeel. It's very easy drinking, indeed.

Great packaging, great juice - a double win from a new label making waves.

Do you find yourself railing against the constant bombardment of corporate lies and government shenanigans? Do you find yourself cranking up Rage Against the Machine and thrashing around the lounge room like a whirling dervish loudly declaring "hell no I won't drink what they tell me..... hell no I won't drink what they tell me" Us too. Never fear, Big Easy Radio has got your sweet ass covered. Forget Babylon - meet Touriga/Malbec, your new drinking partner.

Touriga has a Portuguese bloodline; fiery, sultry and robust with a passionate heart. Here it teams up with Malbec, a grape of Gallic heritage, thick skinned, sexy and fully armed with that anti-establishment streak that seems common in the scraggy wilds of its home in Sud-Ouest France. Here they find their home in that revolutionary hot-bed to Adelaide's Sud-Est - Langhorne Creek.

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    Trevor S.
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    2 years ago
    Rated 4 out of 5 stars
    Interesting blend

    A bizarre name but a really nice wine. Been a Malbec fan for a few years but only discovered Touriga a couple of years ago. They blend nicely in this bottle.

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