2020 Coriole Barbera

The Coriole Barbera is one of the best examples of the variety in Australia. This release from the excellent 2019 vintage doesn't disappoint.
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The visionary team at Coriole in Mclaren Vale have been pioneers of Italian varietals since 1985, making them one of the godfathers of Mediterranean wines in this country.

The famous Shiraz region has become a second home for the rustic varietals native to Italy and Spain, and Coriole's Barbera is a first class example.

It's a juicy, jubey, boisterous style of red which will take you by the hand and lead you on down to flavour town.

A delicious 'drink me now' red and undoubtedly one of the country's most loveable Barberas!

Coriole planted Barbera in the late 90’s when the first of several new clones were introduced from Europe. Barbera is renowned for producing a fresh bright and youthful wine style with marked acidity and quite low and approachable tannins. It can be consumed happily on its own and is very satisfying with a range of savoury foods.

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4.3
Rated 4.3 out of 5 stars
Based on 3 reviews
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3 reviews
  • DW
    Derek W.
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    Wine Knowledge Level Beginner
    2 years ago
    Wine Knowledge Level Beginner
    Rated 4 out of 5 stars
    2020 Drop

    Lovely drop

  • PJ
    Paul J.
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    Wine Knowledge Level Enthusiast
    4 years ago
    Wine Knowledge Level Enthusiast
    Rated 4 out of 5 stars
    Good

    It was very nice

  • SR Profile picture for Sian R.
    Sian R.
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    Wine Knowledge Level Enthusiast
    5 years ago
    Wine Knowledge Level Enthusiast
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    Coriole Barbera was everything we expected and more

    Excellent wine. Exceeded expectations?

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Coriole

Coriole is a McLaren Vale institution.

It's a winery with two sides. On one hand, they craft classic regional versions of Shiraz and Cabernet which are exemplary. On the other, they have been a trailblazer for emerging varieties (Italian varieties, in particular) in Australia.

Owner and winemaker, Mark Lloyd was one of the first in the country to experiment with Sangiovese and Fiano and has been hugely influential in bringing these varieties into the Australian wine zeitgeist.

Today, Mark's son Duncan has taken over the winemaking duties and his brother Peter as General Manager. The experimentation with emerging varieties continues under their guidance with Nero d'Avola, Negroamaro, and Piquepoul having come into the fold. Coriole never stands still. They are trailblazers who have had a huge impact on the changing face of modern Australian wine.

Winemaker Duncan Lloyd - McLaren Vale, SA Coriole

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