2022 Dune Tirari

Dune |McLaren Vale |Negroamaro
Negroamaro, Touriga and Mataro working together here to create a soft, savoury and smashable red. Modern McLaren Vale!
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Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars
6 Reviews

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Dune is one of the most interesting and exciting arrivals on the McLaren Vale scene, and this is another smash hit from the Lloyd brothers.

It's a unique blend of Negroamaro, Touriga and Mataro/Mourvedre working together to show off the rich and rustic McLaren Vale character.

This is Medium bodied, juicy and savoury - the perfect pizza red!

The synergy of these varieties is a real surprise packet.

Our 2022 DUNE Tirari is a vibrant medium bodied red. It is made from negroamaro (40%), touriga nacional (30%) and mataro (30%).

91 points - "A blend of negroamaro, touriga nacional and mataro. The colour, though clear, isn't enticing, and it's closer to a white wine in weight and texture. But it strangely has some allure." - James Halliday (Halliday Wine Companion)

4.5
Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars
Based on 6 reviews
Total 5 star reviews: 4 Total 4 star reviews: 1 Total 3 star reviews: 1 Total 2 star reviews: 0 Total 1 star reviews: 0
83%would recommend this product
6 reviews
  • DP
    Dan P.
    Verified Buyer
    Wine Knowledge Level Beginner
    2 months ago
    Wine Knowledge Level Beginner
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    A great easy drinking red

    Dune consistently delivers across the range - if you haven't tried one yet recommend you do.

    Really interesting taste and finish

    TasteRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Interest LevelRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Value for MoneyRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
  • VB
    Vince B.
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    Wine Knowledge Level Enthusiast
    3 months ago
    Wine Knowledge Level Enthusiast
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    Savoury little number

    Interesting and savoury blend - would be great with a slight chill in summer

    TasteRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Interest LevelRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Value for MoneyRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
  • MR
    Michael R.
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    Wine Knowledge Level Enthusiast
    4 months ago
    Wine Knowledge Level Enthusiast
    Rated 4 out of 5 stars
    Smart Mediterranean

    Gulpable blend of Negroamaro, Touriga and Mataro. Cherries, anise and a slight pleasant bitterness.

    TasteRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Interest LevelRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Value for MoneyRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
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    Michelle M.
    Verified Buyer
    2 years ago
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    Very interesting & delicious when chilled

    Loved this wine when chilled, we enjoyed it with greek food and it was perfect.

    TasteRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Interest LevelRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Value for MoneyRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
  • FG
    Fraser G.
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    Wine Knowledge Level Enthusiast
    2 years ago
    Wine Knowledge Level Enthusiast
    Rated 3 out of 5 stars
    Where is the negroamaro?

    Bought this wine to try as I love a robust dark cherry plum licorice negroamaro.

    Wine arrived no negroamaro on label as advertised on net.

    Thin acidic start then predominantly plum with fine tannin finish. Not very enjoyable for my taste.

    Many may love it but not me.

    TasteRated 1.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Interest LevelRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Value for MoneyRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
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Dune

Duncan and Peter Lloyd are the latest generation of Lloyds (of Coriole fame) to make wine in McLaren Vale.

Growing up immersed in the hotbed of food and wine culture that is McLaren Vale, the boys have now partnered up to start their own wine project with a stunning vineyard in Blewitt Springs as the centrepiece.

The grapes are farmed organically, the wines are made with a gentle touch, but rather than let the 'minimal intervention' philosophy hem them in with dogma, the boys are free to tinker and blend as they see fit.

These are fantastic, energetic wines that have set a cracking pace with only a few vintages under the brand's belt. Keep your eyes peeled for what's next for the brothers Lloyd.

Duncan and Peter Lloyd in the Dune vineyard - McLaren Vale, SA Dune

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