Where would a backyard barbie or a cosy winter meal be without a nice glass of red? With styles ranging from light and delicate Pinots to full-bodied Aussie Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon, there’s a red for every occasion. From the Barossa Valley to Margaret River you’ll find red wines from all over Australia’s top regions in our selection, not to mention some great imports too.
Structure and complexity does not have to come at a cost. This classic Rhône valley blend delivers concentrated Morello cherry, spice and tobacco at an extremely modest price. A great match for spicy foods, red meats and cheeses, it is best served a little below room temperature, say 14-16°C.
Item Code: ITM5354
Classic McLaren Vale Shiraz from a top producer, made exclusively for The Wine Society at a bargain price. This one ticks all the boxes - it's rich and smooth with complex layers of dark berry fruits, coffee and chocolate and it is drinking beautifully now. It's no surprise that this is one of our bestselling wines.
Item Code: ITM5336
Lifted aromas of blackcurrant, mulberry and plum with hints of savoury oak. Ripe and juicy on the palate with plenty of fruit. The oak is soft and spicy with fine, silky tannins resulting in depth and length.
Item Code: ITM7347
"A bright crimson wine with purple hues. This Cabernet Sauvignon exhibits intense aromas of red and blue fruits, spice and pencil shavings. On the palate blackberries and mulberries cascade with dark chocolate, silky tannins and a smooth, juicy finish." Mike Farmilo, winemaker
Item Code: ITM7658
"A deep red wine with purple hues. This cool-climate Limestone Coast Shiraz exhibits a peppery, spicy aroma, a savoury palate and smooth texture. The fruit is bright and bold. Fresh plums dance with spice, silky tannins and an elegant finish" Mike Farmilo, winemaker
Item Code: ITM7830
Fragrant ripe dark berries and raspberry notes with hints of spice and savoury elements, continue onto the palate. Soft tannins and well-integrated oak create a generous mouthfeel and balance to the wine, finishing with great length.
Item Code: ITM15500
Enticing aromas of pepper, spices, dark berries and floral notes. The palate is medium-bodied with pure dark berry fruits and savoury undertones backed by fine tannins. Lovely presence in the front and mid palate, that leads to a juicy, bright finish. An undeniably delicious wine.
Only $16.99 in a straight dozen
Item Code: ITM21141
Typical characters of blueberry, blackberry and plum jam with a spicy, almost leathery quality. The palate is soft with fine tannins and notes of vanilla and coffee extending out through the finish. Intense, luscious and packed with flavour this is a delicious wine.
Item Code: ITM19987
Aromas of cherry, strawberry and musk, which open up onto a lively palate of red fruit with lovely undertones of savoury spice and ends with a crisp and crunchy finish. A great aperitif style wine.
Item Code: ITM15324
Punchy aromas of blackberry, plum, liquorice and bay leaves on the nose. Expressive with plenty of depth and weight on the palate with soft black fruits with lashings of chocolate. Gentle oak and fine tannins lead to a long finish.
Item Code: ITM20518
Bright aromas of blueberry and cassis on the nose. The palate is richly layered with ripe black fruit interwoven with spice. Fine tannins and oak characters from 20 months spent in French and American oak adds structure, depth and length on the finish.
Item Code: ITM21873
Lifted black fruit aromas with a touch of pepper and spice and an underlying smoky/gamey tone. The palate is juicy and balanced with just a hint of oak on the finish.
Item Code: ITM22234
An expressive and elegant Cabernet crafted from 20 year old vines. It include 1% each of Merlot and Malbec for aditional texture and flavour. With 95-points from a top Australian critic, this wine normally retails for $32 at the cellar door but we're able to offer it to you, as a hot mystery deal for $21.99 per bottle and only $19.99 in a straight dozen.
Item Code: ITM22225
Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot produce a soft, flavoursome wine with lots of succulent berry fruit characters. The ripe fruit flavours are balanced by soft oak, adding depth and structure to this delicious wine.
Item Code: ITM22383
The grapes are obtained from vines planted at an altitude of 450-490m on the lower terrace of our vineyard, on alluvial soil, where we have planted vines that we use to make our young wines, selecting grapes with greater structure and colour for Lágrimas de María.
Item Code: ITM23748
Sourced from one a multi award-winning winery in Tumbarumba, this Pinot Noir is mind-blowing value at the regular price. Normally $25 at the cellar door, this mystery special can be yours for only $16.99 per bottle and only $15.99 in a dozen. Don't miss out on this very rare treat!
Item Code: ITM24345
Plenty of vanillin oak here, with stewed plums and a touch of Christmas spice. Ripe and generous black fruits on the palate, with a good tannin structure and oaky highlights.
Item Code: ITM22914
Vanilla oak aromas lift out of the glass, supported by red fruits with a touch of something darker - perhaps plum? The palate shows darker fruits and spice notes, with oaky tannins and a smoky finish.
Item Code: ITM22915
Rich, juicy and delicious this Mendozan Malbec is divine. Bright aromas of plum and black fruits with hints of chocolate. The palate is full of ripe dark fruits with savoury undertones and fine tannins for structure.
Item Code: ITM15036
Intense in flavour but with an appealing lightness of touch, this elegant Syrah combines red and black fruits with savoury characters. New oak plays a part without dominating the fruit and tannins are fine-grained. The wine will age with grace but is already drinking well.
Item Code: ITM6179
This handcrafted wine is vibrant, complex and elegant, with aromas of ripe strawberry, red cherry and a hint of earth and spice. The palate is fresh with mouth-filling fruit, excellent purity of flavour and a long, driving finish.
Item Code: ITM4651
White pepper and thyme aromas lead into a rounded palate of plum and blueberry characters. There's an attractive savoury element that adds interest, and is supported by fine, structural tannins.
Item Code: ITM4652
A wonderfully food-friendly style, made without any oak. Young and all about the fruit – bright red berries, cherry and violet combine with notes of violet and dried spice to create a balanced and utterly moreish wine. While drinking beautifully now, this Grenache will continue to reward with carefully cellaring.
Item Code: ITM4120
A balance of 75% Grenache and 25% Shiraz, this is one juicy wine. It begins with intense fruit aromas that move in a rich palate of red berries, spice and chocolate supported by hints of French oak. A beautiful food-friendly wine with good complexity and depth.
Item Code: ITM4121
A dry style of rose made to be enjoyed day or night, both with or without food. Exploding with flavours of strawberry, watermelon and stone fruit, the palate is refreshing and succulent with a hint of sweetness, beautifully balanced by bright acidity.
Item Code: ITM5622