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Review: TSW Mataro 2021

Thanks to Steve Leszczynski at QWine for this review… The more I sample Tim Smith's Mataros, the more he is becoming the Barossa Mataro boss - in my mind at least. This release is sublime. Exquisite. Would [...]

Review: TSW Mataro 2021

Thanks to Gary Walsh at The Wine Front for this review… So purple. Boysenberry, plenty of spice, new leather, aromatic with dried flowers and scrub herbs. Medium to full-bodied, quite the ‘mineral’ feel to it, deep and [...]

Review: TSW MGS 2021

Thanks to Steve Leszczynski at QWine for this review… Many Barossa producers make a GSM, but not Tim Smith. His epic crush on Mataro ensures he twists the blend slightly to deliver an MGS. He hasn't missed [...]

Review: TSW MGS 2021

Thanks to Gary Walsh at The Wine Front for this review… Nice to see the M before the G. Exotic spice, blackberry, boysenberry, new leather, lavender, toasted almond. It’s fleshy and meaty, a little ripe raspberry in [...]

Review: TSW Viognier 2021

Thanks to Steve Leszczynski at QWine for this review… The glory of the Barossa vintage 2021 continues. This time it continues upstairs in the cooler Eden Valley. What a gem this is. If you're a Viognier fan, [...]

Review: TSW Rosé 2021

Thanks to Steve Leszczynski at QWine for this review… Who would have thought a leather-clad, Triumph-riding winemaker could produce a seductive and elegant Rosé? This debut effort is off the chain. Well played Tim Smith! Smith has [...]