-23-Australia※Details for all of our wines are available on our homepage. www.village-cellars.co.jp※Annotations: Vint. = Vintage Change, Name = Name Change, ¥↑ = Price raised, ¥↓=Price resuced, RS=Residual Sugar.EldertonThe Ashmead family bought the long-established Elderton vineyards in 1979, and released their rst wine in 1982. With many Cabernet Sauvignon and Shiraz vines 65-105 years old, they produce complex sensuous reds.10133Unoaked E Series Chardonnay S'15Blended to show the rich ripe characters of Barossa Chardonnay without the complication of oak. Aromas of peach, melon, and mango on the nose. On the palate this medium-bodied white is deliciously rich and balanced, crisp yet subtle.\1,980Barossa, S.A.Chardonnay Alc.14.0% 9997E Series Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon S'14Medium-to-full bodied blend of two-thirds Shiraz and one-third Cabernet Sauvignon. Deep purple in the glass. The Shiraz gives generous dark cherry and ripe plum avours, while the Cabernet Sauvignon adds weight, depth and a sinewy tannin backbone. Velvety tannins on the long nish.\1,980South AustraliaShiraz76%/ Cabernet Sauvignon24% Alc.14.5% 9996Barossa Merlot S'14Since 1992 Elderton has made a singular Merlot from small parcels grown on the estate. This classic Barossa Merlot is medium-bodied and supple. Deep red in the glass, the aromas of plum, spice, and earthy notes are echoed on the palate in the plum, spice, black fruits and cedar avours.\3,500Barossa, S.A.Merlot Alc.14.0% 10220Barossa Shiraz S'14Rich and full bodied, this classic Barossa Shiraz is drawn from 3 vineyards, some with vines over 100 years old. Rich and vibrant dark purple. Aromas of black forest fruits and chocolate lead into vanilla plum, berries, chocolate and spice on the palate.\3,500Barossa, S.A.Shiraz Alc.14.5% 9263Command Single Vineyard Shiraz S'102010 was mild year with a few hot weeks, and harvest close to normal. The fruit was hand picked in ve small parcels over four weeks to attain complex nuances. Aromas of blackberry fruit, aniseed and spices carry through to the rich, warm and generous palate.\10,500Barossa, S.A.Shiraz Alc.14.8% Frankland EstateIn the Great Southern region of Western Australia, Frankland are committed to making elegant and powerful cool climate wines. Their richly nuanced reds and single vineyard award-winning Rieslings are outstanding.10114Rocky Gully Riesling S'16Pale gold. Fresh pear and citrus blossom aromas with bath salt, talc and delicate spice undertones. Nicely weighted with a generosity of avour and white stone fruit. Mid-palate fruit is balanced by a talcy, oral texture, leading to a long crisp nish.\2,350Frankland River, W.A.Riesling Alc.12.5% RS 4.3g/L10113Rocky Gully Cabernets S'14Ruby red. Classic briary, lifted currant and plums with hints of cedar, tobacco, mocha and soft orals. Elegant with soft tannins and generous mouthfeel, complemented by good length and persistence, underlying hints of spice and savoury avours.\2,350Frankland River, W.A.Cabernet Franc52%/ Cabernet Sauvignon20%/ Merlot19%/ Petit Verdot5%/ Malbec4% Alc.14.4% 9977Riesling S'15Aromas of white citrus flower and blossom provide alluring appeal, with a lovely combination of lime, bath salts and spice giving way to generous fruit which flows though to the palate. The presence of acidity adds to the impeccable balance of this dry but fruit driven Riesling.\3,500Frankland River, W.A.Riesling Alc.13.0% RS 8.8g/L10346Chardonnay S'14Frankland River, W.A.\3,360Chardonnay Alc.13.0% New9976Isolation Ridge Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon S'11Bright red plum. Concentrated aromas of blueberry and vanilla with an earthy dusty ironstone character. Intense flavours of redcurrants, blueberry and chocolate on the palate are complemented by savoury black olive complexity. A good acid backbone, with subtle oak integration giving a long ne nish.\3,000Frankland River, W.A.Cabernet Sauvignon97%/ Petit Verdot3% Alc.13.5% 9457Isolation Ridge Vineyard Shiraz S'12An outstanding vintage. A complex and concentrated blend of fruit aromas with spice, black pepper and ironstone flintiness with hints of oak. A core of fruit gives weight to the front palate. Blackberry, black olive, ironstone and subtle, spicy French oak add complexity, complementing the ne-grained tannins.\3,500Frankland River, W.A.Shiraz Alc.14.5%


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