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February 2, 2023

Vinous Reviews d’Arenberg & McLaren Vale

Wine Critic/Author Angus Hughson reports on the current state of Australia’s McLaren Vale wine region, home to d’Arenberg wines, exclusively imported by Old Bridge Cellars. Highlights include the vintage reports, below, and a few key reviews of d’Arenberg’s Icon range of wines.

July 22, 2020

D’Arenberg is No 1 as London Wine Competition winners announced

By: Malvika Patel, Beverage Trade Network Australia was the toast of the 2020 London Wine Competition awards both in terms of the number of wines entered and the best achieving…

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June 8, 2016

Brokenwood Lands 93 Points from Wine Enthusiast

Wine Enthusiast Advance Buying Guide August 2016 by Joe Czerwinski 93 pts/CELLAR SELECTION Brokenwood Oakey Creek Vineyard Semillon 2009 This benchmark producer holds its top semillons back for five years…

September 1, 2015

95 Points for 2011 d’Arenberg The Dead Arm

Great Scores From The Wine Advocate for d’Arenberg’s New Releases Robert Parker’s The Wine Advocate (online) 31st August, 2015 95 pts    d’Arenberg The Dead Arm Shiraz 2011 Deep garnet-colored with…

March 4, 2014

John Duval & d’Arenberg Score Big in The Wine Advocate

The latest issue of The Wine Advocate features reviews of d’Arenberg and John Duval Wines in its South Australia and McLaren Vale reports The Wine Advocate Issue #211 by Lisa…

January 24, 2014

Fredric Koeppel on d’Arenberg’s Amazing Sites

d’Arenberg’s Single-Vineyard Shiraz Wines for 2010 Bigger Than Your Head by Fredric Koeppel January 23, 2014 Chester Osborn, fourth generation owner and chief winemaker for d’Arenberg, in South Australia’s McLaren…

October 7, 2013

“The Dead Arm” Shiraz Maker Revives Australian Wines

Bloomberg October 6, 2013 By Elin McCoy Australian winemaker Chester Osborn, just back from China, is wearing a loud, colorful shirt featuring an electric purple paisley pattern. The fourth-generation owner…

August 29, 2013

Amazing: Single Vineyard Wines to the 17th Power!

Beverage Network September 2013 The latest chapter in winemakers’ relentless pursuit of terroir comes from Australia, where fourth-generation d’Arenberg winemaker Chester Osborn, already known for his eccentricity, has isolated 17…

August 14, 2013

W. Blake Gray Praises d’Arenberg in Palate Press

Putting Aussie Shiraz Back on the Map, In More Ways than One W. Blake Gray Palate Press Aug 13, 2013 My wife came home and saw me with a giant…

July 23, 2013

d’Arenberg Releases Amazing Sites Range

d’Arenberg Unveils the Secrets of the Dead Arm Shiraz, with the Release of the Amazing Sites Range Sense of Place: A strong connection and understanding of the soils and geologies…