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South Australia, Victoria and a Bit Beyond” BY JOSH RAYNOLDS for Vinous

September 1, 2022

In releasing 100+ wine reviews and wine scores of imported labels by Old Bridge Cellars, wine critic Josh Raynolds of Vinous delivers fresh excitement for Australian wine favorites, from vintages past and present, including remarks on Australian vintages 2018-2021.

“American importers have become even more choosy than usual when it comes to maintaining or building their [Australian wine] portfolios. … An impressive and increasing number of the top producers’ wines are now available off the continent, even if in small quantity.

To view the set of wine scores and commentary go to: . Below, just a few of the labels Old Bridge Cellars imports from Australia, with links to ratings and tasting notes.
Chester Osborn, 4th generation vintner at McLaren Vale’s d’Arenberg winery, samples barrels. D’Arenberg are makers of Shiraz, Grenache, Cabernet Sauvignon, blends, Viognier, and Riesling.