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The Ports of Morris and Stanton & Killeen (Part 3)

After tasting the recent vintages, we shifted to ports of ages past. So in the third bracket, we evaluated how the Morris and Stanton & Killeen VPs stood up to the test of time by tasting VPs that were 10, … Continue reading

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The Ports of Morris and Stanton & Killeen (Part 2)

This is a continuation of the introductory tasting of fortifying spirits (Part 1). The next bracket was set up to showcase Morris and Stanton & Killeen as distinct but traditional styles of the Rutherglen. General comments about the wines in … Continue reading

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The Ports of Morris and Stanton & Killeen (Part 1)

Within Australia, when port or fortified wines become the topic of conversation, there is only one region which emerges in my mind – Rutherglen. However in recent years, this region of immense historical richness has been enduring a marketing nightmare … Continue reading

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Stanton & Killeen Rutherglen Muscat, Rutherglen, VIC

$20 from Dan Murphy’s. Clear, medium intensity dark mahogany colour (#8F3926 for you adobe people out there). A lovely bouquet, fresh and young, notes of caramelised figs, rose syrup and Asian gingered sweet soup. A lush dessert wine, somewhat light … Continue reading

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