PREMIUM WINES

Wine Characteristics:

  1. Region of origin is usually specific Australian State and often a specific region.
  2. Wine quality is usually high quality cool climate wine from premium growing regions
  3. Varieties include:
  4. Shiraz
  5. Cabernet
  6. Merlot
  7. Chardonnay
  8. Sauvignon Blanc
  9. Riesling

Packaging:

  1. Bottles – Are usually 310 or 330mm punted claret bottles for reds and 300mm punted burgundy bottles for whites. However, the punted claret clear bottles can also be used for whites
  2. Corks – Are usually Natural 2/3 quality
  3. Capsules – Good quality standard embossed PVC in standard colours
  4. Cartons – Export quality C Flute cartons which are white or brown 6 or 12 pack configuration
  5. Dividers –280mm