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Dennis Wines
Daringa Cellars Pty Ltd
Ph 08 8323 8665
Fax 08 8323 9121
McLaren Vale
South Australia 5171

1991 "Egerton" Vintage


Made from Shiraz grapes grown on the Dennis Estate Vineyards at McLaren Flat, South Australia. The Shiraz grapes used in this port were essentially dry grown and allowed to fully ripen before being picked at 15 degrees Baume.

The free run was fortified with selected spirit. The skins were then pressed to dryness with a basket press and the pressings returned to the wine

This fortified is showing rich fruit and licorice flavours which will grow immensley in the bottle. I recommend that if this port is allowed to age in the bottle undisturbed until it is at least 10 years old, before consuming , the purchaser will be rewarded for their patience.

This wine is dedicated to my father, Egerton Dennis, whose foresight and pursuit of excellence laid the foundations for the winery and vineyard many years ago.


Friends often rotate dinner parties but in search of an extra sensory experience we decided on a blind tasting- four couples, four wines from different regions. Mine was a Dennis blend of shiraz and cabernet...

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