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December 06, 2016

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THE HOTTEST YEAR ON RECORD

2015 - 2016 has been a great and successful year for Alejandro wines. With nearly the entire range winning medals across two prestigious Australian wine competitions the 2015 and 2016 Australian Alternative Varieties Wine Show (AAVWS) and the 2016 Melbourne International Wine Competition.

In honor of the success of Alex Russell Wines and the Alejandro range over the past year, we are releasing 3 new cases of wine comprising the various medal winning wines on sale for $200 for a short time only. The cases are RED HOT = the reds; WHITE HOT = the whites and THE HOTTEST YEAR ON RECORD = the reds and the whites.

Get your hot year wine now in time for Christmas and beyond. Merry Christmas from the team at Alex Russell wines!!!

 

November 14, 2016

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2016 vintage wines bottled and ready for you to purchase!

Well, it's been quite a year...

Vintage was one hot and heavy rollercoaster, producing some of the best wines we've ever made, but we got there, and we now have all of our 2016 vintage wines bottled and ready for you to purchase!

We now feature 15 varieties which form the alejandro collection. As part of the 2016 vintage you will notice some varieties new to the alejandro range.

The new varieties include Arneis, Monastrell, Nero d'Avola, Fiano, Graciano, Bianco d'Alessano and a very approachable Prosecco.

alejandro and some of the new 2016 varieties

So folks drink your hearts out and enjoy these award winning wines! New to the product list in addition to the 2016 varieties is our mix and match case, choose any 12 wines for a hot flat rate of $250 a case including shipping and delivery.

See our Wines page for full description, including tasting notes and region - country of these great new additions.

Stay tuned for more new additions including alejandro junior soon to arrive!!

November 14, 2016

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AWARDS, AWARDS, AWARDS

Alex and the alejandro label had some great success during July at the 2016 Melbourne International wine show. Taking home gold for the 2016 Nero d'avola and the 2015 Tempranillo. Silver for the 2015 Lagrein, 2016 Fiano and Bronze for the 2015 Durif, 2015 Saperavi and 2015 Vermentino. A great haul as a first time entrant to this prestigious renowned wine show.

 

2016 Melbourne International Wine Show Medal Winning Wines

More recently at the 2016 Australian alternative wine show held in Mildura on the 5th of November, Alex and the alejandro label took out gold for the 2016 Lagrein, 2016 Fiano and 2016 Carmenere. Bronze for the 2016 Vermentino, 2016 Arneis, 2016 Bianco, 2016 Saperavi and the 2016 Monastrell.