2005

SEPTEMBER 2005: Oz Clarke’s 2006 Buying Guide includes four from ‘Australia’s most consistently excellent winemaker’

Oz Clarke, one of Britain’s most highly regarded wine critics, has chosen four of Tim Adams’ wines for the 2006 edition of his Wine Buying Guide, including two in the Top 20 Best Buys overall and another as the top wine in his selection of best buys in the £7-10 category. The fourth wine headed the list of runners-up to the Top 20. DOWNLOAD RELEASE

6 AUGUST 2005: Team Wino smashes its own fund-raising record

South Australia’s Team Wino has again broken Variety South Australia’s fundraising record by notching up $172,000 in the lead-up to the 2005 Vodaphone SA Variety Bash, which departs Port Lincoln, on the Eyre Peninsula, next Saturday (August 13) for a week-long jaunt along some of the state’s roughest and most isolated roads, finishing in Adelaide on August 20. DOWNLOAD RELEASE

AUGUST 2005: The Aberfeldy makes the Langton’s chart ... and, from this vintage, it’s a well sealed deal (Release of 2003 The Aberfeldy)

The release of the latest vintage of Tim Adams The Aberfeldy Shiraz coincides with the inclusion of the company’s flagship red in the recently updated Langton’s Classification of Australian Wine. DOWNLOAD RELEASE

AUGUST 2005: ‘A great Aussie original’ is ideally suited to the Australian lifestyle (Release of 2004 Semillon, 2004 The Fergus

Tim Adams admits that if he had to depend solely on the Australian market he probably wouldn’t be producing commercial quantities of semillon, though he reckons he’d always make a barrel or two for personal use and for supplying a few devotees. DOWNLOAD RELEASE

APRIL 2005: Tim Adams The Fergus: born of adversity, still going strong ten vintages later (Release of 2003 The Fergus)

Tim Adams Wines has released the 11th vintage of a red that was born from the adversity of a very difficult 1993 vintage in the Clare Valley. DOWNLOAD RELEASE