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Oxford online dictionary adds 1000 new words

The quarterly update to the Oxford Dictionary Online has seen plenty of interesting new additions.
wine o’clock, n.: an appropriate time of day for starting to drink wine”
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UMAMU is a Five-Star (5R) Winery - 2016, 2015, 2014

Umamu Estate is proud to announce our continued five-star (5R) Winery rating by James Halliday in his 2016 Australian Wine Companion.

The five-star rating explained:

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About the guide

The James Halliday Australian Wine Companion 2015 is the number one bestselling guide to wineries and wine in Australia. Keenly anticipated by winemakers, faithful collectors and wine lovers alike, the 2015 edition has been completely revised and updated to bring you up-to-the-minute information.

Halliday shares his extensive knowledge via detailed tasting notes, each of which includes vintage-specific ratings and advice on optimal drinking, as well as alcohol content, price and a value rating. He provides important details on wineries - including opening times, contact details, vineyard sizes and web addresses - in addition to biographies on each, and information about the winemakers.

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"This is... Spectacular!"

Thanks to Casey at Travelling Corkscrew for reviewing our Sparking Chardonnay on the Travelling Corkscrew Facebook Page.

"This is one of those wines I feel you have to try at least once in a lifetime. It has a unique, interesting and delicious character that I can't quite put my taste buds on. But the main thing is that this bubbles is spectacular!" 

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James Halliday Australian Wine Companion 2015

Umamu Estate is proud to announce our five-star (5R) Winery rating by James Halliday in his 2015 Australian Wine Companion.

The five-star rating explained:

rating_explained

About the guide

The James Halliday Australian Wine Companion 2015 is the number one bestselling guide to wineries and wine in Australia. Keenly anticipated by winemakers, faithful collectors and wine lovers alike, the 2015 edition has been completely revised and updated to bring you up-to-the-minute information.

Halliday shares his extensive knowledge via detailed tasting notes, each of which includes vintage-specific ratings and advice on optimal drinking, as well as alcohol content, price and a value rating. He provides important details on wineries - including opening times, contact details, vineyard sizes and web addresses - in addition to biographies on each, and information about the winemakers.

 

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Chaine Des Rotisseurs Bailliage de Melaka

 We are thrilled to share that UMAMU was the wine paired with a sumptuous Dinner at the recent Chaine Des Rotisseurs Event held at Hatten Hotel, Melaka, Malaysia. 

Thank you to Marco & Chuck , their Culinary & Fine Dining Teams and indeed thank you to the Bailliage de Melaka for their great support and wonderful evening.

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UMAMU Shiraz 2007

Shiraz 2007 receives 93 points by Huon Hooke and is featured in Gourmet Wine Traveller Oct/Nov13 issue - Top 100 New Releases & Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide.

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2013 Australian Sparkling Wine Show

UMAMU 2005 Sparkling Chardonnay has been awarded Gold in the 2013 Australian Sparkling Wine Show!

 

 

 www.australiansparklingwineshow.com.au

 

 

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James Halliday 2014 Wine Companion

We are thrilled to share that James Halliday rated UMAMU 5 Stars in his 2014 Wine Companion.

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Top 100 Blue Gold Sydney 2013 International Wine Competition

TOP 1OO BLUE-GOLD - DOUBLE DISC - SIWC 2013 TM MEDALLION LOGO

 

 We are happy to share that our UMAMU Estate 2007 Sauvignon Blanc Semillon has been awarded the Top 100/ Blue Gold award from the 2013 Sydney International Wine Competition - www.top100wines.com

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Decanter Fine Wine Encounter

DFWE 2012

 

We will be participating at the Decanter Fine Wine Encounter in London on Saturday & Sunday 17-18th November at the Landmark Hotel.  Hope to see you there!  To book tickets please  visit

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