Torbreck

About Torbreck

Established in 1994 on the Western Ridge of the Barossa Valley in an appellation named Marananga, Torbreck is the brainchild of former lumberjack David Powell. A former lumberjack, he named the estate after a forest in Scotland. The estate's first release in 1997 gained magnificent praise. In 2002 they acquired their historic property in Lyndoch, and then in 2008, the estate was bought by Pete Knight. Today, with the prodigious stewardship of Ian Hongell, this estate has rapidly ascended into the Australian elite. 

Torbreck "has it all" - it has some of the finest terroirs in Barossa, a superstar winemaking team and multiple vineyards planted exclusively with vines well over 100 years old. To this day, Torbreck sources much of the fruit used to produce its incredible wines from selected farmers throughout the region - a continuation of David Powell's early belief in the concept of "shared farming". The team at Torbreck are highly involved in the farming regimes at their contractors' sites, but the belief that generational growers can coax the best out of their family terroirs is firmly held by Ian Hongell et al.

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Prices: In Bond Inc. TAX
Year Wine Region Format Qty Score Price Wishlist
Torbreck RunRig 2003 (1x300cl)
Inc. TAX: €789.09
2003

Torbreck RunRig 2003 (1x300cl)

Wine Advocate (99)

The estate’s flagship cuvee is the virtually perfect 2003 Run Rig. Made from 8 separate Barossa vineyards (ranging in age from 94 to 158 years), it is primarily Shiraz with 4-5% co-fermented Viognier included in the blend. The wine was aged in French oak of which 60% is new. The sensational, inky/purple-tinged 2003 exhibits a stunningly sweet nose of blackberries, blueberries, litchi nuts, smoked meats, and a hint of apricots. Elegant yet super-powerful, rich, concentrated, and long, it is a tour de force in winemaking as well as a modern classic example of Barossa Shiraz. It should drink well for 20-25 years.
In Stock in United Kingdom

South Australia 1x300cl 1 99 (WA) Read Review/Description Inc. TAX: €789.09
Torbreck RunRig 2017 (6x75cl)
Inc. TAX: €1,160.24
2017

Torbreck RunRig 2017 (6x75cl)

Wine Advocate (98)

As usual, the 2017 RunRig is approximately 2% Viognier. It spent almost 30 months in oak, 40% of which was new. Hints of peach or apricot appear on the nose, alongside notes of hickory smoke, cherries and baking spices. It's full-bodied and concentrated but supple and silky enough to seem lighter in the mouth, showing tremendous length and elegance on the finish, where it adds nuances of cinnamon and cocoa.
Estimated Arrival to United Kingdom:
4-5 weeks

South Australia 6x75cl 2 98 (WA) Read Review/Description Inc. TAX: €1,160.24
Torbreck The Factor 2003 (6x75cl)
Inc. TAX: €845.84
2003

Torbreck The Factor 2003 (6x75cl)

Wine Advocate (96)

The 2003 The Factor (100% Shiraz aged 24 months in old French oak) is a riveting effort that displays the exquisite talent of David Powell. Its smoky perfume of blackberry liqueur intermixed with cherries, acacia flowers, and espresso roast is followed by a full-throttle, multi-layered palate as well as a 60-second finish. This stunning Shiraz should drink well for 10-15+ years.
As per photos, 1477775 Non SIB, raised cork Estimated Arrival to United Kingdom:
2-3 weeks

South Australia 6x75cl 1 96 (WA) Read Review/Description Inc. TAX: €845.84
Torbreck The Factor 2017 (6x75cl)
Inc. TAX: €783.44
2017

Torbreck The Factor 2017 (6x75cl)

Wine Advocate (95)

Aged in 50% new oak, Tobreck's 2017 The Factor boasts hickory-like smoky aromas, plus plum and blackberry fruit. It's full-bodied and firmly built, finishing with hints of chocolate, licorice and dusty tannins. Give it another 2-3 years in the cellar, then drink it over the next decade and a half.
Estimated Arrival to United Kingdom:
4-5 weeks

South Australia 6x75cl 3 95 (WA) Read Review/Description Inc. TAX: €783.44
Year Wine Region Format Qty Score Price Wishlist
Torbreck RunRig 2003 (1x300cl)
In Bond: €647.00
2003

Torbreck RunRig 2003 (1x300cl)

Wine Advocate (99)

The estate’s flagship cuvee is the virtually perfect 2003 Run Rig. Made from 8 separate Barossa vineyards (ranging in age from 94 to 158 years), it is primarily Shiraz with 4-5% co-fermented Viognier included in the blend. The wine was aged in French oak of which 60% is new. The sensational, inky/purple-tinged 2003 exhibits a stunningly sweet nose of blackberries, blueberries, litchi nuts, smoked meats, and a hint of apricots. Elegant yet super-powerful, rich, concentrated, and long, it is a tour de force in winemaking as well as a modern classic example of Barossa Shiraz. It should drink well for 20-25 years.
In Stock in United Kingdom

South Australia 1x300cl 1 99 (WA) Read Review/Description In Bond: €647.00
Torbreck RunRig 2017 (6x75cl)
In Bond: €951.00
2017

Torbreck RunRig 2017 (6x75cl)

Wine Advocate (98)

As usual, the 2017 RunRig is approximately 2% Viognier. It spent almost 30 months in oak, 40% of which was new. Hints of peach or apricot appear on the nose, alongside notes of hickory smoke, cherries and baking spices. It's full-bodied and concentrated but supple and silky enough to seem lighter in the mouth, showing tremendous length and elegance on the finish, where it adds nuances of cinnamon and cocoa.
Estimated Arrival to United Kingdom:
4-5 weeks

South Australia 6x75cl 2 98 (WA) Read Review/Description In Bond: €951.00
Torbreck The Factor 2003 (6x75cl)
In Bond: €689.00
2003

Torbreck The Factor 2003 (6x75cl)

Wine Advocate (96)

The 2003 The Factor (100% Shiraz aged 24 months in old French oak) is a riveting effort that displays the exquisite talent of David Powell. Its smoky perfume of blackberry liqueur intermixed with cherries, acacia flowers, and espresso roast is followed by a full-throttle, multi-layered palate as well as a 60-second finish. This stunning Shiraz should drink well for 10-15+ years.
As per photos, 1477775 Non SIB, raised cork Estimated Arrival to United Kingdom:
2-3 weeks

South Australia 6x75cl 1 96 (WA) Read Review/Description In Bond: €689.00
Torbreck The Factor 2017 (6x75cl)
In Bond: €637.00
2017

Torbreck The Factor 2017 (6x75cl)

Wine Advocate (95)

Aged in 50% new oak, Tobreck's 2017 The Factor boasts hickory-like smoky aromas, plus plum and blackberry fruit. It's full-bodied and firmly built, finishing with hints of chocolate, licorice and dusty tannins. Give it another 2-3 years in the cellar, then drink it over the next decade and a half.
Estimated Arrival to United Kingdom:
4-5 weeks

South Australia 6x75cl 3 95 (WA) Read Review/Description In Bond: €637.00

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