This year 200 of the world’s finest taste buds descended on London for the

annual Decanter World Wine Awards. 

From the 10,983 entrants, Decanter’s Tastings Director has hand-picked

some remarkable reds that will be the perfect companion to a meaty meal.

Kleine

Zalze, Shiraz Mourvedre Viognier, Western Cape, 2009, South Africa
Decanter Red

Rhone Varietal under £10 Regional Trophy, £6.49, Waitrose

Domaine

Vistalba, Viñalba Malbec Syrah, Patagonia, Argentina, 2008
Decanter Argentina

Red Blend Under £10 Regional Trophy, £7.63, Asda

Clos

du Val, Stags Leap Cabernet, Stags Leap District, Napa Valley, 2005
Decanter

Red Bordeaux Varietal over £10 Regional Trophy, £44.99, Handford (0207 589

6113), Bacchus Fine Wines (01234 711 140)

Viña

Mayu, Syrah Reserva, Elqui Valley, 2007
Decanter

Chilean Red Rhone Varietal under £10 Regional Trophy, £9.87-£11.99, Asda, Majestic.

Viña

Falernia, Alta Tierra Syrah Reserva, Elqui Valley, Chile, 2007
Decanter

Chilean Red Rhone Varietal over £10 Regional Trophy, £10.99, Direct Wines

(01189 481 711)

 

Nugan

Estate, Parish Vineyard Shiraz, McLaren Vale, South Australia, 2008
Decanter

Australian Red Rhone Varietal over £10 Regional Trophy, £15.99, Peter Watts Wines

(01376

561130)

Robertson

Winery, Constitution Road Shiraz, Robertson, South Africa 2006
Decanter

Red Rhone Varietal over £10 Regional Trophy, £15.99, Noel Young (01223 566 744),

Great Wine Online, Wine Circle (01344 843 562)

Carmel

Winery, Kayoumi Single Vineyard Shiraz, Galilee, Israel, 2006
Decanter

Middle East, Far East & Asia over £10 Regional Trophy, £31.94, Enotria

(0208 961 4411)

Something

New:

Egri

Korona Borház, Selection Egri Kékfrankos, Eger, Hungary, 2006
Decanter

Red Hungary under £10 Regional Trophy, £13.48 Malux Food & Wine Co, Barnet,

Herts (020 8440 4488)

Weingut

Schloss Halbturn, Sankt Laurent, Burgenland, 2006
Decanter

Red Austria over £10 Regional Trophy, £34.95, Coe Vintners (0208 551 4966)

To search for an award winning wine see www.decanter.com or Decanter magazine on

sale September 3 priced £4.25.