Take a walk back in the history of Geddes Wines
View a selection of outstanding wines that are no longer available. Many of these wines won awards and in particular the Grenache wines were something special and worth remembering.
View some wines from our past below
2008 GEDDES ANOTHER SHIRAZ
Aged in 75% new French oak hogsheads and the balance in 1 year old French oak for 24months. The Seldom Inn Shiraz won 4 silver medals, so barrel selection for the reserve will guarantee the wine will be at least that of the Seldom Inn 2008 Shiraz.
2008 RESERVE SHIRAZ / VIOGNIER
This wine was produced for the belief of the blend. It shows how a small percentage of Viognier can change a wine. Ageing in new French oak 500L puncheons for 24 months helps obtainin oak characters that are softer with more subtle impact.
2008 SELDOM INN CABERNET SAUVIGNON
The dark fruit spectrum that is present shows the typical characters of this variety, blackberry, blueberry and youthful mulberry aromas. The French oak combines with the fruit resulting in a lifted nose with complexity.
2008 SELDOM INN GSM
The lifted aromas of spice, cherry, rose petal and tar are derived from the Grenache and the sense of the depth of plums and pepper comes from the Shiraz. The Mataro adds earthy, meaty notes and with all three varieties combined form a deeply complex nose.
2009 SELDOM INN SHIRAZ
2009 SELDOM INN SHIRAZ-The nose is generous with rich, dark fruits and spices of pepper and clove. There is a more subtle second layer of earth and a lifted violet character which provides an elegant balance to the powerful fruit.
2010 EXPERIMENTAL DOLCETTO
2010 EXPERIMENTAL DOLCETTO - This wonderful example of Dolcetto has sweet juicy red fruits on the palette with zippy acid keeping the flavours fresh and vibrant.
2010 SELDOM INN GRENACHE SHIRAZ MATARO
2009 SELDOM INN GRENACHE SHIRAZ MATARO -The nose is juicy with fresh plum, blackberry and raspberry entwined with nutmeg and cinnamon spices and a floral lift. There is a touch of liquorice and a hint of white pepper adding complexity.
2010 SELDOM INN PETTI VERDOT
2010 SELDOM INN PETTI VERDOT - Made for fun , passion of this variety. It is very well suited to Mclaren Vale climate where it can ripen slowly and long, not understood within its capability of either blending or being a straight varietal.
2010 SELDOM INN SHIRAZ
2010 SELDOM INN SHIRAZ -The aroma is of vanillin glazed raspberry confection and the strength of plums and fresh cracked pepper.
2012 SELDOM INN GRENACHE
2012 SELDOM INN GRENACHE - Red fruits like raspberry and barberry with slight herb of a bay leaf and szechaun pepper are prominent. More subtle characters of pencil shavings from the French oak are wrapped up in a minerality character.
2012 SELDOM INN SHIRAZ
Generous subtle red fruits, a blend of 68 year old vines with 20 year old smart bold vines, creating a sleek but refined pallet. 20% new American Oak and 10% new French Oak creating a slightly charred smokey aroma.
2013 SELDOM INN PINOT GRIS ADELAIDE HILLS
2013 SELDOM INN PINOT GRIS ADELAIDE HILLS - Light vibrant citrus undertones, opulent white flower floral notes on the nose. 20% wild french barrel fermentation has added a creamy slightly pine nut character, retaining seamless natural acidity strong lasting zesty freshness.
2013 SELDOM INN SHIRAZ
2013 SELDOM INN SHIRAZ - Shiraz sourced from two vineyards. One vineyard is approximately 1km from Maslin Beach and 100 feet above sea level. It has a very cooling affects but small diurnal temperatures.