Thorn-Clarke Wines


James Halliday Australian Wine Companion 2009

Once again Thorn-Clarke has received an outstanding review. This year we have once again been rated a five star winery. Plus we have received a red star rating which is a notch up from just the five stars and represents an ‘Outstanding winery regularly producing wines of exemplary quality and typicity. Will have at least two wines rated at 94 points or above, and have had a 5 star rating for the previous two years.’ – only 8% of wineries in the publication received this accolade.

Thorn-Clarke was also rated amongst the best from Barossa.

Highlights of the individual wine ratings were the following;

2005 William Randell Shiraz – 94 points
2006 Shotfire Quartage – 94 points
2006 Sandpiper/Terra Barossa Shiraz – 90 points
2006 Sandpiper/ Terra Barossa Cabernet Sauvignon – 90 points
2006 Shotfire Shiraz – 90 points