Since 1997, Keith Tulloch has been producing handmade wines of distinction at his family estate, nestled amidst Pokolbin’s rolling hills.
As a fourth-generation winemaker of the Tulloch dynasty, Keith adds his unique stamp to create wines that blend personality, style, and flair while showcasing the best characteristics of Hunter Valley Wine.
We’ve selected Keith’s 'The Kester' Shiraz, handmade using grapes from 85-year old vines and matured for 20 months in a mixture of fine French oak barriques. This beautiful wine expresses a dense, blood-plum colour and racy flavour energy, greeting the palate with a finely woven tapestry of gentle black fruits, dry spice, and deluxe French oak.
The grapes are grown on a single vineyard for the past 85 years, giving the wine that extra level of fruit power. The fruit has a classic degree of ripeness and flavour with bright balance of natural acidity. The stable sunny conditions of Hunter valley give these red grapes full ripeness, with very rich colour and tannin development.
‘The Kester’ has dense, blood-plum colour, racy flavor energy and seamless French oak integration. You are greeted by aromas of inky aniseed, cassis and dark spiced chocolate along with The Kester's rich, silken tannin character supporting superb balance and length. The quality of fruit from these 85-year old vines is obvious and commands cellaring - 20 years if you can resist the instant charm.
Keith and Amanda founded Keith Tulloch wine in 1997, with miniscule production of only 250 dozen. Keith himself is a fourth-generation Hunter Valley winemaker of the Tulloch dynasty, a family that can trace winemaking heritage across three centuries. Keith attended Roseworthy Collage’s prestigious school of winemaking in South Australia before returning to hone his craft locally at Mount View Estate, Hungerford Hill, Lindeman’s and Rothbury Estate.
In Italian tradition, this gourmet antipasto gift treats taste buds to a feast of complementary textures and flavours.
Ready to serve straight from the hamper, the banquet begins with a colourful selection of our legendary Snowgoose fruits, revered for their mouthwatering flavours. To accompany our just-picked fruit, each lucky recipient will savour a selection of Salumi Australia's incredibly tasty artisan meats, created by Sardinian-born Massimo Scalas, Salumi's Sobrasada, a spreadable paprika-filled chorizo, together with Cacciatorini, a small rustic salami and slices of Pork Lonza, a peppercorn and juniper berry cured and aged pork loin, the addictive Meredith Dairy Marinated Goat Cheese which tastes divine on the artisan lavosh with Three of a Kind olives from Stubborn Olives in Sydney, on the side.
To complete the experience, we've selected a bottle of the award winning Keith Tulloch 'The Kester' Shiraz. Generous and thoughtful, we guarantee this Gift of Taste is one they'll always remember.
Please note that currently, this hamper is not available for same day or next day delivery in Melbourne metro locations.Snowgoose SNG-HAM-LRG-PAKE
This indulgent hand-picked selection of artisan specialities takes the taste buds on a heavenly journey of discovery. Beginning with an abundance of our famous Snowgoose fruit and finishing with the award winning Keith Tulloch 'The Kester' Shiraz, your recipient will savour the mouthwatering flavours of flawless seasonal delights!
With The Kester's rich, silken tannin character supporting superb balance and length to complement Yarra Valley Dairy's buttery Yering™ and Meredith Dairy's addictive Marinated Goat's Cheese.
Together with The Fine Cheese Co. Damson Paste, Bizzarri Dolci's handmade Peppery Cheddars and Lavosh, this gift will help them take precious time out to indulge in your thoughtfulness and these divine luxuries.Snowgoose SNG-HAM-REG-CKEH
When it comes to fruit pairings, this indulgent hand selection is a match made in heaven. Fresh orchard aromas and mouth-watering flavours abound in our colourful display of just-picked fruit and the wine that combines gentle black fruits, dry spice, and deluxe French oak, that nestles amongst it.
We travelled to Keith Tulloch, the Hunter Valley's winery for its award winning 'The Kester' Shiraz.
Mixed Fruit & 'The Kester' arrives elegantly presented in our signature wooden gift hamper to ensure an extraordinary experience. It's simply a treat for shiraz lovers and the perfect gift for all occasions when you want to leave a joyful impression.
Unique gifts for men, shiraz lovers, Christmas gift hampers, get well gifts, birthdays, celebrations, thank you gifts or any occasion when they deserve some spoiling.Snowgoose SNG-MXD-REG-KEST
We believe in this crazy-busy world, people need to slow down and indulge. And what better way to help than with this irresistible collection of fruit, artisan specialities and Keith Tulloch 'The Kester'!
Greeted by a mouthwatering display, your recipient will delight in the sensational orchard flavours of the finest fruit, plucked from the trees just 48 hours beforehand. To add to the celebration, they can sip 'The Kester' while indulging in Nina's Turkish Delight chocolate bar.
Nina's master chocolatiers have put together a personal selection of their handmade Belgian chocolates and a generous wrapping of White Chocolate Honeycomb that feasts the eyes as well as the taste buds. Generous and memorable, it's a tempting gift hamper that's specially designed to deliver your thoughtfulness in abundance.Snowgoose SNG-HAM-LRG-SWKE
When you want to add sparkle to every occasion, this hamper experience guarantees to impress. We handpick a selection of Snowgoose fruits, renowned for their orchard aromas and exceptional fresh flavours, and beautifully display them in our iconic wooden box.
We travelled to Keith Tulloch, the Hunter Valley's winery for its award winning 'The Kester' Shiraz. It's simply a treat for shiraz lovers and the perfect gift for all occasions when you want to leave a joyful impression.
To complete the gourmet treat, a personal selection of Nina's handmade Belgian chocolates delights the eyes as much as the taste buds. Thoughtful and generous, this deliciously unique gift idea remains one of our all-time bestsellers.Snowgoose SNG-MXD-REG-KEBE
This indulgent gift hamper showcases our passion for the finest quality produce, captivating taste buds with a profusion of complementary flavours. Nestled in the straw of our beautifully presented box is Keith Tulloch's 'The Kester' Shiraz, along with a display of our finest in-season fruit to discover, plucked from the trees just at the point of perfection.
Ready to serve on a plate right out of the hamper, a feast awaits with Yarra Valley Dairy's buttery Yering™ cheese, handmade using milk pumped fresh from the milking sheds. Tasmanian Gourmet Kitchen's savoury beetroot marmalade and caramelised onions taste exceptional spread on handcrafted Lavosh from Bizzarri Dolci's kitchen. Together with intense shiraz, divine Sticky Fig and a drizzle of Joseph Olive Oil, the lucky beneficiary will be able to relax and indulge in the most unforgettable way.Snowgoose SNG-HAM-LRG-ANKE
As the pinnacle of Snowgoose’s gift experiences, this Grand Reserve hamper arrives brimming with artisanal produce that's simply the best of the best. The highlight of this hamper is an abundance of our signature orchard-fresh fruit. Handpicked at the point of perfection, every flawless piece delivers orchard aromas and mouthwateringly fresh flavours.
To add to this, we picked the best of the best - Keith Tulloch 'The Kester' Shiraz and Veuve Clicquot! Only a limited quantity of these reserve wines is made available, making them a rare gift to receive. Farmhouse Oak Smoked Cheddar, camembert and Will Studd's decadently creamy Brillat Savarin cheese complement our choice, tasting extraordinary with Rolada and handmade biscuits from Bizzarri Dolci's kitchen.
It's a true gourmet Gift of Taste that guarantees to seriously impress.Snowgoose SNG-HAM-LRG-GRVF