WineAccess Travel Log

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The Adelaide Hills to the east of South Australia's capital offer a coolish climate conducive to making vibrant Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay, as well as some finer and more elegant expressions of Merlot and Cabernet Franc. The Adelaide Plains, not surprisingly, is a hotter and drier area that produces rich, powerful reds.

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