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2019 Original Shiraz – Six Pack Special

Original price was: $180.00.Current price is: $120.00.

I named my wine range ‘Rusty Mutt’ as I was born in the Year of the Metal Dog in Chinese astrology. I then ‘Australianised’ Metal Dog to Rusty Mutt. The first wine I ever produced under my ‘Rusty Mutt’ label was a Shiraz, which I named the ‘Original.’

Recently, Sam Kim from Wine Orbit reviewed the ‘Original’ and awarded it an impressive 94 points. He described it as:

Instantly appealing on the nose, splendidly composed and expressed with a long, delicious finish.

For a limited time, you can get a six-pack of the ‘Original’ Shiraz for just $120, including FREE FREIGHT anywhere in Australia.

That’s a saving of 33% off the regular price of $180!

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to enjoy a critically acclaimed wine at a fantastic price.

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2022 Chien Violet Organic Shiraz – Six Pack Special

Original price was: $210.00.Current price is: $140.00.

The grapes for our ‘Chien Violet’ wine come from a certified organic vineyard called ‘Wit’s End’ in McLaren Vale, known for its bright red fruits and violet floral notes. This inspired the name ‘Chien Violet,’ meaning ‘Violet Dog’ in French.

Recently, Sam Kim from Wine Orbit reviewed ‘Chien Violet’ and awarded it an impressive 94 points. He described it as:

“Splendidly ripe and fragrant, generously weighted in the mouth, finishing long and sturdy. Bold and flavoursome.”

For a limited time, you can get a six-pack of ‘Chien Violet’ for just $140, including FREE FREIGHT anywhere in Australia.

That’s a saving of 33% off the regular price of $210!

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to enjoy a critically acclaimed wine at a fantastic price.

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2024 Rusty Mutt Stocktake Pack

Original price was: $357.00.Current price is: $199.00.

With the 2024 vintage finally in the bag, I need to make room in the shed for these exciting new wines. I’ve been raiding the cellar to finds some gems that have been hidden away and put together a ‘stocktake pack’ for your enjoyment.

The 2024 edition of my ‘Rusty Mutt Stocktake Pack’ features the following wines:

2 x 2016 Catnip Viognier
SILVER MEDAL – Adelaide Wine Show

2 x 2019 Catnip Viognier
92 points – Stuart Robinson (Vinsomniac) 

4 x 2019 Original Shiraz
94 points – Sam Kim (Wine Orbit)

1 x 2022 Chien Violet Organic Shiraz
GOLD MEDAL (Australia & New Zealand Boutique Wine Show 2023)

1 x 2022 Conejo Joven Tempranillo
GOLD MEDAL (Alternative Variety Wine Show 2023)

2 x 2021 Rocky Ox G.S.M
93 points – Sam Kim (Wine Orbit)

Normally this selection of wines would cost $357 but this limited pack will only set you back just $199 including FREE FREIGHT anywhere in Australia.

THAT’S A SAVING OF 45%!!

Grab one for yourself or gift one to a friend. Who doesn’t love wine as a gift?

**Please note only 16 of these packs are available and once they’re gone, they’re gone.

2024 Snapdragon Fiano

$30.00

THE WINE

“I called my wine range ‘Rusty Mutt’ as I was born in the Year of The Metal Dog in Chinese Astrology. Metal Dog was then ‘Australianised’ to Rusty Mutt.”

“The Snapdragon Fiano was named after my mother-in-law, who was born the year of the Dragon in Chinese Astrology. The first vintage, 2024, also happens to be the year of the Dragon. The Snapdragon flower also alludes to the floral nature of Fiano.” – Scott Heidrich (Owner / Winemaker)

REVIEWS / SCORES

New Vintage Release – Reviews Are Pending

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2021 Rocky Ox Grenache Shiraz Mataro

$30.00Bottles

THE NAME

“I called my wine range ‘Rusty Mutt’ as I was born in the Year of The Metal Dog in Chinese Astrology. Metal Dog was then ‘Australianised’ to Rusty Mutt.”

“The Rocky Ox GSM was named after my daughter Kara, who was born in the Year of the Earth Ox.” – Scott Heidrich (Owner / Winemaker)

THE BLEND

Grenache 69% / Shiraz 21% / Mataro 10%

REVIEWS / SCORES

94 points – Wine Showcase Magazine

93 points – Sam Kim (Wine Orbit)

“Beautifully ripe and complex, the bouquet shows dark plum, raspberry, olive and mixed spice aromas, followed by a silky-smooth palate that’s juicy and rounded. The wine offers excellent fruit purity with spicy nuances, finishing lingering and soothing.”

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2022 Conejo Joven Tempranillo

$30.00

THE NAME

“I named my wine range ‘Rusty Mutt‘ because I was born in the Year of the Metal Dog in Chinese astrology. I then ‘Australianised’ Metal Dog to Rusty Mutt.”

“The ‘Conejo Joven‘ Tempranillo was named after my son Tobias, who was born in the Year of the Golden Rabbit. ‘Conejo Joven’ means ‘Young Rabbit’ in Spanish. ‘Joven’ also denotes the youthful style of this Tempranillo.” – Scott Heidrich (Owner / Winemaker)

REVIEWS / SCORES

GOLD MEDAL – 2023 Alternative Variety Wine Show

93 points – Wine Showcase Magazine

93 points – Sam Kim (Wine Orbit)

“This is delightfully expressed on the nose, showing dark plum, olive, smoked game and toasted nut aromas. The palate delivers excellent weight and supple mouthfeel, wonderfully structured by loads of polished tannins finishing persistent and robust. This will be an excellent partner to rich savoury dishes.

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2019 Rusty Mutt Original Shiraz

$30.00Bottles

THE NAME

“I named my wine range ‘Rusty Mutt‘ because I was born in the Year of the Metal Dog in Chinese astrology. I then ‘Australianised’ Metal Dog to Rusty Mutt.”

“The first wine I produced under the Rusty Mutt label was a Shiraz, which I named ‘Original‘.” – Scott Heidrich (Owner / Winemaker)

WINES / REVIEWS

94 points – Sam Kim (Wine Orbit)

“This is instantly appealing on the nose with dark fruit richness, smoked game, toasted spice and hazelnut aromas, leading to a wonderfully weighted palate offering succulent fruit flavours with plump mouthfeel and silky texture. Splendidly composed and expressed with a long delicious finish.”

92 points – Wine Showcase Magazine

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2022 Chien Violet Organic Shiraz

$35.00

THE NAME

“I named my wine range ‘Rusty Mutt‘ because I was born in the Year of the Metal Dog in Chinese astrology. I then ‘Australianised’ Metal Dog to Rusty Mutt.”

“I am thrilled to introduce my first fully organic Rusty Mutt wine! The grapes come from a certified organic vineyard called ‘Wit’s End’ in McLaren Vale. This vineyard is renowned for its bright red fruits and violet floral notes, which inspired the name ‘Chien Violet‘, meaning ‘Violet Dog’ in French.” – Scott Heidrich (Owner / Winemaker)

WINES / REVIEWS

GOLD MEDAL – 2023 Australian And New Zealand Boutique Wine Show

Judges Comments:

“Deep Ruby – dark core. Forest fruits (blackcurrants) with meaty and earthy elements. Good tannin structure and length. Good ripeness, energy and succulence. Sweet fruited and plush with good energy. Dark robust plum, mulberry pie, clove and allspice, and dense.”

94 points – Sam Kim (Wine Orbit)

“Splendidly ripe and fragrant, showing blackberry, cedary oak, cake spice and rich floral aromas, it’s succulent and generously weighted in the mouth with juicy fruit flavours backed by plush texture and grainy tannins, finishing wonderfully long and sturdy. Bold and flavoursome.”

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