Optimal drinking age

While our wines are ideal for drinking at release, they also have an incredible ability to age. Our vintage charts represent the optimal drinking age in relation to ideal cellaring conditions.

Henschke Reds

  • Abbotts Prayer
    Vintage Quality Optimum Drinking
    2010 Exceptional 20+ years
    2009 Excellent 20+ years
    2008 Excellent 15+ years
    2007 Excellent 10+ years
    2006 not produced
    2005 Exceptional 20+ years
    2004 Excellent 15+ years
    2003 Excellent 15+ years
    2002 Exceptional 20+ years
    2000 Great 10+ years
    1999 Excellent 10+ years
    1996 Exceptional 20+ years
    1995 Great 15+ years
    1994 Exceptional 20+ years
    1993 Exceptional 20+ years
    1992 Great 15+ years
  • Cyril Henschke
    Vintage Quality Optimum Drinking
    2010 Exceptional 25+ years
    2009 Exceptional 25+ years
    2008 Great 15+ years
    2007 Great 15+ years
    2006 Great 20+ years
    2005 Exceptional 20+ years
    2004 Great 20+ years
    2003 Exellent 15+ years
    2002 Exceptional 20+ years
    2001 Excellent 15+ years
    2000 Great 20+ years
    1999 Great 20+ years
    1998 Exceptional 20+ years
    1997 Excellent 15+ years
    1996 Excellent 20+ years
    1995 Excellent 15+ years
    1994 Exceptional 25+ years
    1993 Exceptional 25+ years
    1992 Very good 20+ years
    1991 Excellent 20+ years
    1990 Exceptional 25+ years
    1989 Great 10+ years
  • Henry's Seven
    Vintage Quality Optimum Drinking
    2014 Excellent 10+ years
    2013 Excellent 10+ years
    2012 Excellent 10+ years
    2010 Exceptional 10+ years
    2009 Excellent 10+ years
    2008 Great 5+ years
    2007 Great 5+ years
    2006 Very good 10+ years
    2005 Exceptional 5+ years
  • Hill of Grace
    Vintage Quality Optimum Drinking
    2010 Exceptional 30+ years
    2009 Excellent 20+ years
    2008 Excellent 20+ years
    2007 Great 20+ years
    2006 Exceptional 25+ years
    2005 Exceptional 25+ years
    2004 Excellent 20+ years
    2003 Very Good 15+ years
    2002 Exceptional 25+ years
    2001 Excellent 20+ years
    1999 Excellent 20+ years
    1998 Excellent 20+ years
    1997 Great 15+ years
    1996 Exceptional 25+ years
    1995 Excellent 20+ years
    1994 Exceptional 25+ years
    1993 Great 15+ years
    1992 Exceptional 25+ years
    1991 Excellent 20+ years
    1990 Exceptional 25+ years
    1989 Great 15+ years
    1988 Exceptional 25+ years
    1987 Great 15+ years
    1986 Exceptional 25+ years
    1985 Great 15+ years
    1984 Exceptional 25+ years
    1983 Very Good 15+ years
    1982 Excellent 20+ years
    1981 Great 15+ years
    1980 Excellent 20+ years
  • Hill of Roses
    Vintage Quality Optimum Drinking
    2009 Excellent 25+ years
    2008 Excellent 25+ years
    2007 Great 15+ years
    2006 Excellent 20+ years
    2005 Exceptional 15+ years
    2004 Excellent 15+ years
    2003 No produced
    2002 Exceptional 20+ years
    2001 Excellent 15+ years
  • Johann's Garden Grenache
    Vintage Quality Optimum Drinking
    2014 Exceptional 15+ years
    2013 Excellent 15+ years
    2012 Exceptional 20+ years
    2010 Excellent 15+ years
    2009 Excellent 10+ years
    2008 Excellent 10+ years
    2007 Excellent 10+ years
    2006 Very good 10+ years
    2005 Exceptional 10+ years
    2004 Excellent 10+ years
  • Keyneton Estate
    Vintage Quality Optimum Drinking
    2000 Very good 10+ years
    1999 Excellent 15+ years
    1996 Exceptional 20+ years
    1995 Excellent 15+ years
    1994 Exceptional 20+ years
  • Keyneton Estate Euphonium
    Vintage Quality Optimum Drinking
    2006 Great 15+ years
    2005 Exceptional 15+ years
    2004 Excellent 15+ years
    2003 Excellent 10+ years
    2002 Exceptional 15+ years
    2001 Excellent 15+ years
  • Keyneton Euphonium
    Vintage Quality Optimum Drinking
    2012 Excellent 20+ years
    2011 Very good 10+ years
    2010 Excellent 15+ years
    2009 Excellent 20+ years
    2008 Great 20+ years
    2007 Great 15+ years
  • Lenswood Giles Pinot Noir
    Vintage Quality Optimum Drinking
    2013 Exceptional 15+ years
    2012 Exceptional 15+ years
    2010 Excellent 10+ years
    2009 Exceptional 15+ years
    2008 Excellent 10+ years
    2007 Great 10+ years
    2006 Very good 10+ years
    2005 Exceptional 10+ years
  • Mount Edelstone
    Vintage Quality Optimum Drinking
    2012 Exceptional 25+ years
    2010 Exceptional 25+ years
    2009 Exceptional 20+ years
    2008 Great 15+ years
    2007 Great 15+ years
    2006 Exellent 20+ years
    2005 Exceptional 20+ years
    2004 Great 20+ years
    2003 Great 15+ years
    2002 Exceptional 25+ years
    2001 Excellent 20+ years
    2000 Great 15+ years
    1999 Excellent 20+ years
    1998 Excellent 15+ years
    1997 Very good 15+ years
    1996 Exceptional 25+ years
    1995 Excellent 20+ years
    1994 Exceptional 25+ years
    1993 Great 20+ years
    1992 Excellent 20+ years
    1991 Excellent 15+ years
    1990 Exceptional 20+ years
    1989 Great 15+ years
    1988 Excellent 20+ years
    1987 Great 20+ years
    1986 Exceptional 20+ years
    1985 Very good 15+ years
    1984 Excellent 20+ years
  • Stone Jar Tempranillo Graciano
    Vintage Quality Optimum Drinking
    2010 Exceptional 15+ years
  • Tappa Pass Shiraz
    Vintage Quality Optimum Drinking
    2013 Great 20+ years
    2012 Exceptional 25+ years
    2010 Exceptional 25+ years
    2009 Exceptional 25+ years
    2008 Great 10+ years
    2007 Great 20+ years
    2006 Excellent 20+ years
    2005 Exceptional 20+ years
    2004 Excellent 15+ years
    2003 Great 10+ years
    2002 Exceptional 15+ years
  • The Alan Reserve Pinot Noir
    Vintage Quality Optimum Drinking
    2012 Excellent 10+ years
    2010 Exceptional 20+ years
  • The Rose Grower Nebbiolo
    Vintage Quality Optimum Drinking
    2012 Excellent 15+ years
    2010 Exceptional 15+ years