Karatta Wines is a family owned winery nestled in the Robe region along South Australia's magnificent Limestone Coast. Named after Karatta House, one of Robe's well-known heritage listed icons on the shores of Lake Butler, Cellar Door and Winery are located 22 kilometres from Robe on the Robe Penola Road.
Karatta has two vineyards, both located in the Robe region. These vines are grown on the famous terra rossa soil over limestone, which produces premium wines rich in distinctive flavours.
Karatta's, 12 Mile Winery is the first and only winery in the Robe Wine Region. Winemaker is Duane Coates.
Karatta wine range includes Limited Release Cabernet Sauvignon Shiraz Malbec, Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz-Cabernet Sauvignon, Cuvee Shiraz Cabernet, Pinot Noir, Rose, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Cuvee Pinot Chardonnay and Late Harvest.
8.4/10 "This tastes amazingly pinot. Slightly chilled on hot nights you could be in Burgundy, not just the beef and burgundy at Robe." Max Crus Grape Expectations - 2009 Karatta Pinot Noir
8.7/10 "No nonsense real red with bubbles, what more do you want?" Max Crus Grape Expectations - NV Karatta Cuvee Shiraz Cabernet
4 1/2 stars equal top in category Winestate Magazine - 2006 Karatta '12 Mile Vineyard' Shiraz
8.7/10 Max Crus, Grape Expectations - 2006 Karatta '12 Mile Vineyard' Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon
4 1/2 stars Winestate Magazine - 2005 Karatta 'Reserve' Shiraz
Gold medal 2012 Limestone Coast Wine Show - 2005 Karatta 'Reserve' Shiraz
4 stars Winestate Magazine - 2006 Karatta '12 Mile Vineyard' Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon