Illuminati Riparosso Montepulciano d’Abruzzo 2014, Abruzzo, AUD $10
Sommelier Sophie Otton has put together a list at Song Kitchen that contains 50% wines made by women.
Tokar Estate Pinot Noir 2015, Yarra Valley, AUD $40
Jim Chatto recently took on the chief winemaker role at Kreglinger/Pipers Brook Vineyard in addition to that of McWilliam’s Wines.
Not one, but two great Piedmontese wineries held tastings in Sydney on the same day recently: Bruno Rocca and Gaja.
My recent International Cabernet Family masterclass at WineSquare turned up some outstanding wines.
Giant Steps Primavera Vineyard Pinot Noir 2016, Yarra Valley, AUD $50
Hickinbotham Trueman Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, McLaren Vale, AUD $75
Baily & Baily Folio Chardonnay 2016, Margaret River, AUD $10-$12.50
Home Hill Kelly’s Reserve Pinot Noir 2015 scooped the pool at the recent Boutique Wine Awards.