New and Noteworthy

A bit of luxury from Seppelt

The latest tranche of four Seppelt ‘luxury’ wines sees winemaker Clare Dry’s first vintage of Seppelt St Peters Shiraz (2021) released, and it’s a smashing wine.

Duke’s stellar new releases

Ben Cane has extended the already outstanding range of wines since he and his partner took over Duke’s Vineyard at Porongurup in the WA Great Southern.

Clouds in my wine

Huon Hooke was recently quizzed by a reader about cloudiness in wine, which has become quite commonplace in recent times along with the rise in popularity of low-intervention wines.

Waitaki wine wonders

A recent reminder that the Waitaki wine region is alive and well arrived on Bob Campbell’s doorstep in the form of three bottles of wine from three different producers.