I tasted 10 Larmandier and six Egly wines and came away with a feeling of euphoria that lasted hours.
2015 was an excellent red vintage in Northland, ahead of 2016 and this year.
David Lowe could pass for a former member of AC/DC.
I was pleasantly surprised to receive eight bottles to promote the “Gisborne Classic Chardonnay” group.
My latest tasting of 55 ANZ pinots yielded what is probably a record success rate.
A trio of Two Paddock’s single vineyard wines from the 2015 vintage arrived on my doorstep.
Here are some of the 30 grenaches and grenache blends I have recently reviewed. You’d be mad to miss them!
Nelson winery, Mahana, (re-branded from Woollaston) has undergone a fairly radical change. I taste their latest new releases.
The cross-fertilisation of wine cultures between Europe and the Antipodes continues apace.
I taste the latest releases of a new brand from an old vineyard produced by Murdoch James.