Casa Santos Lima Bons Ventos 2014, Portugal, AUD $9
Paritua 21:12 2014, Hawke’s Bay, NZD $130
I love great, mature Hunter Valley semillon, so help me.
Each year for the past three years Jim Chatto has conducted a blind comparative tasting of his Chatto Tasmanian pinot noirs against top-level Burgundies.
In my latest tasting of alternative red varieties, there were eight nebbiolos, from five regions.
Moorilla St Matthias Vineyard Cloth Label Red 2014, Tasmania, AUD $110
I was recently invited to a vertical tasting of every vintage of Craggy Range Le Sol by Air New Zealand, which had purchased the wines at auction.
Chandon Vintage Brut Rosé 2014, Victoria, AUD $39
Bremerton Old Adam Shiraz 2014, Langhorne Creek, AUD $56
Penfolds Grange 2014, South Australia, AUD $900