Villa Maria Reserve Merlot 2016, Hawke’s Bay, NZD $49.99
Blackstone Paddock Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, Margaret River, AUD $18
Villa Maria Reserve Gimblett Gravels Syrah 2016, Hawke’s Bay, NZD $59.99
Esk Valley Heipipi The Terraces 2016, Hawke’s Bay, NZD $160
Dog Point Vineyard, one of Marlborough’s brightest stars, has just released the latest vintages on each of their four wines.
What do you do when your dad is as famous as Grant Burge and has sold his name to another company?
Tahbilk Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, Nagambie Lakes, AUD $26
Vidal Reserve Merlot Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, Hawke’s Bay, NZD $19.99
Does Central Otago produce this country’s best examples of pinot noir? According to my database (and palate), the answer is yes, by a slim margin, although the other pinot noir regions are hot on Central Otago’s heels.
Vino Lascito Rubicone IGT Sangiovese 2016, Italy, NZD $17.95