Alpha Domus The Aviator 2015, Hawke’s Bay, NZD $70
Paritua 21:12 2014, Hawke’s Bay, NZD $130
Kemp Road Whenua 2009, Hawke’s Bay, NZD $45
Terra Tangra Grand Reserva 2013, Bulgaria, NZD $85
Suckfizzle has for some time been a flagship brand of Stella Bella; what was less understood is that it’s always been a single-vineyard wine.
The call went out from the Brown Paper Bag Club: BYO super-Tuscans to the suburban pizzeria, Napoli In Bocca, and we’ll have some fun.
Te Mata Estate Coleraine is one of the greatest New Zealand wines, with a 37-year span of vintages, and, most surprisingly it was a great wine from the very first vintage.
Te Motu Onetangi Valley 2013, Waiheke, NZD $140
Frankland Estate Olmo’s Reward 2015, Frankland River, AUD $85
This week’s New & Noteworthy is a reminder that Treasury Wine Group serves up a lot of very inexpensive everyday drinking wines that are well-made and great value for money.