The latest Bindi and By Farr pinot noirs are exceptional, as we have come to expect.
I put some pricey pinot noirs from Gibbston Valley Wines, Rockburn Wines and Blank Canvas to the test.
Amisfield Lowburn Terrace Riesling 2017, Central Otago, NZD $30
Rockburn The Art Pinot Noir 2016, Central Otago, NZD $97
Mt Difficulty Growers Series Lowburn Valley Chardonnay 2016, Central Otago, NZD $39
Gibbston Valley China Terrace Pinot Noir 2016, Central Otago, NZD $65
Women working in the Central Otago wine industry have an opportunity to speak with a unified voice through a newly launched organisation.
Takapoto Estate Bannockburn Pinot Noir 2012, Central Otago, NZD $75
When I first tasted chardonnay from Central Otago I wrote that the variety should never have been planted in the region because the wine was excessively green and hard.
Terra Sancta Special Release First Vines Pinot Noir Rosé 2017, Central Otago, NZD $49.95