Brown Magpie Modewarre Mud Shiraz 2014, Geelong, AUD $60
The latest Bindi and By Farr pinot noirs are exceptional, as we have come to expect.
For a vintage that has been somewhat maligned, 2016 has produced some stunning chardonnays.
Pinot noir prefers a cool climate, and there are two ways to achieve that in Australia: go up or go south. Altitude or latitude … but which is best?
Oakdene Liz’s Chardonnay 2016, Geelong, AUD $35
In my recent tastings of Rhône whites, these three stood out like beacons.
By Farr Shiraz 2015, Geelong, AUD $65
By Farr Sangreal Pinot Noir 2015, Geelong, AUD $80
Brown Magpie Pinot Noir 2014, Geelong, AUD $35
Lethbridge Pinot Gris 2016, Geelong, AUD $30