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Palliser Pinot

Palliser 2014 Pinot Noir, Martinborough $54 Supple, fruit-driven Pinot Noir with succulent Black Doris plum, dark cherry and spicy oak flavours. There is also a suggestion of liquorice and spice. Quite intense with a silken texture. Accessible and appealing wine. (Screwcap) Score 96 ★★★★★ – view

A well deserved winner

Mount Brown 2013 Grand Reserve Pinot Noir, Waipara $24.99 I wrote a blog about this wine after it had won three of the four trophies at the Sydney-based Boutique Wine Awards and before I had tasted it. Now I’ve tasted it (and bought my full