My latest chardonnay tasting of 118 wines yielded 17 wines scoring gold-ribbon or above; another 19 scoring 93 to 94 points.
My latest pinot noir tasting of 94 wines revealed many stunners.
Margaret River micro-boutique Grace Farm was the overall winner at a highly successful 2016 Boutique Wine Awards.
Montalto Pennon Hill Pinot Noir, Mornington Peninsula 2014 $32 A delicious lighter coloured and weighted pinot with spicy, cherry-scented fragrance; very varietal, clean and appealing. It’s light to medium-bodied, softly fleshy, with gentle, supple tannins. There’s fruit sweetness and little tannin grip. Fine balance and