My latest chardonnay tasting of 118 wines yielded 17 wines scoring gold-ribbon or above; another 19 scoring 93 to 94 points.
David Bicknell of Oakridge has fired a shot at the French use of terroir as a marketing tool.
As this year’s chairman, and the Australian judge, it was my pleasure to present the awards for the 2017 Six Nations Wine Challenge last week.
David Bicknell has won the 20th Gourmet Traveller WINE magazine Winemaker of the Year.
The Yarra Valley Wine Program is a two-day immersion for the wine trade and media hosted by local winemakers in the Yarra Valley every two years.
My latest pinot noir tasting of 94 wines revealed many stunners.
Australian wines can be as good as the best of the Old World.
Oakridge Over The Shoulder Pinot Grigio 2015, Yarra Valley, AUD $23
My latest tastings of cabernet and cabernet blends showed wines of varied styles.
Oakridge chief winemaker Dave Bicknell is often cited as the leader of the skinny chardonnay movement.