2012 Tolpuddle Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, Tasmania

October 25, 2013 0 Comments

2012 Tolpuddle Chardonnay Pale straw colour, lemon pith on the nose, intense and heralds a piecing palate. Faint barrel notes and wood spice. The palate is electric, some say nervy, but whichever word you use, it’s thrilling. Lemon sherbet, rind …

2010 Pizzini Nebbiolo, King Valley, Victoria

September 19, 2013 0 Comments

The 2010 Nebbiolo pours into the glass with a picture perfect faded rim. The nose on opening, a little closed, yet showing licorice, earth, dried petals and warming spice. The fruit on the palate is restrained, but nothing holds back …