Category Archives: Wine tastings

2012 Tolpuddle Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, Tasmania

0 Comments October 25, 2013

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 Schiopetto Blanc des Rosis Bianco Venezia Giulia

0 Comments September 9, 2013

2010 Schiopetto Blanc des Rosis Bianco Venezia Giulia, Italy I love multi grape blends, in particular the whites from Italy. They always seem more alive, textural and interesting than mono varietal wine. I like the fact that the expectation is …