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April 28th 2015

Vintage 2015 Report

I thought it had been a little too long since I last posted a blog on the web-site but I was a little surprised that the last post was about the 2014 vintage. So, I had better whip out a 2015 vintage report before an entire year lapses between blog posts (shame on me!).

Having read the 2014…

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May 5th 2014

2014 Vintage Review

The old wine saying that there is no two vintages the same was perfectly illustrated in 2014. In more than 20 years of winemaking I cannot recall a vintage quite like this and that is for many reasons. In short, one of the strangest vintages but it delivered some really lovely wines – all in all we are very…

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April 24th 2014

The Super-Duper Experience

The Super-what I hear you say? The Super-Duper – it is your chance to experience two new wines made in very limited volumes and we think they are pretty... well, super-duper!
Prior to the 2012 vintage we undertook a chardonnay benchmark tasting at the winery and included some of the country’s leading chardonnay producers. We included our MCC…

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January 6th 2014

NEWS: Growing Season Update

Well, it’s the first day back after the Christmas break and the winery is pretty close to being ready for vintage which is great – early preparation for an expected early vintage gives me peace of mind.

So, how is the vineyard looking? A few words can easily sum it up – dry, balanced, healthy – but let…

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4:03pm on Tue 12 May
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3:50pm on Tue 12 May
Sorry to say it but BoM confirmed this afternoon we are now in an El Nino pattern.…
3:03pm on Tue 12 May
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3:48pm on Tue 12 May
@JamesSuckling I believe '67 d'Yquem is also pretty good but alas, a little too expensive for my wine budget.
9:29am on Tue 12 May
@JamesSuckling Hey, not so old! That's my birth year. Good to hear some vinous from '67 is still alive and kicking.
2:43pm on Mon 11 May
1967 Giacomo Borgogno & Figli Barolo Riserva: full-bodied & velvety. A great offering for such an old Barolo. Score:
1:30pm on Mon 11 May

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