Wine Picks

Please try and have these wines in the recommended context. Wine pleasure is about a match of wine and mood.

CLASSY LOCAL WHITE

CLASSY LOCAL WHITE

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Fans of Dry Riesling should jump on this, especially if you enjoy the grape’s classic whiff of petrol. Overall the wine feels refreshing, sharp,…

CELEBRATE THE BLACK SHEEP

CELEBRATE THE BLACK SHEEP

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If you have any ‘rebels, reprobates or black sheep’ in your life – and hopefully you have, here’s the perfect gift bottle. The wine…

DE BORTOLI IS BACK

DE BORTOLI IS BACK

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One of my favourite Pinot Noir’s is back at Vintages. Amazing hit of flavor and complexity for the price. As ever there is a…

JUST LOVELY ROSE

JUST LOVELY ROSE

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As you have probably figured out, these days good Rosé can be made almost anywhere in the wine world. What’s interesting about this huge…

BRUNCH ANYONE?

BRUNCH ANYONE?

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I drank this wine on one of our ‘stinky hot’ evenings, by way of seeing how it might deliver. And it did. And I…