The imported Pinot Noirs topping SA’s wine lists

The imported Pinot Noirs topping SA’s wine lists

At a recent industry tasting of imported wines held in Adelaide’s CBD, we caught up with some of SA’s finest restaurateurs to find out which international Pinot Noir brands they’ll be listing this winter… and what they’ll be pairing their Pinot with! Maria Favaro – Chianti Maria Favaro, owner of Chianti, one of Adelaide’s most […]

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Pinot Meunier – no longer the support act

According to The New York Times’ Eric Asimov, we should “pity” Pinot Meunier, the “workhorse grape” that has spent its existence contributing to blends, without being taken seriously on its own. And while it has happily taken the role of supporting actress to the Hollywood A-Lister Pinot Noir for years, new winemaking techniques have recently […]

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The Who’s Who of the Australian Pinot Noir Wine Scene

While the Oscars are all about acknowledging the shining stars of the silver screen, and Eurovision is about discovering the world’s next big pop sensation, we think it’s high time someone paid tribute to the rock stars that make the finest Australian Pinot Noir. In our attempt to track down the country’s finest wine geniuses […]

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A rock star, actor and a master of wine showcase Pinot Noir

A road trip navigated by world-class speakers, talented winemakers, a Hollywood actor and an American rock star, followed by tastings, tastings and more tastings was the agenda for Pinot Noir NZ 2017. For those of you not accustomed with ‘the best Pinot Noir event on the planet’ Rachael Fletcher, Executive Officer of Pinot Noir NZ […]