Mount Beautiful Pinot Noir 2009 Waipara

Aug 23rd, 2013 | By
Mount Beautiful Pinot Noir 2009

Mount Beautiful Pinot Noir 2009 Usually $40 but can be bought at Advintage for under $25 A big and luscious Pinot Noir from Cheviot Hills, just north of Waipara. Mount Beautiful Pinot Noir 2009 is full of ripe fruit with a hint of smokiness and just cooked bacon rind. The nose is a wonderful  blend of
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Best white wine under $15, SAVE $10

Aug 14th, 2013 | By
Alluviale wines Hawke's Bay

Best white wine under $15 Alluviale Blanc 2010 This wine is easily the best white wine under $15, that’s not only because it usually retails for over $26! It’s the best wine on offer I could find this week. And with New Zealand’s wine glut having dried up, it’s the best deal I’ve seen for
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Mountford Estate Liaison Pinot Noir 2009

Apr 24th, 2013 | By
Mountford Pinot Noir

Mountford Estate Liaison Pinot Noir 2009 Although this wine is not estate grown, it comes from neighbouring vineyards, it doesn’t detract from the quality. Matured for 18 months in French oak barrels, and bottled unfiltered and unfined. Quite a masculine wine, with rich Doris plum colouring and powerfully rich palate. Many people would consider $35
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Bargain Central Otago Pinot For Waitangi Day Under $20

Feb 5th, 2013 | By
Central Otago Pinot Noir

2008 Old School Single Vineyard Central Otago Pinot Noir First day back and the wine that I’m recommending is a blinder. Usually found on the shelves for $42 or more, this wine has good pedigree. The wineries loss, unfortunately, is your gain. From the Tarras region of Central Otago. 90/100 from Parkers Wine Advocate and
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Bargain Basement Old School Chardy

Dec 14th, 2012 | By
Hawke's Bay Chardonnay

Bargain Basement Old School Chardy Old school Chardonnay still has a large following. After the years of butterscotch popcorn, cream and large dollop of oak in our Chardonnays, we then favoured the more austere wines. Sauvignon Blanc stole the thunder and it bacame very fashionable to belong to the ABC club (Anything But Chardonnay). These
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