Posts Tagged: New Zealand

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2008 Pyramid Valley Calvert Vineyard Pinot Noir. Central Otago, NZ. 14.3%

Been meaning to try and drink more Pinot’s to understand what all the Pinotphiles are rabbiting on about. Must confess I don’t drink much Pinot, not never really “got” its allure. This comes highly recommended and has a strong reputation.

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2008 Pyramid Valley Calvert Vineyard Pinot Noir. Central Otago, NZ. 14.3%

Been meaning to try and drink more Pinot’s to understand what all the Pinotphiles are rabbiting on about. Must confess I don’t drink much Pinot, not never really “got” its allure. This comes highly recommended and has a strong reputation.

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2011 Saint Clair Pioneer Block 6. Sauvignon Blanc. Marlborough, NZ. 13%

Brought by a house guest. Brave bringing a NZ Savvy Blanc to my place as we don’t normally get along. No fears… I enjoyed this. Tropical with ginger, pineapple tarts, some passion fruit, but only a hint. Wet pebbles. Texturally,

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2011 Saint Clair Pioneer Block 6. Sauvignon Blanc. Marlborough, NZ. 13%

Brought by a house guest. Brave bringing a NZ Savvy Blanc to my place as we don’t normally get along. No fears… I enjoyed this. Tropical with ginger, pineapple tarts, some passion fruit, but only a hint. Wet pebbles. Texturally,