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Scotchman’s Hill Norfolk Vineyard Pinot Noir 2007, Bellarine Peninsula, VIC

RRP$55. Fruit for this wine is hand-picked off 23-year old vines at Scotchman’s Hill. A portion of fruit is fermented with 25% whole bunch, while another is de-stemmed and spent 20 days macerating on skins. The blended wine is racked … Continue reading

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Scotchman’s Hill Sutton Vineyard Chardonnay 2007, Bellarine Peninsula, VIC

RRP$55. Fruit from a 23-year old vineyard, hand-picked, 100% barrel fermented but no malolactic fermentation. Batonnage fortnightly for 6 months, staying in contact with lees for 16 months in new to 2 year old barriques. It has a rich, gold … Continue reading

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Tipy-toe on the Bellarine Peninsula – Scotchman’s Hill

Being one of the largest privately owned winery, Scotchman’s Hill is one of the best wine producers of the Bellarine Peninsula, just 30 mins out of Geelong (about 90 mins from Melbourne). It produces quality, cool climate wine but not … Continue reading

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Jack Rabbit Moscato 2011, Bellarine Peninsula, VIC

$15/375ml. Pale smoked salmon orange colour, this moscato is sold as half-bottles making it a convenient choice as the final dinner bottle. Light green apple and rose talc notes, it is slightly carbonated, with simple orange citrus notes. I’d have … Continue reading

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