Tag Archives: Luke Lambert

Luke Lambert March 2014 releases, Prince Wine Store

To me, the St Andrews Nebbiolo vineyard represents what is different and brilliant about the Yarra Valley. It is a reminder that the Yarra Valley isn’t all that is Yarra Glen, but extends north and west, it’s not all flats … Continue reading

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Luke Lambert Chardonnay 2011, Yarra Valley, VIC

Another wine I had at Builders’ Arms over dinner of a decent sized fish pie containing smoked trout and prawns was Luke Lambert’s Chardonnay 2011. It’s a cheap-ish $28 if you order direct from Luke’s site. It offers rich, mineral-laden … Continue reading

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Victorian Shiraz/Syrah with South Pack (Part 2)

For Shiraz, the South Pack is really heading in the North direction to Heathcote (Syrahmi) and the Yarra Valley (Jamsheed and Luke Lambert). Quite marked differences in geography between both regions result in very distinctive styles of shiraz. A straight … Continue reading

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The generosity of Luke Lambert

As a continuation from tasting Luke Lambert’s wines, he shelled out some serious dough to pour out the syrahs as a way of illustrating the style of wine he is aiming to perfect. Admitting his preference for Northern Italian cuisine, … Continue reading

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The wines and inspiration of Luke Lambert

This was a tasting session organised by Sommeliers Australia and Imbibo Wines in June 2012 at Pei Modern in Melbourne. I have had previous encounters with Luke Lambert at tastings of his wines but none when he could open up … Continue reading

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