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Man O War Dreadnought Syrah 2008, Waiheke Island, NZ

AUD$46 from PWS. The current vintage is 2010, and this is one of the bottles I had kept aside. Intense black ruby purple colour. A developing forward nose that is ripe with blackberries, mulberries and earthy spice. Dry, med+ – … Continue reading

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NZ in a glass – Melbourne

Every year, a sizeable contingent of NZ wineries take a little trip onto Australian shores to show off their wines. It should be well-regarded that the time of NZ being strictly associated with standardised Sauvignon Blancs is over. But that … Continue reading

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