Monthly Archives: February 2017

Mt Difficulty Pinot Noir 2013

Mount Difficulty, Pinot noir, Bannockburn, Otago, New Zealand, 2013 This wine: varietal pinot noir, screw cap closure, 14% abv, Waitrose Cellar, £26 (08/16) Consumer tasting note: quite understated, an opening nose of creamy black and red berries edged with toast and spice, … Continue reading

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Sparkling wine – Austria

What Austrian Sekt is a sparkling wine made by tank, transfer, or traditional method. It was first produced in 1846 by Schlumberger, where it remains in production today (3). In June 2016 a 3-step quality pyramid was introduced, with minima of … Continue reading

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