Ata Rangi Pinot Noir, Martinborough NZ. 13.0%

Ata Rangi Pinot Noir, Martinborough NZ. 13.0%

Ata Rangi is owned and run by Clive Paton and his wife Phyll, together with Clive’s sister Alison and winemaker Helen Masters. Clive planted the bare, stony home paddock at the edge of Martinborough in 1980 and, in doing so, was one of a handful of people who...
2007 Craggy Range Sophia Merlot/Cab/Cab Franc

2007 Craggy Range Sophia Merlot/Cab/Cab Franc

Tasted May 2012 with hickory smoked leg of lamb and roast vegetables. This comes from that area in NZ north island called Gimblett Gravels, an astonishing breeding ground for outstanding red wines, mainly of the Bordeaux right bank mix, that is Merlot predominant....