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42 Degrees South Pinot Noir

42 Degrees South Pinot Noir

Huon Hooke’s wine of the week in the SMH on Tuesday was 42 Degrees South Pinot Noir, 2004. He says, “This label is the new focus for Wellington Wines produced by Andrew Hood and his team just outside Hobart. It won a gold medal and topped the 2004-and-older pinot class in January’s Tasmanian regional wine […]

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Brook Eden Pinot Noir, 2005

Some very brief notes of a weekend tasting of Brook Eden 2005 Pinot Noir. This is a 13.5% alcohol pinot from Pipers Brook in Tasmania’s Tamar Valley. At 41 degrees south, this is an area which seems to provide a superb climate for pinots! The ’05 pinot has is a clear bright cherry red in […]

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