Monthly Archives: February 2018

The wines of Cantina Terlano

In September 2013, I was very fortunate to secure a spot on the first official visit of the Institute of Masters of Wine to the Sudtirol, or Alto Adige. The Alto Adige is a semi autonomous region in northern Italy, … Continue reading

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A Message to You, Rudi (Central Otago Pinot Celebration Day 2… and a chunk of Day 3 as well)

Our day concluded with winemaker dinners, at different restaurants all around Queenstown and, once again, I lucked in. I got Rudi Bauer, mind behind Quartz Reef wines, as my host. As we were walking away from the hotel, he caught … Continue reading

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Central Otago Pinot Noir Celebration – more on Day 2 and a note for readers

I am going to be bouncing around a bit for the next few posts. Which means I will be jumping back to Day 1 at some point, but trust me, that will not matter. What some may not realise is … Continue reading

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