Kawarau 2006 Pinot Noir Reserve

Sourced from one of the oldest blocks of Pinot Noir in the Central Otago region, this bottle is a very good example of what New Zealand can do. The winemaker, Dean Shaw, is known for his non-interventionist winemaking. This bottle is a decent example of the minimalist...

NJ to NZ

Philly boy goes to wine school, moves to New Zealand, and becomes a winemaker. Great little pick-me-up story from the Burlington Country Times. Good read for all of those folks out there who want to just say “fuck it” and get out of the rat race… or...