Latest articles
Chardonnays and Pinots from the bushfire year
3 Aug 2011 by Julia Harding MW
It is almost two years since I enjoyed a blind tasting of (mostly) Australian Pinot Noir with Tom Carson, winemaker at Yabby Lake in Australia's Mornington Peninsula (profiled here by Jancis while he was chief winemaker at Yering Station in the Yarra Valley). The previous occasion was during the first-ever Landmark Australia tutorial , held in the Barossa Valley, when Tom gave an excellent summary of Pinot Noir in Australia and the climatic factors that influence the choice of site, not to mention a fascinating tasting to illustrate his overview. On this second occasion I had to travel only to Australia House in London for a...

Sorry, this page is available only to current Purple Pages members. If you're not a member, why not join today and meet a lively community of fellow wine enthusiasts?

If you are already a Purple Pager, please log in.

Sign up for Purple Pages
  • 10648 articles (two new most days) and 99325 tasting notes
  • Exclusive online access to The Oxford Companion to Wine
  • Exclusive online access to all the World Atlas of Wine maps
  • Lively and intelligent Members' forum
  • Completely independent news, comment and inside tips
Join now
£6.99 a month or £69 a year
(Available in GBP, USD, EUR or AUD)
Contact us | Team Jancis | Site FAQs | Join now | Terms and Conditions | Privacy policy | Site map | RSS
© Copyright 2000-2014 Jancis Robinson