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  • Max Allen
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  • Max Allen
1 Jun 2016

During the 1970s and 1980s, when the fortunes of the Hunter Valley wine region north of Sydney were in the ascendant, local vigneron Murray Tyrrell built a reputation for hyperbole - and for the Hunter - by loudly declaring each harvest 'the vintage of the century!' - regardless of how badly the vineyards had been battered that year by flooding…