With widely acclaimed Heston Blumenthal’s Fat Duck about to close in Australia and re-open back in England lets take time to reflect on the greatest culinary import who still remains active and vibrant in this country, Tetsuya Wakuda.<...
2013 Ocean Eight Pinot Noir - 95 points
"Strong crimson-purple; a very rich, layered pinot, with blood plum to the fore, morello cherry in the vanguard; just when you think the fruit is a little one-dimensional, fine,savoury/foresty tannins on the finish haul it into line. Will be long lived."
2012 Aylward Pinot Noir - 93 points
"...has an open, boisterous nose with plenty of funk and personality...Bold and wildly complex wine with turned earth, mushroom, stewed rhubarb and fleshy fruit. The palate is flavoursome and long...intense strawberry and cedar on the nose and a rich, firmly structured palate that shows excellent depth and length."