Post Profile






Adventures in New Zealand’s South Island

The stunning Milford Sound, which is actually a fjord I’m just back from a rather magical few days in the South Island of New Zealand, a trip which took in two wine events (the Hamner Southern Pinot workshop and Central Otago Pinot Noir Celebration), and some sightseeing. We drove down to Hamner on the newly [...]
read more

share

Related Posts


Some nice wines at the Southern Pinot workshop

Food & Drink / Wine : Jamie Goode's Wine Blog

At each of the dinners at the Southern Pinot workshop in Hamner, participants are encouraged to bring wines to dinner. This is a fun exercise, because there is no coordination, and winemakers tend to be curious, generous folk who ac...

New Zealand Pinot Noir: some favourites from Central Otago and Waitaki

Food & Drink / Wine : Jamie Goode's Wine Blog

Continuing my round up of top Pinot Noirs from the recent New Zealand trip, here are some favourites from Central Otago, with a couple from North Otago’s Waitaki thrown in too. I’ve been coming to Central Otago regularly since 2010,...

Two Central Otago Pinot Noirs

Food & Drink / Wine : Jamie Goode's Wine Blog

Central Otago, at the bottom end of New Zealand’s South Island, is one of the world’s great Pinot Noir destinations. Here are notes on a couple recently drunk chez Goode. Remarkable Pinot Noir 2007 Gibbston Valley, Central Otago, Ne...

Oregon Pinot Noir: tasting 11 top examples blind

Food & Drink / Wine : Jamie Goode's Wine Blog

For the last few days I’ve been at the Southern Pinot Noir workshop at Hamner Springs. It’s an event that brings together winemakers from across New Zealand to taste and discuss each others’ wines. Everyone brings their wines, and t...

Why Aren't There More Central Otago Chardonnays?

Food & Drink / Wine : Vinography

Most wine lovers have heard a thing or two about Central Otago Pinot Noir. Found at the bottom of New Zealand's South Island, the wine region of Central Otago has become synonymous with Pinot Noir, thanks to a strong track record of...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC