Day: 17 June 2014

#NWTW Week 24: Assyrtiko From Greece (Part Two)

Following up from a New World classic, we’re going straight to an Old World legend.  The more famous wine I guess from Greece is Retsina, made in a slightly funky way that makes it another of those “marmite” wines.  We’re not going down that road.  We’re heading to the island of Santorini for the beautiful …

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#NWTW Week 23: The Verdict On New Zealand Pinot Noir

First and foremost it’s I’ve got to apologise for the tardiness of this post.  I’ve spent most of the weekend on all kinds of planes, trains, and automobiles and struggled for both wifi and power sockets for the computer.  Needless to say, I didn’t need either of those to drink the wine, so that was …

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