has judged wine professionally in twelve countries, contributes regularly to wine publications around the world and has lectured on wine in many countries. His speciality is New Zealand wine which he reviews from an international perspective. He gained his Master of Wine qualification in 2000.
Fox Creek Pethick Road McLaren Vale Australia Cabernet Sauvignon 2003
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Attractive bright blackberry and currant flavours with sweet fruit and an influence of toasty oak. Good gutsy red that’s quite youthful.
Tasted: Jan 2006 Average price: NZD $25 (~USD $21)
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