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.
Giant Steps Yarra Valley Australia Chardonnay 2004
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Quite an oaky wine with tangy acidity. A bit jangly. Youthful, lacks balance. Assertive falvours tail away to a mod finish. Sl funky - touch aldehyde. Very worked. Some wild ferment. 13.6% alc
Tasted: Sep 2005 Average price: n/a
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