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.
Sandalford Estate Reserve Margaret River Australia Cabernet Sauvignon 2007
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A moderately austere, elegant Cabernet Sauvignon with red berry, floral and wild herb flavours. Juicy tannins give a drying finish while adding a little flesh to the wine. A serious Cabernet Sauvignon that needs to be enjoyed with food to show off its best features.
Tasted: Jun 2010 Closure: S'cap Average price: NZD $27 (~USD $23)
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