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  Ratings & Awards New Zealand’s Most Awarded Winery World’s Top 10 Most Admired Wine Brands 2016 – Drinks International Winery Villa Maria Estate from Marlborough, New Zealand Variety Pinot Noir Sight   Nose Aromas of red cherry and bright berry fruits. Taste Succulent fruit with complex spice, wild herb and savory elements. Food Pairings Enjoy [...]


"European Winery of the Year" 2012 - Wine Enthusiast.


  Ratings & Awards    Pascal Jolivet – Loire Valley’s Top 3 Winemaker, Wine Spectator Winery Pascal Jolivet from Loire Valley, France Variety Pinot Noir Sight Brilliant ruby  Nose Red fruits, cherries and blackcurrant Taste Spiced notes lead to an elegant finish showing balance and smoothness, the fruit and subtle oak the nobility of Pinot [...]


  Ratings & Awards   Winery Yering Station Winery from Yarra Valley, Australia Variety Pinot Noir Sight Bright red cherry Nose Lifted perfume of violets and lavander. All spice intertwined with gamey, briary red and black cherry fruits. Complimented with subtle vanillin oak. Taste Soft and juicy. Lovely mixed of elegant fruit savoury spice and earthy undertones. Supple [...]


  Ratings & Awards  SILVER – HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL WINE & SPIRITS COMPETITION 96 POINTS – JAMES HALLIDAY – AUSTRALIAN WINE COMPANION, JULY 2015 Winery De Bortoli Wines from Yarra Valley, Australia Variety Pinot Noir Sight   Medium red Nose Bright fruit, aromatic, whole bunch, complex, red fruits, spice. Taste  Gentle tannins, plump, richly textured, [...]


  Ratings & Awards Winery Backhouse from California, United States Variety Pinot Noir Sight Ruby red in color Nose Taste Ripe cherry and berry flavors, Soft and elegant. Food Pairings Wild game dishes and roast meats. Expert Reviews


  Ratings and Awards 2016 Vintage: 90 Points – James Halliday, Australian Wine Companion Winery Yarra Valley Varieties Pinot Noir Sight Medium ruby and eye-catching in the glass Nose Lovely Pinot aromatics, hints of whole bunches. Taste Medium weight on the palate with lots of red fruit, cherry, spice and herbs. Gentle tannins make for [...]


  Ratings and Awards Winery Yarra Valley Varieties Pinot Noir Sight Nose Taste Food Pairings Expert Reviews  2016 Vintage: 90 Points – James Halliday, Australian Wine Companion

Adelaide Hills

Shaw + Smith Pinot Noir


94 Points, James Suckling - June 2019  The dried-strawberry and orange-peel character here is so enticing and energetic with hints of walnuts and dried flowers. Medium body, light and fine tannins and a crisp finish. Drink now or hold.

Tasting Notes

The 2018 vintage has a concentrated core of red berry fruits including raspberries and cherries. It is vibrant and more opulent than other years.