Wine Reviews: 2009 Ata Rangi Lismore Pinot Gris & 2008 L’Aventure “Côte à Côte”

Leah Ann Roberts is a sommelier based in Orange County, California. She is the owner of Domaine Vino, complete wine cellar management company. Here, she recommends two wines for readers of The Global Herald: White 2009 Ata Rangi Lismore Pinot Gris North Island, Martinborough, New Zealand $31.00 USD This wine has a pale straw color … Read more Wine Reviews: 2009 Ata Rangi Lismore Pinot Gris & 2008 L’Aventure “Côte à Côte”

Pinot Gris on the Rise in Cool Climate Aussie Regions

We had lunch yesterday with a group of friends in Charleston in the Adelaide Hills, who are cool climate grape growers for some very well known South Australian winemakers. Initially when they developed the bare patch of land some 15 years ago, the consultant’s recommendations included Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Riesling, and a … Read more Pinot Gris on the Rise in Cool Climate Aussie Regions