Ned Goodwin / James Halliday: “stridently persistent”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On August 9, 2017
Author: James Halliday/Ned Goodwin Source: Halliday Wine Companion 2018 Review Date: Wednesday August 2, 2017 Terre à Terre Summertown Vineyard Reserve Pinot Noir 2016 A densely fruited pinot of black and red cherry, dark plum, root spice, autumnal mulch, wood smoke and briar notes, this is sappy and sweet of fruit. It is stridently persistent, too. A stream of acidity […]
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Peter Chapman: “great job”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On July 13, 2017
Author: Peter Chapman Source: Queensland Times (and other syndicated media) Review Date: July 12, 2017 Terre à Terre Summertown Vineyard Reserve 2016 Winemaker Xavier Bizot never shirks from a challenge and producing his first Pinot Noir he’s once again done a great job.  This wine is drinking well now, but as he suggests it will be better given a few […]
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Toni Paterson: “excellent fruit clarity”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On June 30, 2017
Author: Toni Paterson Source: therealreview.com Date: 19 June 2017 Terre à Terre Summertown Vineyard Reserve 2016 Extraordinary aromas of scented red apples and warm strawberries. The palate is very fine and tight, with excellent fruit clarity in the cherry and tart raspberry spectrum. Don’t be deceived by the pale colour and fine structure as the palate has good depth […]
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Patrick Eckel: “an attractive but generously structured wine”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On June 30, 2017
Author: Patrick Eckel Source: winereviewer.com.au Review Date: Thursday, June 22 2017 Terre a Terre Summertown Vineyard Reserve 2016 A new release under the Terre a Terre label that’s sourced from the Summertown Vineyard in the Piccadilly Valley. The wine was fermented with 20% whole bunches and aged in 50% new oak, two winemaking choices that have been instrumental in defining an […]
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Winsor Dobbin: “Wow!”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On June 30, 2017
Author: Winsor Dobbin Source: winsordobbin.com.au, wdwineoftheweek.blogspot.com.au Review Date: Saturday, June 24 2017 Terre a Terre Summertown Vineyard Reserve 2016 Wow! This one really got my clogs cranking. This is the first release of the Terre à Terre Summertown Vineyard Reserve, which is made from tiny parcels of pinot noir planted in the Piccadilly Valley of the Adelaide Hills. The vineyard was originally […]
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Campbell Mattinson: “Pretty impression”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On June 13, 2017
Author: Campbell Mattinson Source: winefront.com.au Review Date: Monday, June 12 2017 Terre a Terre Summertown Vineyard Reserve 2016 From the Summertown Vineyard, planted in 1987. 20% whole bunches, 50% new oak. Historically this vineyard of course has produced pinot noir for sparkling, but a portion of the vineyard is now managed for table pinot noir. Successfully too, by the taste of […]
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