A Merlot that aims for the fences and manages a single. The fruit just can't get it up. Herbaceous, even vegetal notes are tarted up by oak, but even after nearly four years of age, the wine maintains its lean, hard, acidic edge.
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Reviews wines from Australia and New Zealand
A native of New York who has spent years living abroad in London and Perth, Australia, Pickard’s work has previously appeared in publications such as Australia’s Gourmet Traveller Wine, James Halliday’s Wine Companion, Scoop Magazine, Decanter and Wine Enthusiast. She was the co-host of the popular podcast, The Crush, as well as a regular presenter on various TV shows. Pickard is excited to share her vast knowledge and great passion for the wines of both Australia and New Zealand.