Opaque in color, this dense, rich wine feels nearly impenetrable. Hidden beneath the dusty oak and ripe blackberry flavors lie savory, herbal undertones. There's juicy black fruit on the palate and the tannins are drying but the fruit keeps things just supple enough to be approachable.
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.