The focus, attention to detail and passion of which we have witnessed from Kusuda over years has now come to fruition.
The consumer’s choice award evolved through discussions about Pinot noir between staff and producers.
The Gabriel Glass is durable, elegant and versatile. We have tasted a variety of wine styles in comparison to a standard ISO and noted the difference. In many instances the standard tasting glass hindered the aromatics thus disadvantaging the experience of the wine.
Vintage 2011 produced a complex wine which is somewhat more approachable than in previous years. Fruit characters such as Black Doris plum and soft berry compote, both typical for Dry River, are in abundance. A floral mix dominated by violets, baking spice and vanilla are complemented by a warm oak character on the nose.