Curly Flat Chardonnay 2018

Curly Flat are a benchmark cool climate southern VIctorian producer.  Their 2018 chardonnay has aromas of stone fruit, ripe nectarine and restrained cedar.  The palate is full bodied, the acidity high and the length pleasingly long.  An excellent Chardonnay that is ready to drink now. Rating: Very Good.  Abv: NA.  Price: $45.  Website: https://curlyflat.com.  Source: […]

Curly Flat White Pinot 2019

Curly Flat’s “white pinot” is a very high quality, rosé style expression of pinot noir. A decidely pink hue in colour, evidencing time on skins, the wine has an attractive aroma of strawberries and white peaches. The palate is dry, medium bodied and has fresh racy acidity. Ready to drink now, this is an enjoyable […]

Williams Crossing by Curly Flat Pinot Noir Macedon Ranges 2017

This is an excellent pinot noir from Curly Flat in the Macedon Ranges and the 2017 vintage. It has a subtle and attractive aroma of rhubarb. The palate is restrained with racy acidity, but also has a plump cherry like viscosity. Burgundian in style, this is an excellent Villages level type pinot noir, that is […]

Curly Flat Chardonnay Macedon Ranges 2016

This is a serious chardonnay from Curly Flat in the Macedon Ranges.  Yellow gold in colour, its aromas of cedar, butter and perfumed citrus resolutely speak of chardonnay.  The palate is full bodied and balanced by quite fresh and minerally acidity.  Ready to drink now, this is a very good chardonnay that can be approached […]

Curly Flat Pinot Gris Macedon Ranges 2018

Note: current vintage not shown This is a lovely pinot gris from Curly Flat in the Macedon Ranges from the 2018 vintage.  Pale in colour, it opens to aromas of ginger, apple and spiced pears.  The palate is dry, really fresh, with saline acidity, good length and a medium-full body.  Ready to drink now, this […]

Curly Flat Lacuna Macedon Ranges Chardonnay 2017

Curly Flat’s 2017 vintage of the Lacuna chardonnay from the Macedon Ranges opens to aromas of yellow grapefruit, pear and an attractive stoney note.  The palate has a medium-full body, with fresh acidity and yellow grapefruit and saline overtones.  As it opens up in the glass, the wine takes on a savoury character and has […]

Curly Flat Macedon Ranges Pinot Noir 2016

This is an excellent pinot noir release from Curly Flat.  It unfurls in the glass to reveal an aroma of  redcurrant, florals in general and roses in particular.  The palate is terrifically balanced with long length and its viscosity balanced by fresh acidity.  This wine has a Burgundian sensibility, and can be approached now.  Rating: […]