Kingston Estate Pinot Gris 2012

This pinot gris from Kingston Estate is bright and near water-white in colour. ¬†Aromatically, it expresses a medium intensity note of pears and lemons. ¬†On the palate, loose knit acidity and quite a light body (for pinot gris) frame a lemon dominant flavour profile. ¬†Lemon pith and pears are there too, as well as aContinue reading “Kingston Estate Pinot Gris 2012”

Kingston Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2011

This Kingston Estate cabernet sauvignon has some interest for the modest price of $14. ¬† A medium(+) intensity ruby in colour, it opened to youthful aromatics of cloves, blackberry, blueberry, spice, earth and bay leaf, the latter its perhaps most dominant character. ¬†On the palate medium length and a chewy texture, filled out by someContinue reading “Kingston Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2011”