What style do you think characterises the pinot of your region?
The cooler pinot noir sites in the Adelaide Hills tend to produce more elegant wines with brighter red fruit flavours as well as brambly and herb characters. Many Hills’ pinot makers are also producing more adventurous styles through the use of whole bunches and berries.
Tell us three things we need to know about your region?
Amazing regional diversity extending all the way from McLaren Vale in the south to Barossa in the north. Beautiful scenery with a multitude of picturesque spots. Interesting local food and beverage culture – so many wines, beers, ciders, and gins to try with fine dining, cafes and country pub fare.
What’s the one thing we simply must do in your region?
Get some hiking in before indulging.
When no one is watching, you drink…
Beer, followed by grenache.
Your pinots are best for…
Sharing with friends and wild mushroom dishes.
Your pinots are best paired with…
Cheese and charcuterie boards, or mushroom dishes.
If not you, who else should people try?
The one song that makes you dance when the beat drops…
What song should we listen to when driving to the winery?
What song should we listen to when driving away and onto the next one?
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