Head Red G-S-M 2013, or, Goldilocks approved

I’m not going to lie to you. It was not my discerning eye, but the canny manoeuvring of a cheeky Vintage Cellars staff member, that led me to choose this particular drop. When I stumbled upon it, it was labelled as the “Best Wine of 2014” and even had one of those labels dangling round…… Continue reading Head Red G-S-M 2013, or, Goldilocks approved

The Stump Jump GSM 2008, or, Nan’s fruit loaf

OK, so I’ll admit, I drank this one blind and thought to myself: ‘hmmm, light, fruit driven. Bit of complexity… Must be a pinot’. Oh, how wrong (did I mention I’m not a master sommelier?!) But understandably so, I’d say. It’s an enjoyable wine that’s light-bodied but still has a fair amount going on in…… Continue reading The Stump Jump GSM 2008, or, Nan’s fruit loaf