Blackenbrook Nelson Muscat 2010

What with a major earthquake devastating Christchurch especially the eastern suburbs where I live, tasting and reviewing  has taken a back seat of late… Back in December 2010, Ursula at Blackenbrook sent me three new aromatics to try and review – a 2009 Riesling, 2010 Pinot Gris and this bottle of 2010 Muscat. I haven’t tasted this variety before so was looking forward to a new experience – I was very pleasantly surprised with this wine. This was the first commercially produced Muscat in the South Island of NZ using sustainable production methods, accredited by Sustainable Winegrowing New Zealand Floral in the nose (the winemaker’s … Continue reading