Date: Mar 31/09, Tue Time: 04:00:00-05:00:00 Style: Sit-Down
Penny's Hill & Mr. Riggs Tasting – John Hanna & Sons arrived with a spectacular introduction to some of south Australia's most delicious small production wines.
This tasting featured wines from Penny's Hill Estate Winery and a new label produced by Penny's Hill Winemaker Ben Riggs simply dubbed "Mr. Riggs".
Sophie Robson made the long trip from Australia to present this sit down tutored tasting. The line-up of wines for this tasting included:
Mr. Riggs Shiraz "The Gaffer" (Parker 90/100 Points)
Mr. Riggs Shiraz (Parker 93/100 Points)
Mr. Riggs Cabernet Sauvignon "Coonawarra" (Not yet reviewed)
Penny's Hill Shiraz "Red Dot" (Parker 91/100)
Penny's Hill Fortified Shiraz (Parker 91/100)
Nice wines indeed.