2011 De Bortoli Windy Peak Pinot Noir

Ralph Kyte-Powell
de bortoli windy peak pinot noir
de bortoli windy peak pinot noir Photo: pspencer@theage.com.au
Variety Pinot noir
WINERY De Bortoli
RRP 12

A remarkable transformation has taken place in Australian pinot noir in the past decade or so. Once, any pinot worth the name cost plenty, and cheaper versions were a waste of space. Not any more. Windy Peak delivers some of the lyrical magic that makes this mysterious red grape so addictive.