Recognition

Tag: Foggy Hill Vineyard 2022 Pinot Noir

“Quite different to a lot of Australian Pinot Noir, and that’s no bad thing either.” – 94 Points | Gary Walsh | The Wine Front – Tapanappa Foggy Hill Pinot Noir 2022

Author: Gary Walsh
Source: The Wine Front
Date: Feb 2024

It smells almost steely to me, which I like, and in with that there’s a pleasing green herb, mint and rosy perfume, cherry and strawberry, some cedar/pencil oak too. It’s medium-bodied with excellent structure, the quality of the tannin here …

Read the rest of the review

“Impressive stuff”- 95 Points | Windsor Dobbin | WD Wine of The Week – Tapanappa Foggy Hill Pinot Noir 2022

Author: Windsor Dobbin
Source: WD Wine of The Week
Date: Feb 2024

The Tapanappa label is the result of a 40+ year mission of veteran winemaker Brian Croser and his family to make world-class wines from the most “distinguished sites” in South Australia. The Foggy Hill vineyard on the Fleurieu Peninsula might …

Read the rest of the review

“A refined kit.”- 94 Points | Ned Goodwin MW | JamesSuckling.com – Tapanappa Foggy Hill Pinot Noir 2022

Author: James Suckling
Source: JamesSuckling.com
Date: Jan 2024

Smoked charcuterie notes are muddled with cardamon, dill and white pepper, conferring a savory tone without straying into verdancy. Red cherry, orange zest and rhubarb. A lovely mid-weighted pinot, fleet of foot and balletic. A refined kit of sinuous tannins, …

Read the rest of the review

“A very serious Pinot expression”- 92 Points | Angus Hughson | Wine Pilot – Tapanappa Foggy Hill Pinot Noir 2022

Author: Angus Hughson
Source: Wine Pilot
Date: Jan 2024

Lovely generous aromas of berry compote, damp earth, truffle and spice are seamless intertwined with quality French oak. It then takes a more savoury turn with touches of wood smoke, freshly turned earth with spicy, stalky tones building towards a …

Read the rest of the review

“Builds effortlessly to a sustained long finish.”- 95 Points | Ray Jordan | Wine Pilot – Tapanappa Foggy Hill Pinot Noir 2022

Author: Ray Jordan
Source: Wine Pilot
Date: Nov 2023

This vineyard was planted on the Fleurieu Peninsula by Brian Croser 20 years ago and it quickly established a reputation for high class Pinot Noir. The 2022 was the outcome of a low cropping, cool vintage, which is reflected in …

Read the rest of the review

“Early complexity, which should only increase over time.”- 94 Points | Ken Gargett | Wine Pilot – Tapanappa Foggy Hill Pinot Noir 2022

Author: Ken Gargett
Source: Wine Pilot
Date: Nov 2023

Brian Croser is one of Australia’s most innovative and legendary winemakers, a reputation forged over decades. At the Foggy Hill Vineyard on the Fleurieu Peninsula, he has turned his hand to Pinot Noir. This example is from the fine 2022

Read the rest of the review

“A joy to drink now but will drink well and develop for a decade at least.”| Max Allen | Australian Financial Review – Tapanappa Foggy Hill Pinot Noir 2022

Author: Max Allen
Source: Australian Financial Review
Date: Nov 2023

Like the chardonnay, this deceptively fresh, juicy and youthful pinot is a joy to drink now – all snappy cherry fruit – but will drink well and develop for a decade at least.…

Read the rest of the review

‘Sublime conditions’: how La Nina paid off for a top Aussie wine label by Max Allen

Author: Max Allen
Source: Financial Review
Date: Nov 2023

Two decades after embarking on a passion project atop a foggy hill, Brian Croser is pouring wines that show the benefits of cooler vintages. From the upcoming Young Rich issue, out on October 27.

Max Allen Drinks columnist

I first …

Read the rest of the review

“An excellent wine on our hands here.”- 95 Points GOLD | Campbell Mattinson | Halliday Wine Companion – Tapanappa Foggy Hill Pinot Noir 2022

Author: Campbell Mattinson
Source: Halliday Wine Companion
Date: Nov 2023

It was a cool vintage but there’s plenty of weight to this release. There are ample twiggy spice notes too, or variations thereof, which is interesting given that the grapes were completely destemmed. Mace, green but fragrant herbs, and plum notes that …

Read the rest of the review

Classical in shape and style with very appealing fruit complexity and length.| 95 points | Andrew Caillard MW | The Vintage Journal – Tapanappa Foggy Hill Vineyard Pinot Noir 2022

Author: Andrew Caillard MW
Source: The Vintage Journal
Date: Oct 2023

Medium deep colour. Pure strawberry, red cherry, touch herb garden/ dried roses aromas and flavours. Supple and fresh with lovely inky density and some underlying vanilla notes. Finishes chalky and minerally. Classical in shape and style with very appealing fruit …

Read the rest of the review

Don't miss out on the next vintage of Tapanappa Chardonnays again!

Sign up for Tappening Newsletter and be the first to receive information on our newest releases, upcoming events and much more.
Tappening

Sorry we have to ask

To enter this site you must be at least 18 years old.

By clicking enter, I certify that I am over the age of 18.