|Tuck's Ridge Mornington Peninsula Pinot Noir 1996|
Winery: Tuck's Ridge
Region: Australia - Victoria - Mornington Peninsula
Varietal: Pinot Noir
Best Drinking: 1998 to 1999
Best Vintages: '94, '97
Drink with: Grilled Atlantic salmon
Produced from 10 hectares of estate plantings and now released in three modes: Reserve, varietal and the far cheaper third label of Altera.
James Halliday Jun 01 1998 Rating: 86 out of 100
Light to medium red; the bouquet is light but does show varietal character in a somewhat leafy mould. The palate, while light, is holding quite well, with good structure and forest floor varietal character.
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