Tim Kirk dusts off his secateurs and pitches in with picking his small Pinot Noir block. This is the first fruit of the 2014 vintage.
It has been a remarkable journey for Clonakilla. When John Kirk planted the first vines in 1971 he had no idea that his vineyard would one day be celebrated as one of the best in the country. Along the way there have been trials and tribulations as well as moments of unprecendented success.
Over time something important has become clear: Murrumbateman and Shiraz are…