Why is Pinot Noir the Devil?

Published by Tamara Harrison - 21st Jun 2019

According to Adelaide Hills winemaker Randal Tomich from RT wines, the King made Shiraz, God made Cabernet and the Devil made Pinot!


Randal chats with us about the challenges winemakers face when producing Pinot Noir. He elaborates on how the grape variety is very delicate and needs to be carefully monitored, from growing in the vineyard to blending in the winery.

Press ▶️ to hear what he has to say!


  • Get to know winemaker Randal Tomich a little better with this short 2-minute video.
  • Follow Randal Tomich on his Naked winemaker page for more updates from his Adelaide Hills, SA vineyard.
  • Invite a friend to join you as an Angel. They’ll receive $100 off their first case, and you’ll get a little extra credit in your Naked Wines piggy bank. Everyone’s a winner!