Michael Noyce knows a thing or two about wine. The Wahroonga vineyard owner runs Noyce Brothers Wine in Wollombi with brothers Peter and Phillip, who also directed films such as Rabbit Proof Fence.

It’s the most southerly commercial vineyard in the Hunter Valley, and the family has been farming there for more than 40 years.

And while it’s easy to find a bottle you like, knowing which wine is best poured with what requires a little bit of advice.