2021 Estate Pinot Noir Wairau River, Marlborough, New Zealand
An excellent expression of varietal character with concentrated notes of raspberry, cherry and wild berry fruits, accompanied with rich savoury bramble and hints of oak. and supple tannins for an elegant structure. This Pinot Noir comes from low yielding vines to create wines this great intensity of flavour. The grapes are destemmed and fermented in open top container with hand plunging for more extraction of flavour and tannin and then aged in oak for 9 months, creating a Pinot Noir to rival those from Burgundy.
Try with Lamb, Spiced Duck, Char Siu Pork, Roast Chicken with Confit Ragù, Wild mushrooms and Polenta with Goat cheese and Herbs, Mushroom Risotto.
Yes-certified sustainable and suitable for Vegetarians.