Giesen Limited Edition Organic Marlborough Syrah (2016)

Grown in the Southern Valleys, the 2016 vintage (5*) is a top example of South Island Syrah. Full-coloured, it is highly fragrant and full-bodied, with ripe, plummy, spicy flavours, hints of liquorice and nutty oak, fresh acidity, and excellent complexity and density. Full of youthful drive, it should flourish for a decade. Certified organic.


Type: Red Wines
Variety: Syrah
Vintage: 2016
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $40 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

The overall rating for quality is Tentative, as Michael has only reviewed a small number of vintages of this particular wine.

Reviewed July 2022

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