Mt Difficulty Ghost Town Bendigo Pinot Noir (2019)

Already delicious, but still unfolding, the 2019 vintage (5*) is a single-vineyard red, grown on Chinaman's Terrace, at Bendigo, and matured for a year in French oak barrels (24 per cent new). Ruby hued, it is a mouthfilling, very savoury and supple wine, richly varietal, with ripe, cherryish, nutty flavours, showing excellent complexity, and a fragrant bouquet. Best drinking 2023+

Details

Type: Red Wines
Variety: Pinot Noir
Vintage: 2019
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $60 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

When to drink: 2023

Past Vintages:
Vintage: 2019; Winemaker’s Rating: 7/7; When to Drink: 22 – 34
Vintage: 2017; Winemaker’s Rating: 6/7; When to Drink: 22 – 32
Notes: WR provided by wineries. P = Peaked.

Reviewed February 2022

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