Rogue Vine Mischievous Rogue Bay of Islands Syrah (2020)

Still very youthful, the 2020 vintage (5*) was grown at Kerikeri, in Northland, and French oak-matured. Deeply coloured, it has a fragrant, rich, spicy bouquet. Full-bodied, it is concentrated, with strong, vibrant plum, spice and black pepper flavours, a hint of liquorice, fresh acidity and a sustained finish. Showing obvious potential, it's well worth cellaring to 2024+. Good value.

Details

Type: Red Wines
Variety: Syrah
Vintage: 2020
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★✰ – 4.5 Stars
Price: $35 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

When to drink: 2024

Reviewed March 2022

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