Akarua The Siren Bannockburn Central Otago Pinot Noir (2016)

The 2016 vintage (5*) of Akarua's top Pinot Noir was estate-grown and selected from the best eight barrels out of 800. Deep ruby, it is a powerful, sturdy, very ripe-tasting wine, lush and smooth, with concentrated plum, cherry and spice flavours, and very gentle tannins. Youthful, with a complex bouquet, it should break into full stride 2021+.

Details

Type: Red Wines
Variety: Pinot Noir
Vintage: 2016
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $100 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2021

This wine is a Potential Classic.

When to drink: 2021

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