Akitu A2 Central Otago Pinot Noir (2018)

Grown at high altitude at Mt Barker, in the Wanaka sub-region, the 2018 vintage (4.5*) was designed as a 'highly drinkable wine of unthinkable quality'. Matured in French oak casks, it is a bright ruby, attractively scented red, with strong, ripe, cherryish, spicy, nutty flavours, fresh acidity, and loads of drink-young charm. Best drinking 2022+.

Details

Type: Red Wines
Variety: Pinot Noir
Vintage: 2018
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★✰ – 4.5 Stars
Price: $40 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2021

When to drink: 2022

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