Astrolabe Comelybank Vineyard Waihopai Valley Marlborough Pinot Noir (2019)

The powerful 2019 vintage (5*) was grown in the lower Waihopai Valley, hand-harvested and matured for 10 months in French oak casks (25 per cent new). Boldly coloured, it is a fresh, very youthful, almost Syrah-like red, with dense, plummy, spicy flavours, a hint of liquorice, and obvious potential. Best drinking 2023+.

Details

Type: Red Wines
Variety: Pinot Noir
Vintage: 2019
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $50 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2021

When to drink: 2023

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