Bald Hills Bannockburn Single Vineyard Central Otago Pinot Noir (2016)

Maturing very gracefully, the 2016 vintage (5* ) was estate-grown and matured for a year in French oak barriques (33 per cent new). Still unfolding, it is full-bodied and vibrantly fruity, with ripe cherry, plum and spice flavours, nutty, savoury notes adding complexity, fresh acidity, and good tannin backbone. Best drinking 2022+.

Details

Type: Red Wines
Variety: Pinot Noir
Vintage: 2016
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★✰ – 4.5 Stars
Price: $46 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: –V

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2021

When to drink: 2022

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