Dunstan Road Central Otago Pinot Noir (2016)

From a small vineyard near Alexandra, the savoury, tightly structured 2016 vintage (4*) was matured for a year in French oak casks. Ruby-hued, it is mouthfilling, with youthful, moderately rich cherry, plum, spice and nut flavours, fresh acidity, finely balanced tannins, and good complexity. Best drinking 2021+.


Type: Red Wines
Variety: Pinot Noir
Vintage: 2016
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★ – 4 Stars
Price: $35 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2021

The overall rating for quality is Tentative, as Michael has only reviewed a small number of vintages of this particular wine.

When to drink: 2021

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