Georges Road Cuvée 43 Waipara Syrah (2016)

Estate-grown and hand-harvested, the 2016 vintage (4*) was matured for 19 months in French oak casks (33 per cent new). Dark and youthful in colour, it is fragrant and full-bodied, with mouthfilling body and fresh, concentrated flavours, brambly and spicy, with a hint of herbs. Best drinking 2021+.


Type: Red Wines
Variety: Syrah
Vintage: 2016
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★ – 4 Stars
Price: $50 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: –V

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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