Gibbston Valley Gold River Central Otago Pinot Noir (2019)

This is the winery's 'lighter' red, for 'immediate enjoyment'. The 2019 vintage (4*) was grown at Gibbston (50 per cent) and Bendigo (50 per cent), hand-picked and matured for nine months in seasoned oak casks. Bright ruby, it is full-bodied and sweet-fruited, with vibrant cherry, plum and spice flavours, fresh and well-rounded. A generous, youthful red, it should be at its best mid-2021+.

Details

Type: Red Wines
Variety: Pinot Noir
Vintage: 2019
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★ – 4 Stars
Price: $25 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: V+

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2021

When to drink: 2021

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