From Auckland-based Tamra Kelly (formerly chief winemaker at Yealands Estate), the 2017 vintage (5*) is a powerful, single-vineyard red. Fragrant, sturdy and savoury, with deep, ripe flavours of plums, spices, herbs and nuts, it’s already a lovely mouthful, but well worth cellaring.
Type: Red Wines
Variety: Pinot Noir
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $55 NZD
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.