The 2017 vintage (3*) is made by Whitehaven for LegaSea, to help fund its work to restore inshore fisheries to abundance. Light ruby, it is a medium-bodied style, with ripe cherry, plum and spice flavours, slightly savoury notes adding complexity, and a well-rounded finish. Priced right.
Type: Red Wines
Variety: Pinot Noir
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★ – 3 Stars
Price: $20 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.