Kumeu River Hunting Hill Pinot Noir (2019)

Grown on the slopes above Mate's Vineyard, directly over the road from the winery at Kumeu, the impressive 2019 vintage (4.5*), barrel-matured for a year, is a rare example of classy Pinot Noir from the Auckland region. Already very expressive, it is a deep ruby, sweet-fruited red, with generous, youthful plum, cherry and spice flavours, seasoned with nutty oak, and fine, supple tannins. Best drinking 2023+.

Details

Type: Red Wines
Variety: Pinot Noir
Vintage: 2019
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★✰ – 4.5 Stars
Price: $50 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: –V

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2021

When to drink: 2023

Leave a Reply