Lowburn Ferry Home Block Central Otago Pinot Noir (2017)

The powerful 2017 vintage (5*) is a single-vineyard red, hand-harvested in the Cromwell Basin and matured in French oak barriques (38 per cent new). Deep ruby, with a fragrant, very ripe bouquet, it is highly concentrated, with dense, youthful plum and spice flavours, a hint of liquorice, and fine, supple tannins. Blossoming with age, it should be a 10-year wine.

Details

Type: Red Wines
Variety: Pinot Noir
Vintage: 2017
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $50 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2021

This wine is a Potential Classic.

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