From Sacred Hill, the vibrant 2020 vintage (3.5*) was 'aged for a short period with some French oak.' Instantly appealing, it is bright ruby, with mouthfilling body, good depth of ripe cherry, plum and spice flavours, a touch of savoury complexity, and a smooth finish. Best drinking 2022.
Type: Red Wines
Variety: Pinot Noir
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★✰ – 3.5 Stars
Price: $22 NZD
Value for Money: V+
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.
When to drink: 2022