Burn Cottage Moonlight Race Central Otago Pinot Noir (2019)

Already drinking well, the 2019 vintage (5*) was estate-grown at the company's sites at Lowburn and Bannockburn. Hand-picked from 16 to 20 year-old vines, it was fermented with indigenous yeasts and matured in French oak casks (21 per cent new). Deep, bright ruby, with a fragrant, savoury bouquet, it is mouthfilling, vigorous and sweet-fruited, with concentrated, youthful cherry, plum and spice flavours, supple tannins, and impressive complexity and harmony. Best drinking 2024+.


Type: Red Wines
Variety: Pinot Noir
Vintage: 2019
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $49 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

This wine is a Potential Classic.

When to drink: 2024

Reviewed December 2021

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