The debut 2019 vintage (5*) is rare – 852 bottles were made. Barrel-aged, and bottled unfined and unfiltered, it is full-coloured, fragrant, mouthfilling and supple, with generous blackcurrant, plum, red berry and spice flavours, finely integrated oak, and a real sense of vigour, delicacy, complexity and harmony. 'Sexy and serious', I jotted down.
Type: Red Wines
Variety: Cabernet Franc
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $45 NZD
Value for Money: AV
The overall rating for quality is Tentative, as Michael has only reviewed a small number of vintages of this particular wine.
Reviewed November 2021