Greystone Thomas Brothers Waipara Valley Pinot Noir (2019)

Powerful but not heavy, the 2019 vintage (5*) was grown in the steep, exposed Brothers Block, hand-harvested, fermented with indigenous yeasts, matured for 16 months in French oak barrels (33 per cent new), and bottled unfined and unfiltered. Deeply coloured, it is mouthfilling, with concentrated plummy, spicy flavours, youthful and complex, and a finely textured, lasting finish. Set for a long life, it's well worth cellaring to 2024 onwards. Certified organic.

Details

Type: Red Wines
Variety: Pinot Noir
Vintage: 2019
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $99 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

This wine is a Potential Classic.

When to drink: 2024

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