Nockie's Palette Waitaki North Otago Pinot Gris (2019)

The powerful 2019 vintage (5*) was late-harvested, barrel-fermented and made in a basically dry style. Bright, light yellow/green, it is a very distinctive, sturdy, fleshy wine, with deep stone-fruit flavours, a rich, oily texture, moderate acidity and a long, slightly spicy finish. Drinking well now, it's also a strong candidate for cellaring.

Details

Type: White Wines
Variety: Pinot Gris
Vintage: 2019
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $39 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2022

The overall rating for quality is Tentative, as Michael has only reviewed a small number of vintages of this particular wine.

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