Palliser Estate Hua Nui Martinborough Pinot Noir (2019)

The classy 2019 vintage (5*) is from the site previously called Wharekauhau Vineyard, planted in 1998. Deep ruby, it has a perfumed, savoury bouquet. Mouthfilling, it is impressively complex, with youthful, ripe cherry, plum, spice and nut flavours, rich and finely textured. Likely to be long-lived, it's well worth cellaring to 2023+.


Type: Red Wines
Variety: Pinot Noir
Vintage: 2019
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $85 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
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.

When to drink: 2023

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