Passage Rock Reserve Waiheke Island Syrah (2019)

One of Waiheke's most awarded reds. Estate-grown, the 2019 vintage (5*) was matured for 10 months in "mostly new oak barriques". Dark and dense, it is very youthful, with concentrated, plummy, spicy flavours, a hint of liquorice, fresh acidity and a rich, finely structured finish. Set for a long life, it should be at its best 2025+.

Details

Type: Red Wines
Variety: Syrah
Vintage: 2019
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $75 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2022

This wine is a Super Classic.

When to drink: 2025

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