Crying out for cellaring, the 2020 vintage (4*) was grown in "The Gravels" and matured for 14 months in French oak barriques (45 per cent new). Full-coloured, it is mouthfilling, with strong, vibrant red berry, plum and spice flavours, a hint of blackcurrants, fresh acidity and nutty oak adding complexity. Best drinking 2024+.
Type: Red Wines
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★ – 4 Stars
Price: $32 NZD
Value for Money: –V
The overall rating for quality is Tentative, as Michael has only reviewed a small number of vintages of this particular wine.
When to drink: 2024
Reviewed November 2021