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New Zealand, Central Otago

Mt. Difficulty

Mt. Difficulty 'Roaring Meg' Pinot Noir 2017

Mt. Difficulty 'Roaring Meg' Pinot Noir 2017 90 pts James Suckling


Awards, Reviews and other Notes

90 pts James Suckling October 2018
Fresh aromas, deep flavors and a handy, fleshy structure. This is packed with bright red cherries and made for immediate drinking.
88 pts Wine Enthusiast November 2019
A mélange of ripe red and black fruits, crushed violets, baking spices and woody notes make up the nose on this plush Pinot. The tannins are a little chunky amidst the silky mouthfeel and this could use more of the elegance this variety so willingly offers. This is a fruit-forward, oak-forward Pinot for everyday drinking



Winemaker Notes

This wine celebrates Pinot Noir in Central Otago. Dark cherry and wild raspberry dominate with a briary note in the background; soft sweet brown spice characters add detail. Dark berry notes, framed by dried herb elements lead the wine onto the palate; the wine flows with good texture. Fine elegant tannins rise out of the mid-palate and then are displaced by the wine’s crunchy cherry acidity. Refreshing and engaging.



Chemical Analysis

Price

SKU

Varietal

13.5% alcohol by volume

$17.99

16146

Pinot Noir


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