The Raptor Marlborough Pinot Noir 2020 – 6 Pack

$155.00

This beautiful drop was harvested from the Waihopai Valley at precisely the right time to create a silky velvet, dark garnet coloured Pinot Noir.

A limited release expression consisting of small parcels of fruit from our flagship vineyard, the Eyrie Vineyard in the Waihopai Valley Marlborough.

We select fruits from only the finest of our harvest, integrating elements of barrel fermentation for a fuller body and increased complexity.

 

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Description

Region

Marlborough.

Style

Full bodied elegant style.

Vineyard

Sourced from the Eyrie vineyard.

Winemaker

Chloe Gabrielsen

Vinification

Fermented for a full 11 months in seasoned French oak barriques

Appearance

Dark garnet with slight purple tinged rim.

Bouquet

Rich concentrated nose with coffee and spices and dark rich fruits.

Palate

Juicy dark fruit up front with coffee notes, black olives and spices. This wine shows a lovely dried quality showing hints of dried wild thyme and sun dried red currants entwined with a focused structure and long complex finish with toasted highlights.

Cellaring

Enjoy now or if you are a patient appreciator of wine, you can cellar for 5+ years.

Vegan

Vegetatian Friendly

Packaging

6 x 750mL bottles, screw cap closure

Info

Serving Temp
19ºC
Alcohol
13%
Total Acidity
5.5g/L
Residual Sugar
0.3g/L
pH
3.55

Tasting Notes